Fishing Banderas Bay

Marlin Fishing

Fishing Banderas Bay

Sport fishing for marlin, tuna, and dorado in Puerto Vallarta is world class. One of my favorite fishing stories about Mexico may surprise, because it’s not a standard about the one that got away, it’s about perspective on life. I can’t recall where I first heard the story, it may be one that people are familiar with but it is relevant because the reference could be to any coastal town on the Pacific coast of  Mexico. For the purposes of this story, we will call the … Read More


Surfing Punta Mita: La Lancha and Burros

La Lancha

Culbeck Family, La Lancha

Surfing in the Punta Mita area of Mexico makes it a very popular destination for both novice and expert surfers. With destinations like Anclotes, La Lancha, Los Veneros, and Punta Burros it is easy to see why people would travel thousands of miles to visit the area. Writer, and surf enthusiast Justin Henderson takes a look at some of the local surf spots.… Read More


Horseback riding in Riviera Nayarit

Horse Back Riding

Horseback riding in the Riviera Nayarit can be the high light of your vacation. It’s a great way to check out the country side or have a laugh, there are usually trips of all kinds, and of varying lengths. No matter which type of trip you select or for how long, they’re a great family memory for all.… Read More


Off Beat Things to do in Puerto Vallarta: Cocodrilario



Watch out Nuevo Vallarta, if you’re not careful you might find a croc or two on the side of the highway. Well, at least you will if you take the time to drive out to Cocodrilario,  where crocodiles are protected in a sanctuary.  The crocodile’s habitat has been affected by development and encroachment into their primary habitat, mangrove swamps.  The Cocodrilario is a great cause, and a fun adventure especially for children of all ages. A real Off The Beaten Path Adventure if you live Read More


Punta Mita: Relax on Anclote beach

Gentle Waves

Learning to surf, Punta Mita

Punta Mita is a small resort village which lies about a 45 minute drive north of the Puerto Vallarta Airport. The town is likely best known for hosting two of the more glamorous hotels in the Puerto Vallarta area, the St. Regis and Four Seasons hotels.  Visitors that are lucky enough to travel there for a day, or a few days, will soon see why these top resorts chose Punta Mita as their location to invest.Read More