Travel Blogs from Puerto Vallarta
... cookies from the local store (see previous pictures) and board the bus. Seat # 38. We're off at 8:30am and I recline the seat back to continue my interrupted sleep from earlier. Not happening. The whole group is so excited about the trip they're all hootin' and hollering, singing, running around and just plain loco. So I give up on sleeping and watch the scenery. An hour later, everyone's burnt out and so peace and quiet prevail. Our ride moves from the city to the outskirts and ...
Day 5 - afternoon/evening
Temperature: 29 Celsius
Weather: Partly cloudy sky
According to a brochure handed out to me' this "Town, Country and Tequila" half-day shore excursion tour combined the charm of both "old and new" of Puerto Vallarta in Mexico! Our first stop of the day was downtown where I had the thrill of walking along ...
... Guero le Marisco.
We wandered and shopped for a while, then hopped on a bus back to the ship. Now that was an adventure. Of note: the bus driver whose seat was a lawn chair lashed to a frame in front of the wheel; the man who got on with his guitar, who played and sang until his stop; the box where people deposited their fare, which looked more like a cigar box, than anything else. It was wide open, and not one person tried to steal from it. ...
... okay to wait.
To our pleasant suprise, Theresa and I were two of only 4 people left, another couple we later found out was from Los Angeles also got left behind. Shortly after, our driver Andres came and got us and ushered us to a small white van. We struck lucky and ended up being on a small tour group of only 5 people including Theresa and I and we were on our way into Puerto Vallarta with our "private" driver.
Our first stop, Puerto Vallarta. ...
... GatoGo. It started out with the build up and
preparation for our big South Pacific jump in April. We cleared out of Mexico and were on our way
to French Polynesia, then we were thwarted by the loss of a propeller and closing of a weather window to successfully make the journey. The decision to abort and put off the trip for
a year was a very difficult one but after serious thought and working through ...
Other places to stay in Puerto Vallarta
Playa del Caballo s/n, Puerto Vallarta | 4 star ranchfrom $323