Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
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... of us headed out for an open water dive. We paid a bit extra and had the panga to ourselves. We had a phenomenal time. We saw whales, and turtles on the boat ride and once in the water saw all kinds of sea life. In between the two tank dives we snorkeled to a hidden beach that required swimming thru an arch. The arch was about 30 feet from entrance to exit. Once inside there is a beautiful sand beach open to the sky but only accessible ...
... have to wait it out.
If you look at that map above, you'll see 11am Sat. That is Puerto Vallarta, we are about 15 miles away on the north coast (where the yellow line intersects with the north coast of the bay). And yes, we are slightly nervous, I think most folks here are. But we are in the newest marina in the bay, and we ...
... My favorite ones were those people who would come up behind you while you were walking, throw their arm around your shoulder and guide you to their place of business.
“This way, amigos!” The salesmen would shout with reptilian smiles. That was one of several attention-grabbers thrown our way, making it difficult to track how many amigos I had made in the span of 5 minutes. I had warned Joanna of their high-pressure sales tactics, ...
... a boat. How cool is that!? Finally we see land -- The Islas Marķas ("Mary Islands") an archipelago of four islands that belong to Mexico which are still being used as a penal colony. We pass right on by. A half an hour later we spot mainland Mexico and Puerto Vallarta. Large villas line the coastline. As we approach the airport, there are planes everywhere. A commercial ...
... the second signal lights where you see the Tobogan sign on the side of a bodega. It is this gem of a spot, that at one time was a family ranch, but a few years back was turned into an oasis of sorts that includes 3 large pools, a small water slide, a number of polapas, a few out buildings, and a wonderful restaurant built on to the side of a mountain, with a full view of Banderas Bay and all of the towns and cities surrounding it. It is ...