Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Puerto Vallarta
After leaving paradise I made my way up the Pacific coast on the most awesome highway 200. During a pit stop for fuel and to top up the air in my troublesome front tire, a biker rolled up in a Honda 600 dual sport type of motorcycle. Wolf from Germany was travelling around Mexico on his way north so we rode together to PV. Through gravel, dirt and sand construction zones, small towns ...
... a week, so I'd better pack enough fitness clothes. And socks for my runners... enough pairs to last me a little while in case I don't have access to laundry. You just never know. And this is my first go at retirement, although temporary, so I need to be prepared for whatever fashion this adventure might inspire.
And that is my drawn out justification for my two large suitcases....
Regardless of how seamless and natural it feels preparing ...
... the closest yet. Somehow saying good bye. It is such an honor to watch this great beast as we do our practice. He hangs out throughout the hour.
Breakfast with Kaj and Christina. Christina said they would be pulling long faces at dinner as we won't be there. It has been special meeting them and I know we will meet again. These are relationships I want to ...
... is for the floor" she says, but I know she means "they are both for the floor, I don’t care if you’re wet". As soon as my face is dry and the towel placed on its rightful spot I realize that this apartment is a dump, not like the pictures at all. Mai explains that Mollie wants us to stay in this other apartment because of the dogs. Mollie is knocking on 80 but one thing is clear: it’s her way or the highway. I put my most ...
... Montezuma caught up to me. Unbelievably, for a town its size (200,000 or so) there wasn´t a taco stand in site. The only street food was hamburguesas and hot dogs, and that ain`t why you come to Mexico.
So I go into a restaurant that was mostly full of kids in their teens and early twenties that had American music playing. Most of them were having snacks and ice cream but not meals. Normally I would have walked right by but I was ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility