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Hoteliers: Mexico is ‘full of opportunities’

In 2008 and 2009, the global economic downturn hit Mexico hard. The H1N1 Virus and countless stories of drug violence that followed didn’t help either. Some hotel chains continued to expand, while many others paid down debts and put developments on hold. Now investors see opportunity.

Mexico again most visited country for U.S. travelers

By Bill Poling Travel Weekly Mexico remained the most visited country in the world for U.S.-originating travelers in 2011, being the destination for a third of the 58 million Americans who traveled outside the country last year, according…
RESULTS: The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor

The Results: The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor

  A Love Affair with Elizabeth Taylor Christie’s auction of The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor had us rapt. Punta Mita’s neighbor, Puerto Vallarta was born to the world by Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton – whose scandalous…
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St. Regis Event Special: Punta Sayulita Classic

The St. Regis is offering a special rate from March 5 – 15, 2012. $315 (USD) + 19% tax + 10% service, per room, per night. Mention “Punta Sayulita Classic” when you make your reservation. St. Regis – Punta Mita
Explore Puerto Vallarta and beyond via the lens of Mark Callanan
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Puerto Vallarta Crime? It is Safer than our Downtowns – The Victoria Times Colonist

By Vicki Melville, Times Colonist January 11, 2012 Having just returned from a one-month vacation in the beautiful city of Puerto Vallarta, I am astounded to see how quickly the media tarnishes the entire country for one isolated act of violence. Without…

PEACE ArteVida 2012 – Punta de Mita, Nayarit

For more information contact: Nicole Majewski - PEACE Mexico Nicole@peacemexico.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PEACE ArteVida 2012 – Punta de Mita, Nayarit What better way to spend an evening than to attend a beautiful event benefitting our…
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Mexico As Imagined By the Washington Post

By Dave Lieberman OC Weekly It gets fatiguing reading the same articles on travel to Mexico that parrot the U.S. State Department over and over again. Precious few of those people have ever actually been to the places they're writing about,…
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Exquisite Villa Architecture and Design – St. Regis / Four Seasons Punta Mita Resort

From world-renowned architects Manolo Mestre and Juan Collignon comes Casa Majani. Their holistic approach to architecture pays homage to the natural while incorporating the contemporary. As premiere eco-sensitive designers, both Mestre and Collignon embrace native simplicity and warmth of color to complement modern convenience, providing an alluring and meditative experience.
Images of Puerto Vallarta - Punta Mita - Riviera Nayarit Mexico

Mexico: A guide to which parts are safe to travel to, and which are dangerous

By Andrea Sachs The Washington Post Shortly before Arnoldo Pedroza was scheduled to lead a tour south of Mexico City, the local guide started to worry that recent disturbances would sabotage his trip. He followed news updates anxiously, hoping…
Villa Maria - Lagos del Mar - Jack Nicklaus golf course at the Four Seasons / St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico
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Bali Meets Mexico: Villa Maria at the Punta Mita Resort

Featured in Architetural Digest – Mexico, the home style of Los Vientos del Mar Villas are a refreshing and interesting creation by two of Mexico’s celebrated architects Alfonso Lopez Baz and Javier Calleja.
Cigar Aficionado - The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico
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The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

Bill Nestor Cigar Aficionado I torched a Diplomaticos No. 2 in the Altamira Lounge at the St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, enjoying both the cigar and vibes of the Pacific Coast setting. "We are totally cigar friendly at the resort," said Javier…
Lady Gaga surfing in Punta Mita Mexico
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Lady Gaga surfs Punta Mita!

LivePuntaMita.com We Little Monsters in Punta Mita are going gaga over the newly released pics of mega-superstar Lady Gaga surfing our very favorite break, La Lancha, just offshore of Ranchos. Following the release by TMZ.com of the shots…

My favorite cafe / deli / bakery / quick lunch is Panino’s Artisan Bakery in Sayulita and now Bucerias!!

Paninos is always my first  stop in Sayulita for a rich double espresso macchiato. Now that  a panino's has opend in Bucerias on my drive to Punta de Mita, they are my favorite cafe / deli / bakery / quick lunch. The breads, made with…

Tequila tours: Mexico’s spirit draws drinkers south

By Tracie Cone, Associated Press It's said the national drink of Mexico has magical properties: It closes contracts and opens doors, makes shy people bold and helps form friendships. To the uninitiated, the wrong tequila consumed incorrectly…
El Encanto Punta Mita Resort Penthouse
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El Encanto – Punta Mita Resort Villas and Condos

El Encanto is a highly appealing enclave of waterfront and golf view residences, featuring a variety of three- and four-bedroom floor plans with stunning hand-crafted designs that speak of Mexico. Notable details including central courtyards, large terraces and inviting plunge pools, designed to encourage an indoor-outdoor lifestyle. El Encanto's owners enjoy views of both the Bay of Banderas and the peninsula's Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course.
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St. Regis Punta Mita – North America’s Finest Golf Resort Hotel

May 17th, 2011 by Bob Fagan For many years I’ve been on the lookout for North America’s finest golf resort hotel. Now I’m ready to bestow that honored designation and it goes to The St. Regis Hotel at Punta Mita. Located just a 45-minute…
Tale of the Whale - Pacifico golf course by Jack Nicklaus - Four Seasosn / St. Regis, Punta Mita Resort, Riviera Nayarit, Pacific Mexico

A hole by hole tour: Two Jack Nicklaus golf courses at the Punta Mita Resort

JACK NICKLAUS SIGNATURE GOLF The legendary Jack Nicklaus has designer two spectacular Jack Nicklaus Signature courses at Punta Mita that offer extraordinary ocean views and world-class play. The Pacífico, with eight holes directly facing…

Style me Pretty – Cuixmala – Costa Alegre – Mexico Wedding by Elizabeth Lloyd

Style me Pretty Mexico Wedding by Elizabeth Lloyd Let me let you in on a little secret…more than once during the planning of my wedding, I thought about running off to a sunny destination (with the mister of course) and eloping. I have to…

Kim Kardashian in Punta Mita, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

The Kardashian sisters are vacationing in Punta Mita for Mother's Day. They are regular visitors to the resort as good friend Joe Francis is very generous about his ultra luxe villa on Ranchos beach at the Four Seasons / St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico.