Greetings from Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit!
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As summer turns up the temperature, we all tend to think of a large lovely swimming pool or bouncing around in the Ocean waves.
If that is where your mindset is right now, then we are pleased to present these three fantastic options for your next vacation on the Coast.
Casa la Onda
In Puerto Vallarta, located in the Gringo Gulch area, we are pleased to offer Casa La Onda with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, a swimming pool and a breath taking view of Puerto Vallarta.
Click here for more details and affordable rates — https://www.galvanrealestateandservices.com/es/properties/casa-la-onda/
This lovely 2 bedroom Penthouse located on the beach in Nuevo Vallarta is close to shops, recreation and fine restaurants. This delightful 2 bedroom condo is equipped with everything you will need for a great vacation on the beach.
Click here for more details — https://www.galvanrealestateandservices.com/properties/penthouse-calukmal/
Casa Bendita in Lo De Marcos is a newly refurbished duplex with a pool just 4 blocks to the beach and four blocks to the Town Square. You can rent one unit or both for up to eight guests!
You can browse both units here –
Real Estate Spotlight –
*Villa Vista Encantada*
New Listing Alert just steps to the beach in charming Chacala.
This charming Duplex is literally steps to the main beach in Chacala!
The ground floor unit is comprised of 2 bedrooms, each with en-suite bathrooms, plus a 3rd bathroom for your convenience in the main living area.
The 2nd level unit has an impressive ocean view rooftop bar and lounge area Offers 2 bedrooms.
Moving up the spiral to the top terraza, you will be greeted with the hand crafted parota wood bar and seating areas with sweeping ocean and mountain views
The entire property boasts 4 bedrooms, 6 bathooms, 2 full Kitchens and a storage bodega.
Once you see this property, you will be impressed with the options, the size and the value!
For more information and photos click here – https://www.galvanrealestateandservices.com/properties/19593/
Lote de Arbol in Lo de Marcos
On the North side of the River in the majestic lush green lands of Lo de Marcos, you will find Lote del Arbol.
This lot is 10 by 20 square meters, with Electricity to the lot line.
Listed for Sale at the impressively low price of just $16,000.00 this piece of land will not last long.
For more details, click here — https://www.galvanrealestateandservices.com/properties/lote-arbol/
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As we strive to get the word out in a timely manner on New Listings for Sale, Current Events and New Properties for rent, and to engage with our clients one on one In a more interactive manner, we have found that our Facebook Page is the excellent option.
At the time of writing this newsletter we have just over 15,400 followers and that increases each day which is something we are all very proud of. We would love to see that number surpass 16,000.00 followers in the near future.
If you are not following us on Facebook, we hope that you will do so now — https://www.facebook.com/GalvanRealEstateAndServices/
Banderas Bay and Puerto Vallarta Events –
Event Calendar for Banderas Bay & Beyond
…on Puerto Vallarta’s Liveliest Website! www.banderasnews.com
12th Banderas Bay Marlin and Tuna Fishing Tournament
Fishing teams with up to four members per boat are invited to participate in the Bahía de Banderas Sport Fishing Club’s 12th International Tuna and Marlin Fishing Tournament in Banderas Bay, which will take place July 26-28, 2018 at the Vallarta Yacht Club in the Paradise Village Marina.
Garlic and Mango Festival Continues at The River Café
Mangoes are ripe for the picking over the next few months – especially at The River Café, where cuisine and nature meld exquisitely. Mango lovers will be rejoicing as this popular Puerto
Vallarta restaurant brings back their ‘For the Love of Garlic and Mango Festival’ from June 11 through July 31.
Daiquiri Dick’s Makes Summer Sizzle in Puerto Vallarta
Banderas News Team
An authentic world kitchen can be found at Daiquiri Dick’s. The menu at this popular restaurant on Los Muertos Beach is always evolving, and their bi-weekly Summer Sizzle dinner menu makes it easy to sample cuisines from all over the world – right here in Puerto Vallarta.
Get Your Taste Buds Ready for Summer at No Way José!
You asked for it, you got it! No Way José! opens its downstairs air-conditioned bar for dinner service starting June 13. With a daily happy hour featuring 2×1 domestic cocktails, you can beat the heat and try the weekly cocktail and dinner specials especially suited for Vallarta summers.
Every year in May, the Office of Cultural Projects organizes an exhibition dedicated to Puerto Vallarta to celebrate the city’s and the gallery’s anniversary. This year’s exhibit, ‘You Are Here: Cartographies of a Destination,’ opens May 26, 2018 and will remain on display through August 25.
PV Real Estate Walking Tours Back by Popular Demand
The JG Group
Join The JG Group’s Vallarta Real Estate Advisors Julie Guerrero and Dean McConkey on Saturdays for the only real estate walking tour in La Zona Romantica. These free tours visit nine of the new real estate projects in one of PV’s fastest growing areas. (Advance reservations required.)
BabelBar’s Cuale Music Festival Feature 7 Live Bands
Do you love outdoor concerts? If so, head over to BabelBar on the Rio Cuale Island this Saturday, July 28 for the 2018 Cuale Music Festival. Featuring some of the best musicians in Puerto Vallarta, the music starts at 12:30 pm, and the free entertainment continues all day long.
Enjoy a Spectacular Sunday Brunch at The River Café
There is no better way to spend your Sunday than with a leisurely brunch at The River Café. Enjoy your favorite breakfast and lunch items, including an omelet station, coffee, juice and much more in a beautiful setting and relaxed atmosphere, every Sunday from 8:00 am to 1:30 pm.
‘Beers, Boys & Burgers’ Every Sunday at Hotel Mercurio
Banderas News Team
The poolside bar at Hotel Mercurio has long been a favorite hangout, but on Sundays, the party amps up a few notches with the ‘Beers, Boys & Burgers’ Party. From 4:00 to 7:00 pm, the hunky Mercurio boys serve up tasty hamburger sliders and all the beers you can drink for just $150 pesos!
Biblioteca Los Mangos Offers Summer Courses for Kids
The Puerto Vallarta Public Library, Biblioteca Los Mangos, is offering children ages 3-13 four fun-filled weeks of activities during this year’s Summer Camp. Scheduled to take place from July 9th to August 3rd, all Summer courses are inclusive, educational and entertaining.
Spend a Day at the Puerto Vallarta SPCA Sanctuary
Ordinary people come to Vallarta to vacation. Extraordinary people come to Vallarta and volunteer! Spend a rewarding afternoon cuddling with the animals at Puerto Vallarta’s SPCA. Our dogs and cats are awaiting ‘forever homes,’ and need your help to jump start their socialization.
In July ExPats in Vallarta, a totally social group offering informal fellowship and assistance for expat residents and visitors, will be hosting Happy Hour Gatherings every Tuesday from 5-7 pm and two Special Dinners on Thursdays July 12th and 26th. Make your reservations now!
Vallarta Garden Club Summer Social Set for July 31
Grab your friends and join the Puerto Vallarta Garden Club at Incanto on July 31 from 6-8 pm for our next monthly cocktail party! Open to all, not just Garden Club members, our summer socials are a great way to meet new people and find out what the PVGC is all about.
Condos, Casas & Cocktails: FREE Real Estate Seminars
Thinking of buying Vallarta real estate? Join Tropicasa Realty & Garbo Bar for ‘Condos, Casas & Cocktails’ – a casual, yet informative, conversation about purchasing real estate in Mexico – every other Thursday at one of Puerto Vallarta’s most exciting residential developments, Pier 57.
Riviera Nayarit Shines Brighter Than Ever This Summer
Less than an hour from Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico’s Pacific Treasure, is poised to take center stage this summer with two exciting events that highlight the region’s culture and cuisine – the Punta Mita Beach Festival and the Masters of the Kitchen Culinary Fest.
Monzón Brewing Celebrates First Year in Vallarta
Monzón Brewing Company co-founders Miranda and Reid Mortimer are thrilled to announce that they will be throwing a party celebrating their first year of operation here in Puerto Vallarta on August 4th from 4-10 pm. All are welcome to come enjoy beer and food specials, games and more.
Cheryl’s Shoebox 3rd Annual Summer Bash, August 5
To raise funds for shoes for Puerto Vallarta students and and supplies for local after-school programs, Cheryl’s Shoebox is hosting their 3rd Annual Summer Bash on August 5 at Babel Bar on La Isla Rio Cuale. Come enjoy a great afternoon of fun, games, live music & more – for a good cause!
Traditional Corn Festival in Jala, Nayarit, August 6–15
Every year during the first two weeks of August, the annual Sweet Corn Festival in Jala, Nayarit, a region where the largest corncobs in the world are grown, gives everyone a chance to experience a very Mexican tradition. This year’s festival is taking place August 6th–15th.
ExPats in Vallarta Announce August Happy Hours & Events
ExPats in Vallarta, a fun and friendly group offering informal fellowship and assistance for expat residents and visitors, have lots of fun scheduled for August. They’ll be hosting Happy Hour Gatherings every Tuesday from 5-7 pm and Evening Out Dinners on Thursdays, August 16th and 30th.
Legendary Mexican Surfers Host Punta Mita Surf Camp
Learn to master the waves from three legendary Mexican surfers: Coco Nogales, Diego Cadena and Fernando Stalla at the Punta Mita Surf Camp. Set to be held from August 8-12, this camp is perfect for all skill levels, and includes much more than just riding the waves.
Guadalajara Hosts 25th Int’l Mariachi & Charro Festival
One of the most important cultural events of the year in Guadalajara, the birthplace of Mexico’s Mariachi and Charro traditions, is the International Mariachi & Charro Festival. In 2018, the festival celebrates 25 years with festivities at various venues in and around the city, Aug 20-Sept 2.
Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Luzia’ Opens in Guadalajara Aug. 30
While Banderas Bay area residents and visitors eagerly await the opening of the Cirque du Soleil theme park that’s currently under construction in Nuevo Vallarta, the show that the park will be centered around, ‘Luzia, A Waking Dream of Mexico,’ will start touring around Mexico in August.
Fishing and golfing enthusiasts are already making plans to visit Puerto Vallarta from November 8-11, 2018 for a long weekend of friendship, fun and entertainment at the 13th edition of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s premiere fishing, golf and spa outing, ‘Hook the Cure Powered by IOTEC.’
ONGOING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
Hotel Hacienda Escondida Offers Summer Splash Day Pass
At Hacienda Escondida, Puerto Vallarta residents and visitors can enjoy a relaxing day enjoying the beautiful pool, jacuzzi, and surrounding leisure areas at this boutique hotel on the city’s south side – without booking a room! – thanks to their new Summer Splash Day Pass.
Sea Turtle Nesting Season on Puerto Vallarta Beaches
Created in 1981, the Puerto Vallarta sea turtle conservation program now draws thousands of tourists to the shores of Banderas Bay every summer for the annual turtle nesting season, which runs from late June to September, and offers travelers an educational vacation experience.
All of us at Galvan Real Estate and Services are here to help with all of your Real Estate, Rental and Property Management questions so, please feel free to contact us anytime.
Office – (327) 275-0233
Have a great day everyone!