Why you should go to Puerto Vallarta !

Puerto Vallarta, on Mexico's sunny West coast is considered one of country's top beach destinations and without a doubt, the gayest city in Mexico.

Long a leading destination for LGBTQ travelers from around the world, this gay paradise combines the richness of Mexican traditions with great restaurants, enviable nightlife, adventure vacation and pure relaxation. Puerto Vallarta also has its very own LGBTQ-friendly district -the Zona Romantica (Romantic Zone) on the Bay of Banderas.

Popular year-round with temperatures in the 80s, this resort city draws a big crowd during its five-day Pride in May with music festivals, fashion shows, beach parties and mass commitment ceremonies. And, 2014 saw the launch of the Pink & Proud Women's Party, which promotes and strengthens the lesbian community in Puerto Vallarta.

So, pack a couple bathing suits, sunscreen, flip flops and some nice going out clothes and get ready for a seductive, sexy and sophisticated vacation in one of the world's friendliest cities.

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Beach in a Hole in the Ground

Puerto Vallarta has plenty of beaches to rave about, but none is as usual as the Hidden Beach (Lovers Beach) in Los Islas...

Pre-Columbian Moonshine

Long before Cortés and his conquistadores arrived in Mexico, a moonshine called raicilla was being downed in the mountains...

Take it straight up

We're talking tequila. You're in Mexico where tequila is the national drink. Forget the salt on the hand/bite the lime...

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Best warmest home away from home. Many level and prices for hotels. Great beach life, nightlife, point of interest ...

avoid tourist offices offering free trips to local sites in exchange for condo viewing and a breakfast. See that all boat tours aren't non stop talking loud entertainments scams.

Did a tour boat to ancient Rock ?Island hell ofa noisy trip there. Cannot do any walking on island paddle boards not allowed more than 20 metres from ship. Snorkeling only option. Long, loud, expensive boring. 1/5.

They entrapped me for 6.5 hours $40 cab ride north of P.V. Rip off aggressive 5/5 intense waste if your day. Do not ... don't offer credit card for entrance for ID. Took three weeks to get out of a forced aggressive condo sale. Unpleasant area, holiday people only. Pristine and a huge distance from PV beaches. I was in tears and they refused to return my credit card until I signed. Got a lawyer for $400 to break contract based on coercion.

Great old town galleries, restaurants, shops, custom made espadrilles and the greatest people. Be aware and enjoy your time. Great city. They don't like you on beaches at night. Great trip to see
Botanical Gardens, Terminator Predator filming site, horses to top of hill great, food 3.5/5. But a good activity. So many distilleries. Book for2-3 stops. Not 4-7 stops. The most time is waiting hooking up with other buses just out of town. Two 45 minute stops! Be sure you get that reduced for written refund for over 15 minute wait in the middle of nowhere.

Parasailing, swimming, nudist gay safe island. Bring only $40. Out at 11 am back at 4 or 5 p.m.

Gay dinner and 6 bar/club tour was $80. 4/5. Wine lovers pay $20 more! Ripoff. But 9nly once a week if they have a group of 6-10+. Great tour why is wine more expensive? Next time tequila strawberry margaritas... saves $20!

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It's a great place, very LGBT friendly, nice beaches, good nightlife

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El Pacífico mexicano es encantador y qué mejor ciudad para comprobarlo que Puerto Vallarta.

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Oii tudo bem

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Mexico as everyone knows it's an awesome culture. I love it and sincerely, I will visit again, little city but has a lot to offer. A week wasn't enough. People are friendly and my experience was af

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