A Day Trip to the Tiny Town of Yelapa

Yelapa is an adorable small town twenty miles south of Puerto Vallarta.  It is still fairly undiscovered and a nice escape from the touristy feel of walking along the Malecon in Puerto Vallarta.  There are only about a dozen beach bars/restaurants in the town and everyone is extremely friendly and welcoming. There are two places in the Puerto Vallarta area to catch the water taxi: Los Muertos Pier in Puerto Vallarta and a bit farther south in Boca de Tomatlan.  In Puerto Vallarta, Los Muertos Pier is located in Old Vallarta (La Zona Romantica).  We opted for Boca de…

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Three Days in Paradise: Tips For Exploring Sayulita, Mexico

Day One: We started our journey straight from the Puerto Vallarta airport.  We walked out of the airport and across a pedestrian bridge to catch an Uber ride to Sayulita.  It was 450 pesos and a beautiful, picturesque one-hour drive through the countryside. Av Revolucion street should be one of your first stops.  There are a few Tortillerias where you can get fresh tortillas to go.  We grabbed a couple dozen to take with us to the beach that day and enjoy as an easy snack.   Next we hiked to Playa De Los Muertos, which is just a 15…

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