The History Of Chocolate In Mexico-Best Chocolate in Puerto Vallarta

The History Of Chocolate In Mexico

Joanne Silatei Behind the Food, Best Food in Vallarta

Mexico might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of chocolate, but this global sweet treat comes from a tree native to the tropical regions of Latin America. The fruit of these trees is the cacao pod which is where we get one of the world’s favorite sweet treats. Here’s a quick look at the …

Why Retire In Puerto Vallarta

Why Retire In Puerto Vallarta?

Joanne Silatei Travel Tips

Why Retire In Puerto Vallarta? Puerto Vallarta has one of the largest US and Canadian expat populations in the world. While it’s certainly not the only place in Mexico you can retire, snowbird, or move to full-time—it is the most popular. Here’s why to add PV to the top of your expat list. Cost Of Living Is What You Make …

Foodie Resolutions For 2019-Grow Your Own

5 Foodie Resolutions For 2019

Joanne Silatei Mex-ology

Feliz año nuevo! As a foodie what you will be eating in 2019 is high on your list of priorities. You already have a long list of go-to restaurants and recipes, but you must expand your foodie finds. This list of resolutions will help! Travel For Food Food is an essential part of every culture, both regionally and internationally. While …

5 Foods You Have To Try On Your Next Trip To Vallarta-Mole

5 Foods You Have To Try On Your Next Trip To Vallarta

Joanne Silatei Behind the Food, Best Food in Vallarta, Restaurants, Things to Do in Vallarta, Top Picks of Vallarta

Your heading to Mexico so we will assume that street tacos and Tequila are on your list of things to do, but you might be wondering what other foods you should try while you are here? Below is a list of 5 regional and classic Mexican foods that even if you’ve had outside of Mexico—you must try in Puerto Vallarta! …

Where Should You Stay On Your Puerto Vallarta Vacation

Where Should You Stay On Your Next Puerto Vallarta Vacation?

Joanne Silatei Holidays, Travel Tips

Puerto Vallarta and the nearby Nuevo Vallarta have something for travelers of every age, interest, and budget. One of the first things you must consider is where to stay during your Mexican getaway. Here’s what to consider when deciding where to stay. Resorts And All-Inclusives The great thing about all-inclusives is that you don’t have to do much in terms …

Taco 101-How To Eat Street Tacos In Puerto Vallarta-Plastic Plates

Taco 101—How To Eat Street Tacos Like A Vallarta Local

Joanne Silatei Behind the Food

Even if you eat tacos on a regular basis your first authentic Mexican taco will be a whole new experience. Don’t be intimidated because learning how to eat like a local is part of the fun of travel! Here’s what you need to know to eat your taco like a pro, both at street food stands and in sit down …