Being an East Coast girl, I have spent my fair share of time in the resorts of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. There’s nothing quite like the crystal clear blue water of Cancun and Cozumel and the festive party lifestyle. But I was ready to explore a different part of Mexico, its western coastal area of Jalisco, namely a romantic resort in Puerto Vallarta. Here are some of my recommendations for the perfect Puerto Vallarta Mexico getaway!
We arrived to what might be the most welcoming experience ever as we were greeted with a glass of champagne, a pillow menu to select our choice of comfort, followed by a quick, but decadent 10-minute neck and shoulder massage. Read more about Puerto Vallarta’s Luxury All-Inclusive Resort: Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel & Romantic Getaway.
Western Mexico is a bit more authentic, and especially Puerto Vallarta as it was not built as a resort destination. The people, the food, the places. They’re all real world Mexico. Read Why Puerto Vallarta is Mexico’s Most Authentic Destination and what to do at the most romantic resort in Puerto Vallarta.
Puerto Vallarta certainly has a touch of romance, but balanced with plenty of adventure activities. Read about our Empty Nest Adventures: Puerto Vallarta.