¡Viva! Mexican Independence

¡Viva! Mexican Independence

September 16 is one of Mexico’s most significant dates and one that inspires colorful parties and events throughout the country because it commemorates the beginning of the Republic’s Independence from Spain, a war which lasted for 10 years.

Sea Turtles to the Rescue

Sea Turtles to the Rescue

The sight of hundreds of baby turtles scurrying for their lives towards the ocean across Garza Blanca’s soft white sand is an Instagram opportunity you just don’t want to miss. The magical moment when marine turtles embark on their arduous journey towards maturity in an environment full of hungry predators, including man, is a moment […]

Classy Cooking Classes

Classy Cooking Classes

Why not learn from an expert and join our chef in one of the penthouses for a classy cooking class with a difference.

Garza Blanca Makes the Expedia Insiders’ Select® 2014 List

Garza Blanca Makes the Expedia Insiders’ Select® 2014 List

Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa is delighted to announce its inclusion in Expedia’s most sought-after list of the world’s top hotels, Expedia Insiders’ Select 2014. Once again, Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa was included in the coveted list of top hotels by Expedia Insiders’ Select® 2014, an annual classification of the best reviewed […]

Hydrotherapy at Hamara Spa

Hydrotherapy at Hamara Spa

To fully enjoy a relaxing treatment at Hamara Spa, whether it be an anti-aging facial, full body massage, manicure or pedicure, why not arrive 45 minutes or more earlier than your reservation time to kick start the process of total relaxation by indulging in the hydrotherapy circuit. After all, the initials “SPA” are commonly regarded […]

Aquazul – Lunch is Served!

Aquazul – Lunch is Served!

Take a moment to imagine yourself lounging by the infinity pool at Garza Blanca Preserve, or looking out to sea on the white sandy beach in front of the resort, when suddenly the faint rumblings of hunger begin to call your attention. No need to head back to your room or even take a seat […]

The Botanical Gardens in Puerto Vallarta

The Botanical Gardens in Puerto Vallarta

Just a short taxi ride or bus adventure from Garza Blanca Preserve, Vallarta Botanical Gardens is one of Puerto Vallarta’s best kept secrets and well worth a morning or afternoon outing. As you navigate the winding road south along the coast from Garza Blanca Preserve, you will feel the air begin to cool as your […]

Garza Blanca – One of Joe Manganiello’s Favorite Resorts

Garza Blanca – One of Joe Manganiello’s Favorite Resorts

Garza Blanca Preserve was delighted to have Joe Manganiello return to the resort for an exclusive photo shoot for People Magazine after being given the title Sexiest Bachelor 2014 by the celebrity news publication. During the photo shoot, the sexy True Blood star showed off his six-pack and seductive smile for a series of stunning […]

Chic, Trendy and Almost Here – Hotel Mousai

Chic, Trendy and Almost Here – Hotel Mousai

Here at Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa, we are excited to the point of bursting for the opening of what will be the most cutting-edge and stylish 16+ hotel in Mexico, Hotel Mousai. Shattering paradigms, this lavish addition to the Garza Blanca Resort to open in November is designed to transcend the boundaries of […]

Puerto Vallarta’s Revamped Malecón

Puerto Vallarta’s Revamped Malecón

You cannot visit Puerto Vallarta without falling in love with its picturesque seafront boardwalk, the “Malecón” with its souvenir shops, jewelers, tequila stores, bars and restaurants all eager to thrill you with Mexican traditions. One of Puerto Vallarta’s most distinguishing features, the Malecón was given a reviving facelift in 2011 led by West 8, Trama […]

Vacation Like a Local in Puerto Vallarta

Vacation Like a Local in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is not one of Mexico’s top vacation destinations for nothing; it is a place where you can enjoy all the wonderful activities you may associate with any amazing beach resort destination, from para-sailing to paddle boarding to gourmet dining to art galleries. However, what makes Puerto Vallarta stand head and shoulders above other […]

Late for a Date – 4th of July

Late for a Date – 4th of July

July 4 is a date that has special significance for most Americans, and not just those who were born on that day. Representing freedom, independence and the American Dream, The Fourth of July is a national holiday that comes second to none except, perhaps, for Thanksgiving. But have you ever considered why The Fourth of […]

Destination Weddings in Puerto Vallarta

Destination Weddings in Puerto Vallarta

Why choose a destination wedding? When engaged couples opt for a destination wedding, there are usually a range of reasons for their choice, some practical and some sentimental. It goes without saying that traditional weddings these days can be an extremely costly affair, where families spend thousands of dollars for just a few hours. A […]

Breakfast at Blanca Blue

Breakfast at Blanca Blue

Vacations are the time when you can really enjoy a delicious breakfast, taking your time to indulge in what is considered by most nutritionists to be the most important meal of the day. With all the stresses of work itineraries, getting the kids to school or taking the dog for a walk a distant memory, […]

Prime PV Steakhouses

Prime PV Steakhouses

So, you’ve spent a few days in Puerto Vallarta and tried the fresh fish ceviche, gorged on tacos and eaten every kind of salsa and now you need your fix of prime steak to stop you from missing home. There are a number of great steakhouse options in Puerto Vallarta within easy distance of Garza […]