Special Gourmet Activities to Welcome Spring

Special Gourmet Activities to Welcome Spring

Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa is cranking up the gears in preparation for the Easter Holidays with some special poolside events. This week guests can enjoy sushi, paella and a barbecue night at no extra cost for All Inclusive guests (European Plan guests may charge to their room).  Kids can also join the activities […]

The Marieta Islands, Puerto Vallarta

The Marieta Islands, Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta and Banderas Bay is host to a plethora of wonderful activities on land and sea, and one of the most enchanting day trips you can take is a tour of the Marieta Islands just a few miles north west off the coast of Puerto Vallarta. The Marieta Islands are an extraordinary group of […]

Nuts About Coco Art at Garza Blanca

Nuts About Coco Art at Garza Blanca

No one can dispute that nature is by far the planet’s greatest artist, but you may be surprised to see the exotic wonders that Garza Blanca’s head gardener and Blanca Blue’s Chef can do with a coconut! Garza Blanca’s Coco Expo is a free activity open to all guests and residents at the resort, forming […]

Salsa-licious

Salsa-licious

Mexico is rightly known for its hot spicy food and its mind-blowing salsas that tickle the taste buds and leave you reaching for a Corona or margarita to sooth your tongue. But for Mexicans, salsa is no such camouflaging condiment like ketchup, it is an art in its own right and one which is part […]

Top 10 Things to Do in Puerto Vallarta

Top 10 Things to Do in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is easily one of Mexico’s top beach vacation destinations with a selection of stunning sandy beaches and everything set for a truly relaxing sunny getaway. Yet, there is much more for you to enjoy in Puerto Vallarta than its idyllic beaches and excellent cuisine, there are opportunities for different activities, tours and excursions […]

International Star Diamond Award for Blanca Blue Restaurant

International Star Diamond Award for Blanca Blue Restaurant

Among a highly select number of restaurants in Mexico to have been presented with such a prestigious international award, Blanca Blue and its staff are honored to be the recipient of the AAHS’s valued recognition for 2013 and are already looking to ensure the same high standards throughout 2014. The International Star Diamond Award granted […]

Puerto Vallarta Ranked No.1 By U.S. News Travel

Puerto Vallarta Ranked No.1 By U.S. News Travel

Garza Blanca Preserve are delighted to report Puerto Vallarta’s No.1 Spot in U.S News Travel’s “Best Place to Visit in Mexico.” In its list of the best destinations to visit in Mexico, U.S News Travel ranked Puerto Vallarta in top position having taken into account the votes of users and their own experts. The criteria […]

Holy Mole! Join us at the Garza Blanca Mole Festival

Holy Mole! Join us at the Garza Blanca Mole Festival

 Although it is doubtful that Batman was referring to the Mexican national dish in the 1960′s television series created by William Dozier, the heavenly status of mole is indisputable amongst Mexican food lovers. Mole could easily be described as the sauce of the gods and is a deliciously distinguishing feature of Mexican cuisine  So what […]

Garza Blanca Receives RCI Gold Crown Award

Garza Blanca Receives RCI Gold Crown Award

Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa were honored once again to receive RCI’s coveted Gold Crown Award yesterday, January 29, 2014. This will be the 4th consecutive year that RCI international vacation club have awarded Garza Blanca this prestigious recognition. RCI’s Director of Development and Business, Gustavo de la Serna, RCI’s Regional Development and Business […]

Whale Watching in Puerto Vallarta

Whale Watching in Puerto Vallarta

December through March is whale watching season in Puerto Vallarta where humpback whales and other breeds comes to flirt, breed, give birth, feed and teach their young to cavort in Banderas Bay. It is a spectacular sight and one that visitors, residents and locals never tire of seeing. Every year, thousands of whales descend upon […]

A Sunny Family Christmas for Mario Lopez

A Sunny Family Christmas for Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez and his charming family spent the Holidays 2013 at Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa where the Extra co-host and broadway star was welcomed in style. Lopez and his wife Courtney Mazza returned to Mexico where they were married in 2012. The vacation in Puerto Vallarta marked the celebrity heartthrob’s first wedding anniversary […]

Art in Bucerias

Art in Bucerias

Just a short drive from Puerto Vallarta, Bucerias is a quirky seaside town full of art, artisans and galleries. A great location for both artists and collectors, you will find some wonderful pieces of art for sale as well as inspiration to attune your artistic pursuits. There are various galleries and art shops selling original […]

Puerto Vallarta’s Art Galleries

Puerto Vallarta’s Art Galleries

Famed for its wonderful abundance of art galleries, artisans, street performers and general artistic glamour, Puerto Vallarta is celebrated as one of Mexico’s top destinations for art lovers. From pottery to painting, contemporary to folk art, the city has something to inspire everyone, young or old. In addition to art galleries there are also a […]

Posadas and Mexican Christmas Traditions

Posadas and Mexican Christmas Traditions

Spending the Holidays in Mexico is a fascinating experience and something that everyone should do at least once in their life. You could say that the official Christmas seasons starts with the Festival of the Virgin of Guadalupe on December 12 and continues until Epiphany or Three Kings Day (Día de los Tres Reyes Magos) […]

MEXICO’S NO 1 WINE GURU, HUGO D’ACOSTA AT GARZA BLANCA

MEXICO’S NO 1 WINE GURU, HUGO D’ACOSTA AT GARZA BLANCA

Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa will host a vertical wine tasting and wine pairing dinner on December 6, 2013 with Hugo D’Acosta. Garza Blanca are honored to announce the presence of Hugo D’Acosta at the luxury resort & spa for a special event that will include a vertical wine tasting as well as wine […]