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Lea Michele’s Glee at Garza Blanca Preserve Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Lea Michele’s Glee at Garza Blanca Preserve

Celebrity birthdays at Garza Blanca Preserve seem to be quite the trend of late, with Eva Longoria’s visit in March and just last month the glamorous actress, singer, author and star of Glee, Lea Michele who came to the resort in September to celebrate her 28th birthday with friends. The Glee actress and singer, who has just recently finished filming a guest part on FX’s Sons Of Anarchy, posted photos of herself and friends at Garza Blanca Preserve on Twitter. Her photographs attest to the fabulous time she had lounging in the hammock on her penthouse terrace and exploring the palm tree jungle that surrounds the Garza Blanca resort, as well as fun in the beachfront infinity pool. Lea Michele captioned, “Soaking up some sun in gorgeous #Mexico… 28 is feeling great!” And who can blame her. While there was no sign of the star working on her next book during her stay at Garza Blanca, according to her Tweets, Lea Michele has already started her second book hot on the heel of the success …

Eva Longoria Celebrates Belated Birthday at Garza Blanca

Eva Longoria Celebrates Belated Birthday at Garza Blanca

Garza Blanca Preserve was delighted to host Eva Longoria’s birthday getaway with friends and family as the American television and film actress celebrated her 39th birthday in Puerto Vallarta. Basking in the resort’s Grand Penthouse, the Desperate Housewife star returned once again to Garza Blanca, this time joined by a large party of friends and family for a Mexican mini-break to celebrate her belated birthday as well as the engagement of two of her close friends. The luxury vacation was the second time Longoria has stayed at Garza Blanca, being that she loves the property and staff so much. To fully mark her birthday with a bang, the resort arranged a fabulous firework display on Banderas Bay which Longoria and her guests enjoyed from the balcony of the 12th floor penthouse after Garza Blanca’s chef had prepared a private dinner for the party in the luxury residence. On Twitter Longoria wrote “So much fun celebrating belated B-day & engagements @garzablancaPVR with family.” In just four days the fun loving group spent their time lounging on …

True Blood Star Joe Manganiello at Garza Blanca

Joe Manganiello looked like he was having a fantastic time at Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa last month where he spent five days enjoying the sunshine and spectacular ocean views with girlfriend, Bridget Peters and his brother and sister-in-law. The 36 year old, American born film and theater actor enjoyed a fun packed vacation in Puerto Vallarta. He took part in a range of activities from hiking in the tropical jungle surroundings to kayaking and snorkeling around the Los Arcos beauty spot. He was also seen paddle boarding and playing football on the beach. During his stay, Garza Blanca’s executive chef had the privilege of giving Manganiello some Mexican cooking lessons. The getaway was made even more memorable when Manganiello helped release some baby turtles that hatched. Garza Blanca Preserve supports a project to help protect sea turtle eggs that are laid on the beach by adult female turtles, and Manganiello happened to be walking down the beach when they were hatching. Joe Manganiello looked like he was having a fantastic time at Garza …

Vacation's Vanessa Williams at Mexico, Puerto Vallarta

A Romantic Retreat for Vanessa Williams

Before heading to New York for her return to broadway with The Trip to Bountiful, actress, singer and model, Vanessa Williams experienced her own trip to abundance at Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa. With her boyfriend, the Desperate Housewives star spent St Valentines within the exotic setting of the Sierra Madre Mountains. On the first morning the lovers took a long walk into the luscious jungle, hiking to a beautiful waterfall and river, followed by a yoga class in the gardens. The afternoon was spent on the beach, margaritas in hand and snacking on delicious food from the Aquazul Beach Bar & Lounge. The next day they went out fishing on a luxury yacht and toured the length of the coastline. After lunch on the yacht they visited the Los Arcos landmark where they snorkeled and swam with a colorful array of marine life. About the cuisine, Williams said, “Each night, dining was an intimate event, whether in the elegant grill up the mountain, on the beach listening to a jazz quartet or in …

Vacations' Sara Ramirez Reading in Puerto Vallarta

A Mexican New Year for Grey’s Anatomy Actress, Sara Ramírez

Mexican actress and singer, Sara Ramírez, famed for playing the character of Callie Torres in the successful US hit series Grey’s Anatomy, chose Puerto Vallarta to welcome the year 2013. Joined by her husband and a couple of close friends, Ramírez spent her New Year’s vacations in the exclusive Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa. The Hollywood actress expressed how much she loved the luxury suite in which she was staying and said that it was one of the most beautiful she had ever seen. In addition to long periods sunbathing by the infinity pool and Garza Blanca’s white sandy beach, Ramírez and her companions took advantage of the holidays to relax, enjoying toning massages, manicures, pedicures and facials in the world class Hamara Spa. The 36 year old actress whose character in Grey´s Anatomy married her lesbian partner, is married in real life to her longtime boyfriend Ryan Debolt, who took a gastronomy course at Garza Blanca with the hotel’s renowned chef. On New Year’s Eve, the couple danced until the sun was almost …

Jennie Garth celebrated her birthday in Puerto Vallarta.

Yummy Mommy, Jennie Garth Vacations in Mexico

Looking happier and healthier than ever, the beautiful and celebrated actress, Jennie Garth celebrated her 41st birthday in Puerto Vallarta. The What I Like About You star flew to the popular Pacific coast destination with her three daughters Luca, Lola and Fiona for some fun in the sun and beach time. The family looked delighted throughout their stay in the luxury development, Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa. Garth, who also starred in Beverly Hills 90210, showed off her 12 kilo weight loss in a frilly pink bikini and two days later shared a photo of her vacations on Instagram saying “We had a marvelous time! … Thanks for the trip, it was incredible!” Having just turned 41, the actress demonstrated that it is possible to be a mother and maintain a perfectly sculpted body. And why not! She spent time taking jungle walks, swimming, and paddle boarding, followed by a relaxing session in the Spa Imagine with a treatment or two. To celebrate her birthday the family enjoyed a three-course meal with birthday cake …

Actress Ashley Greene Spends Christmas and New Year in Mexico

Actress Ashley Greene Spends Christmas and New Year in Mexico

Actress, Ashley Greene who shot to fame in the hugely successful movie saga, Twilight decided to spend the winter holidays with her family in Puerto Vallarta enjoying its warm and sunny climate. The stunning actress said that the days spent in Mexico were “the best family vacation” she had ever had. Greene and her family stayed in the exclusive Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa where they alternated between relaxation, water sports and enjoying the natural surroundings. She went on an excursion into the tropical mountains that surround the resort, enjoyed a private tequila and wine tasting, took a shopping spree for souvenirs on the Malecon, a seaside boardwalk, and relaxed in the spa with a toning massage. Even with all these activities, she still found time to lounge by the infinity pool with a book and sun herself by the sea enjoying the warm December sunshine. After growing up in Florida and moving to Los Angeles at the age of 17, Greene’s life took an exciting turn in 2008 when she was cast to …

vacation's Debby Ryan at Puerto Vallarta

Disney Channel Starlet Debby Ryan Graces Garza Blanca

Disney child star and emerging movie actress, Debby Ryan was joined by family and friends on Vacation at Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The beautiful actress, who is currently starring in the title role of Disney Channel’s series Jessie, commented on how much she really enjoyed her time at the luxury resort as well as meandering the cobblestone streets of Puerto Vallarta. Ryan and some of her close party made the most of the crystalline waters of the Pacific Ocean, using Garza Blanca’s kayaks and paddleboards to explore the area, while others simply basked in the sun or played in Garza Blanca’s powder-white sands. She was also captivated by the mesmerizing infinity pool with her best friend and found time to write songs with her brother as he played the guitar. Ryan said that she had fallen in love with Garza Blanca and hoped to spend more vacations there in the future, and we would certainly love to receive her once again.

Vacation's Anna Kendrick at Garza Blanca Resort

Up in the Air – Actress Soaks up Garza Blanca

2009 Oscar nominee, Anna Kendrick who starred alongside George Clooney in the 2009 hit movie Up in the Air and plays Kristen Stewart’s best friend in the Twilight series enjoyed a leisurely vacation at the exclusive Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa this spring. Apart from basking on the powder-white sandy beaches of Garza Blanca and hanging out with friends by the infinity pool, she is reported to have loved the effortless trek through the palm thronged jungle surrounding Garza Blanca to an idyllic beauty spot where she bathed in the crystalline waters of a natural waterfall. She also received star treatment in the spa and was invited to a private tequila tasting while dining in the resort’s celebrated gourmet restaurant, Blanca Blue. On Instagram she posted: “Sometimes things are so beautiful it takes everything I have not to make an inappropriate joke and ruin the moment.” There was certainly nothing that could ruin her stay at Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa this spring! Let’s hope she returns soon.

Eva Longoria Celebrates Belated Birthday at Garza Blanca

Eva Longoria enjoys a relaxing getaway with us

Eva Longoria has already set off the pre-winter season right with a tropical getaway with a few close friends at Garza Blanca Preserve, Resort & Spa. The group spent five days lounging by the pool, strolling along the alabaster sandy beach and overall letting their hair down. After enjoying a beach-side brunch, Longoria and her guests participated in a private Wahaka Mezcal tasting. The group stayed in the 5,000 square feet Penthouse that features a private wraparound terrace overlooking the Pacific Ocean, surrounded by the Sierra Madre mountain range, where they savored the culinary stylings of resident Chef Kori Sutton, dazzling with fresh seafood, signature red beet carpaccio, chile relleno, goat enchiladas and Oxacan chocolate cake. Longoria tweeted upon her return “Didn´t want to leave the tropical paradise of @garzablancapvr! Could have sat by the infinity pool overlooking the ocean 4ever. Pure bliss!” and “Can´t thank the staff of @garzablancapvr enough for their incredible service during our stay! Can´t wait to go back!” Eva Longoria and guests were keen to their special meal, the beautiful …