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10 Favorite Instagrammable Spots at Garza Blanca Resorts

Summer is in full swing! And there’s no doubt the COVID pandemic has given us a new appreciation for travel. Everyone is eager to pack their bags and have a great time, and what better way to show the world you are ready than taking those Insta-worthy shots? If you´re ready for vacation, Garza Blanca Resorts, a luxury resort brand, located in Puerto Vallarta, Los Cabos, and Cancun has come up with a list of favorite Instagrammable spots at each of its resorts.

9 Things You Didn’t Know about Mexican Culture

Made In Mexico – 9 Things You Didn’t Know about Mexican Culture

For centuries, Mexicans have been inspiring visitors with their vibrant culture and friendly ways. From heartfelt greetings and a wide variety of ancient traditions to energetic music and world renowned cuisine, Mexicans have a knack for creating extraordinary moments and unbelievable memories.  While vacationing in Mexico, it is beyond clear why so many fall in love with the spirit of the Latin nation, but there are many things that most visitors don’t know about the origins and culture of Mexico. 1. Heartfelt greetings are a strong part of Mexican culture   Not only is it important to say hello to each individual when you arrive to a place, it is also equally important to say goodbye.  And while men most commonly greet each other with a friendly handshake or hug, if a woman is involved a quick kiss on the cheek is customary. 2. What’s in a name? While most people refer to the nation simply as Mexico, its actual name is Los Estados Unidos Mexicanos (The Mexican United States). Originally, Spanish missionaries began calling …

Tips on How to Look Stylish on the Beach

Summer style is a state of mind and to look stylish on the beach has never been easier. The dazzling blue waters, warm summer air, and the tropical white sand beaches in Mexico are the perfect backdrop for your summer getaway. A few trending pieces of clothing and accessories and you are ready to hit the tropical beaches of Mexico looking stylish and feeling amazing.

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10 Accessories Trends To Try For Summer 2021

Turn heads during your vacation with all of the latest summer accessories trends! Not only will you look the part, you’ll also feel beautiful and confident as you strut your stuff poolside! We have put together a list of the top 10 summer accessories for 2021 that will add personality and flare to your vacation wardrobe. As a tip, this year’s most popular accessory trends are inspired by bright colors, especially blues, yellows, and neutral tones like blush. 1. A Straw Hat You can’t do summer without a straw hat! Not only does the timeless accessory protect your delicate facial skin from sun damage, it also adds the perfect touch of glam and elegance to complete your poolside look! The straw hat comes in various different styles, ranging from the cowgirl fit to the bucket type, but the style that is trending for summer 2021 is the raffia straw hat. Lack of Color is a popular Australian brand. If you are searching for the perfect straw hat to complement your warm-weather outfits, the Ventura Straw …

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: The Best Beach-Inspired Gifts For Moms Who Love To Travel

This year, consider honoring your mother with a gift that speaks to her passion for exploration, specifically to warm-weather littoral destinations. The following present ideas are for women who find serenity in the sand and are enthused by seafront-themed possessions. From oceanside art to coastal cocktails to footwear perfect for beach combing, here are ten shore-inspired gifts for moms who love to travel. For a unique piece of art that will remind your mom of ocean waves, the salt in her hair, and the thrill of surfing, surprise her with a hand-painted, carved wood surfboard from Studio Pacific, home to one-of-a kind designs. This piece will revivify her bedroom or living space and be something to talk about for years to come. Celebrate Mom with a Special Toast Spring florals have inspired a new cocktail kit, created by Pink House Alchemy, designed with Mother’s Day in mind. Savor the Bee’s Knees Cocktail—which includes a 16 ounce bottle of lavender syrup, honeysuckle bitters, dehydrated lemon slices for a garnish, bee pollen-lavender rimming sugar, a botanical greeting card, and …

A Mother’s Day in Puerto Vallarta She’ll Always Remember

A Mother’s Day in Puerto Vallarta She’ll Always Remember

On May 9th this year, mothers in many countries around the globe will be rejoicing in a celebration created to recognize the special bond between mother and child. Honor the mother in your life, whether it be your own or the mother of your children, in a way that only those who have visited the lovely city of Puerto Vallarta would understand.

6 Tips for Packing Light

Although vacations to hot climates such as Puerto Vallarta tend to be easier to pack lighter, here are some tips to consider to ensure you don’t have to pay for excess luggage or put your back out getting the suitcase down your stairs. Limit Yourself to One Suitcase Limit yourself from the onset to one suitcase, with the intention of fitting everything into one bag, using your carry-on luggage allowance as essential overflow and for small things you may need on the plane. The benefit of packing light on the way to your destination is that you can take advantage of the carry-on allowance on the way back when you have bought souvenirs (and a bottle of tequila). If in Doubt, Leave it Behind If you are unsure whether to pack something or not, the best advice is to leave it behind. Chances are you won’t need it, and if you do, you are sure to be able to buy it at your destination. Unless you are on safari in Africa, you can buy most …