Sunset on the Malecon and then a walk through the open galleries of the Puerto Vallarta Art Walk. Manuel Martinez at http://www.galeria-uno.com Alexis Rio Sergio Garval Amazing sculptures, pottery, jewelry and paintings. I snuck a few photos. These were interesting- braided metal that looked like hair to me. The other pieces of Davis Birks included […]Read more "PV Art Walk"
Open air dining on the marina- chicken mole and crimp with lobster sauce, good company and good conversation. An excellent way to end day number two!Read more "Victor’s"
Sneaking around inside these gorgeous luxury condos with more square footage than my house. Jeff and Bobbie are fantastic at wheeling and dealing Mexico style. It’s a long story, but Dan and I are now going home with tis gorgeous catrina! Rebel or bandito- she has a new home. Timmy had Lassie, and we have […]Read more "Post-Beach Shenanigans"
Surf crashing hard and a tricky undertow, floating and ducking. Salt in my eyes and sand in my hair and laughing through it anyway. Skewers of grilled shrimp and fish, fresh slices of jicama cucumber and melon with salt and chile. Crowds of vendors. Too many to mention. Except the pastry man- strawberry filled with […]Read more "The Beach"
Charm and bustle and a hazy hot morning.Read more "Old Town"
Although the original la catrina image ‘symbolized the inner-emptiness of the upper class (fancy dead women in ball gowns)’ and ‘created to show the reason why a revolution was needed to equalize Mexican society’ I am drawn to the revolutionary catrinas, brandishing rifles and criss-crossed ammunition belts, with little baby skeletons slung on their backs. […]Read more "La Catrinas Figures"
Camarones fajitas, stiff margaritas in cheery glasses, a crooning harp player, incredible candlelit ambiance and a fat cigar- dinner at Si Señor! This beautiful little shrine was well loved. Open air, stone and color. Really bending the strings, he made the music echo and my heart ache.Read more "Si Señor"
Took a short and lively bus ride to downtown Puerto Vallarta for our first gaze on the beach, and a stroll on the Malecon- an oceanside boardwalk. http://www.banderasnews.com/vallarta-maps/central-vallarta.htm Loved these bronze pieces, especially the chairs! http://www.pvpulse.com/en/art/puerto-vallarta-culture-malecon-sculpturesRead more "The Malecon"