Monthly Archives: February 2018

Pancho’s Takos

We had planned to go to one of our favorite restaurants, Café de Olla, on our last night here in Puerto Vallarta.  However, we made a tactical blunder and ate way too much food at a late lunch at Café … Continue reading

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Whales and Whirlygigs

My lack of posts is indicative of our lazy days here in Puerto Vallarta. For several days, we had quite a bit of whale watching action right here at Costa Sur. In fact, one day as I sat reading some … Continue reading

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The Day of the Iguana

It would seem that Puerto Vallarta first came to prominance as a tourist destination as a result of being the location for filming 1964’s “The Night of the Iguana” with Richard Burton, who was accompanied by his not-yet-wife-but-already-lover Elizabeth Taylor. … Continue reading

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Stay Calm; You’re on the Inside of the Wall

Last night’s entertainment was “The Tenors.”  Not quite Domingo, Pavarotti and Carreras, but pretty darned good. The dinner buffet theme for the night was Italian, so, the music was semi-appropriate.  I still think that no one (but no one) does … Continue reading

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We Have Arrived

After a not-too-long day, we have arrived in Puerto Vallarta for our short sun break. We left Portland this morning at 7:40;  it was pouring rain, a typical northwest winter day.  We were on a nonstop flight to Puerto Vallarta. … Continue reading

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