Entries by Norma Hernández

Palmasola, the Riviera Nayarit’s luxurious Epic Villa, is on Amazon Prime

One of the streaming platform’s most popular series airing in the United States and the United Kingdom has chosen this Punta Mita property from among the best villas in the world. Villa Palmasola—considered one of the five best luxury villas in Punta Mita in the idylic Riviera Nayarit—has been selected to appear in the new […]

The Riviera Nayarit will host the 2021 Optimist North America Championship

The event, organized by the Vallarta Yacht club, will take place from May 29 – June 5; participants include competitors from 18 countries. The Riviera Nayarit will host the North American Optimist Championship in its 2021 edition, to be held from May 29 to June 5 at the Vallarta Yacht Club (VYC) in Nuevo Vallarta. […]

Riviera Nayarit hotels collect over 18 thousand cigarette butts during “Cigarette Butt Challenge”

The goal was to raise awareness about caring for our planet by showing how cigarette waste can be recycled and repurposed. Over 18 thousand cigarette butts were collected in 58 PET bottles during the 1st AHMBB Riviera Nayarit “Cigarette Butt Challenge” held from November 23-29, 2020. The initiative, spearheaded by the Bahía de Banderas Hotel […]

Culture Trip: The Riviera Nayarit is the perfect destination for travel after the pandemic

The content portal that focuses on travelers seeking unique and high-impact destination experiences published an in-depth article about Mexico’s Pacific Treasure highlighting its privacy, virgin beaches, and luxury resorts. There’s no doubt the Riviera Nayarit is a favorite with travelers post-Covid-19, as evidenced by a recent article published in Culture Trip, a content portal that […]

The Riviera Nayarit increases air connectivity with Mexico, the United States, and Europe

Numbers from the Grupo Aeroportuario (GAP) show an increase of 42% in the number of operations in the air terminal as of the second half of December. The Riviera Nayarit continues reactivating its domestic and international flights, adding more every day, placing the destination within reach of travelers from Mexico, the United States, Canada, and […]

The Riviera Nayarit glitters in the high-end luxury segment

The CVB was part of the Virtual Virtuoso Travel Week Latin America, Brazil & Caribbean that included the participation of 150 luxury travel advisors. The Riviera Nayarit shone brightly during the Virtuoso Travel Week Latin America, Brazil & Caribbean, the world’s largest luxury travel conference, held for the first time via virtual platform from December […]

Giorgio Armani launches new scent inspired by the Riviera Nayarit

French agency PublicisLuxe chose Mexico’s Pacific Treasure and its inimitable natural scenery to shoot the advertising campaign for Acqua Di Giò Profondo. What is the scent of the Riviera Nayarit? The answer to that question is, undoubtedly, contained within Giorgio Armani’s newest perfume, Acqua Di Giò Profondo, inspired by the deepest waters of the ocean […]

Whale watching should be a responsible activity

The Riviera Nayarit remains committed to caring for the environment and promoting sustainable tourism by supporting service providers that respect best practices for sightings. Whale watching is a favorite activity in the Riviera Nayarit, but it must be done in a responsible and sustainable manner so as to avoid a negative impact on the cetacean […]

The Riviera Nayarit present at the “Mexico’s Tourist Destinations” Certification Program PotenTur 2020

Over the course of 17 weeks (from July through November), 530 travel agents became specialists in the country’s tourist destinations, saving the best for last with Mexico’s Pacific Treasure. The Riviera Nayarit continues to strengthen its presence in the domestic market, joining innovative projects, such as the “Mexico’s Tourist Destinations” Certification Program, organized by PotenTur […]

Golf with a cause in the Riviera Nayarit: 2nd Delia Morán Vidanta Foundation Tournament

The tournament will be held at the spectacular Norman Signature Course in Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta on December 16, 2020. Grupo Vidanta is hosting the second edition of the Delia Morán Vidanta Foundation Tournament, presented by the Riviera Nayarit and Crossem, on December 16th at Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta. The competition will be held at the spectacular […]

Condé Nast Traveler places the Riviera Nayarit among the “Best Places to Visit” in 2021

Luxury travel publication Condé Nast Traveler has included Mexico’s Pacific Treasure in two of its prestigious annual travel lists both in both the US and UK editions. While the travel industry waits for the COVID-19 restrictions to be lifted completely, the Riviera Nayarit has not stopped making news in domestic and international media, which have […]

The Riviera Nayarit increases flights and routes in December

Top domestic and international airlines are increasing their services to the region in December, reaching over 1,200 flights. The tourist reactivation in the Riviera Nayarit is going well and on point with the increase in activity at the Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport, which will welcome approximately 1,200 flights during December, an increase of […]

Apple TV+ will shoot its new series “The Mosquito Coast” in the Riviera Nayarit

The international production team will arrive in the destination in mid-December with the majority of its cast, which includes Justin Theroux, Jennifer Anniston’s ex-husband. In terms of film production, the Riviera Nayarit is closing out a very productive year as the location of choice for the new Apple TV+ series, “The Mosquito Coast,” starring Justin […]

The Riviera Nayarit keeps a high profile in Mexico’s northeast region with promotional efforts

The CVB presented its tourism offer to 70 of Monterrey’s top travel agents, meeting planners, and wedding planners. The Riviera Nayarit presented its tourism offer to 70 top travel agents, meeting planners, and wedding planners in Monterrey’s metropolitan area during two of its traditional promotional events. The goal is to reinforce the destination’s presence in […]

Travel light to the Riviera Nayarit with Volaris

Join the 2020 Volaris + Riviera Nayarit Challenge! Participate in fun exchanges, contests, and even win stays in luxurious resorts. Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is joining the 2020 Volaris + Riviera Nayarit Challenge to continue to reinforce the destination’s presence in Mexico and incentivize short stays. The challenge consists in a taking a weekend trip and […]

The Riviera Nayarit is the preferred destination of the domestic luxury market

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure held its second 2020 Mexico City Tour from November 10-12, visiting meeting planners and travel agents from the luxury, leisure, and MICE segments. Over 100 travel agents and/or meeting planners received first-hand updates on the Riviera Nayarit during the destination’s Second Promotional Tour to CDMX (Mexico City), an effort to reactivate sales […]

5 Weekend Escapes in the Riviera Nayarit

From exploring an underground beach to a full day of shopping, these adventures will allow you to get to know the wide range of places, culture, nature, gastronomy, and Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) located in the region. When you yearn to breathe fresh beach or mountain air, or just want an escape from the monotony […]

The Riviera Nayarit wins Smart Meetings’ 2020 Platinum Choice Award

The leading MICE segment magazine acknowledges CVBs, hotels, and places for their high standards and excellence in services and amenities. The Riviera Nayarit, via its Convention and Visitors Bureau, won the 2020 Platinum Choice award given by Smart Meetings magazine—a leader in the MICE segment—for epitomizing excellence in meetings tourism. The Platinum Choice Awards honor […]

The Riviera Nayarit reinforces its promotion in the MICE, Romance, and Leisure segments

The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) visited Guadalajara, a natural market for this tourist destination, where the team updated 40 travel agents, 30 meeting planners, and 47 wedding planners. The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) and local hoteliers hosted several promotional events in Guadalajara, including workshops targeting the MICE, Romance, and […]

The Riviera Nayarit celebrated the VNG 2020 star chefs with a boho-chic style party

The recently inaugurated Conrad Punta de Mita hotel was the perfect setting for a cocktail hosted by the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Government of the State of Nayarit. A gorgeous sunset was the glorious backdrop for the Riviera Nayarit’s welcome event for participating chefs in the Vallarta Nayarit Gastronómica 2020 Special […]

The Riviera Nayarit participates in the most important international golf travel trade show in Europe

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure has established itself as one of the top golf destinations in Mexico, offering the best venues and most renowned tournaments.  The Riviera Nayarit CVB participated in the International Golf Travel Market (IGTM), an itinerant trade show specialized in golf tourism travel. Held from October 21 to 23, this year’s event was virtual […]

Ambassadors from the Riviera Nayarit are ready to stoke the flames at MasterChef Mexico 2020

Nayarit’s gastronomy will once again be front and center in “Mexico’s most famous kitchen.” The Riviera Nayarit is set to “stoke the flames” twice over during Mexico’s most famous cooking reality show, which returns to the small screen next Friday, October 30, with a completely new look, new challenges, and new participants. The participation of […]

The Riviera Nayarit incentivizes the domestic market with the 2020 Bajío Tour

The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau directs its promotional efforts towards its fellow citizens with an eye on reactivating tourism to the region. Over 200 travel agents and tour operators were updated on the latest news from the Riviera Nayarit during the Second Promotional Tour through the Bajío, Central, and Western parts of the […]

The best places to hike in the Riviera Nayarit

Natural landscapes, beautiful routes, and spectacular ocean views are just a few of the characteristics of the hiking trails this tourist destination has to offer. If you enjoy a walk surrounded by nature, the Riviera Nayarit has just what you’re looking for, thanks to the innumerable trails available to indulge your passion. In recent years, […]

Fall in the Riviera Nayarit is a great time to travel

The Riviera Nayarit is the ideal destination for new travelers thanks to its marvelous beaches, luxury hotels, and virgin natural surroundings. Travelers who want to vacation and have fun in high style, with plenty of pampering and proximity to celebrities will find what they’re looking for in the Riviera Nayarit. Beautiful beaches, elegant resorts, relaxation, […]

Magically fall in love: 4 “Magical Towns” to escape to in the Riviera Nayarit

We invite you to come experience the unparalleled charm of these Nayarit towns: relax beachfront in Sayulita and Mexcaltitán; or take in history and tradition in Compostela and Jala. National “Magical Towns” Day was celebrated last October 5th, during which the state of Nayarit received the excellent news that the mythical Isla de Mexcaltitán will […]

The Riviera Nayarit nominated for the TravelAge West WAVE Award

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is on the TravelAge West list for “Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction” The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has received the TravelAge West 2020 Editor’s Pick Award in the category of Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction. With this distinction, the Editor’s Pick winners can compete for a TravelAge […]

21 Riviera Nayarit hotels earn Health Safety Badge

The badge is awarded by the IMSS and guarantees a healthy return to the workplace in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Twenty-one associated hotels in the Riviera Nayarit have obtained the Health Safety Badge awarded by the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), which seeks to ensure a healthy return to the workplace in […]

Passenger arrivals by air to the Riviera Nayarit are increasing

In October, the number of national and international flights arriving in the region more than doubled compared to September. Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico confirmed that in October there is an upturn in the arrival of foreign tourists to the Puerto Vallarta/Riviera Nayarit. A total of 234 national and international flights will be arriving at Puerto […]

The Grand Gastronomic Family is back on for VNG 2020

Vallarta Nayarit Gastronómica is preparing to celebrate its 12th anniversary from October 29-31 with a Hybrid Edition during the most complicated and atypical year for gastronomy and the tourism industry. “Gastronomy” is a synonym for sharing, for delighting the soul through food, for spending time with the people we care about. This is precisely what […]

The Riviera Nayarit hosts the 1st National Tourism Forum

Over 50 technical and polytechnical universities and more than 30 experts debate and analyze the future of tourism with the Technological University of Banderas Bay as their headquarters. The Riviera Nayarit is hosting the First National Tourism Forum 2020 – Virtual Edition – from September 28-30, with the participation of 53 Mexican technological and polytechnical […]

The Mexican Embassy in Chile promotes the Riviera Nayarit

The embassy created a special micro-site to celebrate the 210th anniversary of Mexico’s Independence where they showcase the Riviera Nayarit as the “Destination of the Year.” The Mexican Embassy in Chile recently launched a special micro-site, Viva México in Chile, as part of their virtual celebration of the 210th anniversary of Mexico’s Independence. Among other […]

Canadian airlines return to PVR-Riviera Nayarit

Starting in October, five airlines from the country of the maple leaf will gradually restart flights to the region, beginning with the ultra-low-cost airline, Swoop. The Riviera Nayarit’s many attractions continue to draw in tourists, and air connectivity is being reestablished to the Lic. Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport after the COVID-19 health emergency. Five […]

Restaurant Week 2020 begins in the Riviera Nayarit with a “patriotic” twist

The 16th edition of this culinary festival runs from September 15 through October 10 with the participation of 49 regional restaurants. Restaurant Week 2020 kicks off on September 15, coinciding with the start of Mexico’s Fiestas Patrias, a celebration of the country’s nationhood that stirs up its citizens patriotic fervor and extends even into its […]