Entries by Norma Hernández

Sustainable Destination: Nuevo Vallarta maintains its EarthCheck Silver certification

The “Gateway” to the Riviera Nayarit has been approved as a EarthCheck Benchmarked Community by the international environmental certification system. Eight of the evaluated indicators are at or above the Best Practices reference level. Nuevo Vallarta, the “Gateway” to the Riviera Nayarit, has met the requirements to be an EarthCheck Benchmarked Community, maintaining the Silver […]

Riviera Nayarit: The preferred Pacific treasure of celebrities

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure has positioned itself as a destination that offers luxury, nature, and, above all, privacy—three sought-after elements by celebrities on holiday. The Riviera Nayarit with its cosmopolitan air, exclusivity, and the incomparable beauty of its natural attractions continues to attract the interest of celebrities both domestic and foreign. Over these past few months, […]

Diamond Destination: The AAA spotlights the Riviera Nayarit’s hotels and restaurants

The American Automobile Association (AAA) reaffirmed its Four and Five Diamond awards for hotels and restaurants in Nuevo Vallarta, la Cruz de Huanacaxtle, and Punta de Mita. With 2020 hitting its mid-year mark, the Riviera Nayarit is holding its place among Mexico’s top tourist destinations by reaffirming the number of hotels and restaurants with Four […]

The PV-Riviera Nayarit region gradually recovers air connectivity

Connectivity with Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is beginning to pick back up again after the COVID-19 health emergency with the reactivation of 11 domestic and international airlines through August. Eleven commercial airlines both national and international gradually restarted operations in June, landing at the Lic. Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport and reconnecting the Puerto Vallarta-Riviera Nayarit […]

9 Riviera Nayarit Hotels in TripAdvisor’s “Best of the Best of Mexico”

The destination’s properties stand out on several lists of the Traveler’s Choice Awards granted by this travel website. The month of August started off with good news for the Riviera Nayarit with the publication of the list of winners of the popular “Traveler’s Choice Awards,” granted every year by travel site TripAdvisor. Mexico’s Pacific Treasure […]

The Riviera Nayarit faces the pandemic with an effective Communications and Promotion strategy

The actions focused on top markets in Mexico, North America, South America, and Europe, generating more than 2.6 billion impressions in digital platforms. The promotional and positioning work done by the Riviera Nayarit has been continuous, which kept it in the spotlight even during the health emergency caused by the coronavirus; so far, the actions […]

The Riviera Nayarit to be showcased in the Destinos y Personalidades program on Azteca América

The wonders of Mexico’s Pacific Treasure are on display in this independent production from Guillermo Andreú, who was in the destination on July 27 and 28 recording this special episode. The Riviera Nayarit’s natural attractions as well as its most relevant personalities are on full display in the Destinos y Personalidades TV program to be […]

Marival Armony Punta de Mita receives AAA Four Diamond designation

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure now has four Five Diamond hotels, 12 Four Diamond resorts, and 13 Three Diamond properties, all meeting the highest standards in luxury, amenities, services, quality, and hospitality. The Riviera Nayarit’s hotels and resorts remain within a select group of properties that meet the highest standards of luxury, amenities, services, quality, and hospitality. […]

The Riviera Nayarit Presents First Sustainability Report on Nuevo Vallarta

Together with hotel partners, service providers, and the Government, the CVB has developed strategies and actions focused on promoting good sustainable practices and continuous improvement in this tourist area. The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) presented its first Sustainability Report on the Nuevo Vallarta Nautical, Tourist, and Residential Development, which includes a series […]

The Riviera Nayarit redirects its tourism promotion strategy

The CVB turned around its 2020 tourism promotion agenda, exchanging trips for virtual seminars directed at different segments including travel, meetings, wedding planners, and the general public. In the last weeks of March 2020, the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) changed its tourism promotion strategy, replacing promotional trips with a large virtual agenda […]

The Riviera Nayarit: Where space equals luxury

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is ready to once again welcome travelers seeking an intimate getaway surrounded by beautiful and vast natural landscapes—social distancing guaranteed. Despite its fame and the fact that it is one of the most fashionable tourist destinations of the last 10 years, the Riviera Nayarit is a place where tourists can still travel […]

The Riviera Nayarit will be home to the first Delta by Marriott All-Inclusive property

Marriott International announced the transformation of the current Grand Matlali Hills Resort & Spa in compliance with a new all-inclusive concept The Riviera Nayarit is renewing its tourist offer with the transformation of the 117-room Grand Matlali Hills Resort & Spa, which by 2021 will become the All-Inclusive Delta by Marriott, the first Marriott International […]

See what awaits you: New attractions in the Riviera Nayarit

These spaces embellish the coastal towns of this tourist destination, adding to its already unique charm. There are multiple options for fun in the Riviera Nayarit for young and old, from admiring the marvelous views of the Pacific Ocean that contrast with the high peaks of the Western Sierra Madre to the fabulous landscapes and […]

3 Riviera Nayarit Hotels in T+L’s “Top 25 Resorts in Mexico”

The properties included in Travel+Leisure’s prestigious list include: W Punta de Mita, Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta, and The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort. International publication Travel+Leisure recently published the winners of their annual World’s Best Awards 2020, and three of the Riviera Nayarit’s hotels made the list of the Top 25 Hotels/Resorts in Mexico. The World’s […]

The Riviera Nayarit and the luxury traveler in the “new normal”

Properties with independent access, spectacular villas by the sea with terraces and private pools, accommodations that are a destination unto themselves… These are the latest tendencies in post-COVID-19 hospitality in Mexico’s Pacific Treasure. The “new normal” has brought with it innumerable changes, not only in daily life, but also in how we travel. A recent […]

Restaurant Week 2020 confirms new dates in the Riviera Nayarit

The 16th edition of this annual event arrives at just the right time to stimulate the region’s restaurant activity after the COVID-19 health crisis. The 16th edition of Restaurant Week is set to take place between September 15 and October 10, 2020. The event is organized by Vallarta Lifestyles Media Group with the support of […]

The Riviera Nayarit’s Protected Natural Areas, a treasure house of biodiversity

The conservation and care of this natural patrimony is key to the promotion of Mexico’s Pacific Treasure The Riviera Nayarit is an exceptional sustainable destination thanks to its daily commitment to the preservation and care of its natural heritage. The Riviera Nayarit is home to several important areas designated as Protected Natural Areas (PNA), which […]

Riviera Nayarit Reopens to International Travelers

As of June 15, hotels, restaurants and businesses in Riviera Nayarit’s tourism sector can reopen, strictly abiding by protocols and health measures The Riviera Nayarit Conventions and Visitors Bureau is elated to announce Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is open and ready to welcome back international travelers. As of June 15, hotels, restaurants and businesses in Riviera […]

International publications inspire travelers to travel to the Riviera Nayarit

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is showcased with gorgeous images in Lonely Planet’s “Daydreaming during Quarantine” campaign, plus it’s in the spotlight in the UK edition of Condé Nast Traveller.   While the travel industry awaits the lifting of restrictions due to COVID-10, the Riviera Nayarit has already been taking the lead in different international media that […]

Your life matters: The Riviera Nayarit promotes environmental awareness and action

Practicing sustainable tourism helps leave a positive footprint in the places we visit by protecting their natural resources. On June 5th, World Environment Day, the Riviera Nayarit is ready to enter into the “New Normal,” taking the necessary precautions called for by the health emergency caused by COVID-19. This date gives us the opportunity to […]