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Visit Puerto Vallarta
Panoramic view of Puerto Vallarta - Photo: Coolcaesar
Panoramic view of Puerto Vallarta - Photo: Coolcaesar

A charming haven for water sports enthusiasts, the city offers countless possibilities on the open sea. The historic center guarantees a trip back in time, in the midst of the oldest buildings in Villarta. In addition, gastronomy and shopping fill a large part of the itinerary, making it possible to find different places to sample the typical foods of the region, as well as to buy products that resemble Mexican culture.

Puerto Vallarta is a city located in Mexico, in the state of Jalisco. It is a famous tourist center. The name of Puerto Vallarta, is in honor of the lawyer Ignacio Luis Vallarta, a notable Jalisco legal consultant and former governor of the state.

The city belongs to the second most important economic zone in the state of Jalisco and has the third most important port in Mexico. Currently, it is one of the most visited places in the country. He became known worldwide from 1964, during the filming of A Noite do Iguana, because of the rumored romance between Richard Burton, who was part of the cast, and Elizabeth Taylor, who was going to visit him during the filming. Fame transformed the historic village and destination for tourists. Today the city has a wide variety of hotels and other tourist attractions, in addition to the beach.

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