October 1, 2023

Puerta Vallarta’s Pacific Pleasures

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Puerto Vallarta may be the second-most popular destination for American tourists heading south of the border – Cancun still reigns supreme – but this former sleepy fishing village along Mexico’s Pacific coast is far from second-rate.

In fact, for travelers seeking a few more thrills than a week spent baking on the beach, the town made famous by Liz Taylor and Richard Burton has enough high-octane adventure to keep your heart pumping as hard as if you were being chased by the paparazzi.