Puerto Vallarta recently received two Reader’s Choice awards from About.com,thanks to the city’s beautiful beaches,rich cultural heritage and natural beauty. Puerto Vallarta was recognized as the “Favorite Beach Destination in Mexico,” and also as the “Most Romantic Place in Mexico” for 2012.
Recognized as one of the Top Ten websites in the United States,with more than 46 million unique visitors each month,the fact that About.com gave two Reader’s Choice Awards to Puerto Vallarta is a sure sign of the city’s growing appeal. This is sure to be good news for Puerto Vallarta real estate,which consistently attracts new buyers from around the world.
Puerto Vallarta received the distinction of being the “Most Romantic Place in Mexico for 2012” in part because of the thousands of weddings that are performed here annually. The city beat out impressive competition from across the country,including Cancun,Cabo San Lucas,the Riviera Maya and San Miguel de Allende,which were also nominated.
Puerto Vallarta won the title of “Favorite Beach Destination in Mexico” over the fierce competition of Cancun,Huatulco,Cabo and the Riviera Maya,which are all stunning locations that are growing in popularity among international travelers. In fact,Puerto Vallarta is no stranger to receiving About.com Reader’s Choice Awards,having received the titles of “Friendliest City in the World” in 2011,and “Best Place to Retire in the World” by the AARP,as well as “Best Holiday Destination in Mexico by USNews.com,in 2010.
Situated on Mexico’s Pacific coast on Banderas Bay,Puerto Vallarta is known for its beautiful shaded plazas and is an eclectic mix of tradition and modernity. It’s easy to see why so many visitors decide to return for good,making this fabulous city their permanent home. Today,Puerto Vallarta is a popular destination for U.S. and Canadian retirees,thanks in part to its location and safety.