Cost Of Living In Bucerias

I thought I’d share some of how much it costs me to winter here in Bucerias for others who might be thinking of doing the same. The short answer is: about $1, 000 a month for everything! (For those who don’t know, Bucerias is 20 minutes outside of Puerto Vallarta on Bahia de Banderas, Nayarit – also called the Mexican Riviera)

Before I get into details, here’s a little on Bucerias as a town and why it’s worth living in. Continue reading

Puerto Vallarta & Area: Tips For Snowbirds

When I was researching moving for the winter to Banderas Bay locales like Puerto Vallarta and Bucerias, I found a lot of information.  Unfortunately, lots of it was just wrong – or worse, didn’t even have a date on it so I couldn’t tell if it was relevant for 2010 or advice that only made sense in 1998.  I thought I’d share my own experiences, and hopefully provide a little more relevance than some of what I found on the ‘net. Continue reading