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Address: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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The half-mile long boardwalk that borders the shoreline.

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Signature Taco and Street Food Tour in Puerto Vallarta
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Major bus station

One of the major bus stops and transfer sites is in El Centro. This is typically where you go to make connections for other destinations. There is a grocery store, Mercato El... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the major bus stops and transfer sites is in El Centro. This is typically where you go to make connections for other destinations. There is a grocery store, Mercato El Centro, about 2 blocks from this bus stop. Leave the bus and go left, at the corner go left again and in about 2+ blocks you'll see El... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You can't see Puerto Vallarta without visiting this area. There are lots of little shops and things to see. Get off the Main Street a bit and visit some of the shops street or two away.

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must, go around 7pm when it's cooling down fab for all ages even if it's just to watch the world go by

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LAS VEGAS NV
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed every moment with my 4 girls walking around down town buying souvenirs were you can get anything for a better price!

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Short walk or taxi drive to the Malecon, shopping, drugstores, restaurants, markets, banks e exchanges.

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El Paso, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We enjoyed eating at El Centro twice during our visit. Both times we had sea food of course, we left the Mexican food to the buffet at our hotel. We also enjoyed the night life having a few drinks and dancing at a couple of locations.

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Sag Harbor, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Eat, drink, sail, hideaway? Centro has everything.The silver is fine and inexpensive, the shopkeepers fair and friendly, and you are in the middle of one of the most vibrant cities south of the border. Then drive a few miles north or south and all is quiet with white sand beaches and the bluest water.

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Lots of neat shops and food great people all around lots to see never will you run out of things to do or eat at! Been going there from 1993

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

While this is a tourist area it also is filled with locals going about their daily lives. You really feel like you are in their town and apart of it.

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

There are so many options in this part of town--restaurants, bars, shops, and sidewalk vendors. It was a very busy place and a lot of fun. Great for watching people!

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