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Puerto Vallarto

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Puerto Vallarto

Any one recently visited P.V.? Having made several trips in 2000,i would be interested to hear what it is like now in 2013.

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Plenty of trip reports here, just browse the forum. :)

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It's not all that different imo. You will definittely notice more larger buildings, high-rises, new developments over the past 12 years. More traffic. But lots of improvements to roads and sidewalks. The Malecon extends to the southside now. But -to me anyways- the general atmosphere of PV is still the same. suze

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was there 2000, 2010, 2011, 2012 .....and will go in 2013

thankfully everything still fun, beautiful, and relaxing... there is a new pier on the southside....

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Lots of changes. Some good, some meh. It's much bigger and there are definitely more modern touches than there were in 2000. Many of the basic elements remain the same, but if the last time you were in PV was 13 years ago you are most definitely going to see a difference, starting from the minute you touch down at the airport (which btw is about 2.5 times the size it was in 2000).

What has not changed, is the warmth of the locals. 13 minutes or 13 years, they're going to welcome you back with open arms, just like always.

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Beautiful sentiment PVJB!! "What has not changed is the warmth of the locals. 13 minutes or 13 years, they're going to welcome you back with open arms, just like always."

So true, so true!

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I think they have re-designed the Malecon a half dozen times since your last visit! :-)

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Thanks Guys,looks like i need to book a trip from Heathrow.

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