It’s your duty to come up with a grand-slam family vacation this year, but you have no idea where to start. Some of the family likes the beach, others like a hike. Some want to visit historical ruins, others want to shop, but all for sure want to eat like kings. How do you please them all, and then some? Easy. Take a trip to Riviera Nayarit, Mexico. From the beautiful landscapes draped with opportunities to relax or climb, history for the fan of the ages to even the art buff wanting to know more about an intriguing culture, this city is a family friendly fail safe.

La Cruz Market

This is the place to get all your loved ones goodies back home. La Cruz Market is known for its flea-market style shopping experience with style. All types of souvenirs can be bought here from jewelry, clothing, artifacts, and Mexican antiques/art all the way to homemade salsa (which is customs-friendly). A shopping adventure like no other!

The Bucerias Art Walk

Catch this portfolio of local talented artists weekly at the Bucerias Art walk. This lovely stroll is accompanied with lively drinks and vivacious music trickling down the street. Walk from gallery to gallery and encounter different types of art from eclectic to modern and traditional pieces. Crafts, food and live performances are all going on at once as well to make this experience truly magical!

Yelapa Waterfalls and Snorkeling

Sights like these leave you wondering if you’re in a dream. Come and hike up the mountain to the Yelapa waterfalls and cool off in the beaches at the base of the waterfall. The top of the mountain gives you visibility of the entire city and is a majestic hike all around. Finish this excursion with snorkeling right off the beach and discover varieties of marine life and beautiful shells.

Our Lady of the Rosary

The ruins of this old cathedral are breathtaking and full of history. Don’t worry, we won’t spoil it for you, but we will insist that you go and learn for yourself. It’s incredible architecture and deep back story will have you mesmerized for days.


For the best seafood in the world and the most laid back beaches in Riviera Nayarit, the Islitas tops the list for places to visit. Real and authentic Mexican mixtures of seafood and fruit are amongst the most flavorful and unique pallets of the world. Not to mention, it can all be delivered to you at the beach itself. YES! You may be asking yourself, ‘What could make this trip better?’ and the answer could very well be to make this a permanent vacation.

The affordability and sustainability of living in this paradise 24/7 is realistically attainable. Buying a property in Mexico is not so different than buying a property in the US or Canada. You’ve already had the week of your life. It’s time to make it your full-time reality. Whether you’re considering a home, second home or rental property, contact us to begin the process. In the meantime, start looking for your next home with us here!