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by glacierroasters
Tue Apr 12, 2011 6:17 pm
Forum: Restaurants, Cafés & Food in General
Topic: Reccomendations: Tacos Al Pastor?
Replies: 40
Views: 30369

"Javier!!!
Javier!!!
Javier!!!

Tacos al Pastor - at the entry gate (3rd stand from the corner) on Cardenas - in front of the Pharacia Guadalajara!!

Amazing!

the asada is to die for as well - very tasty place!

Sells out by 10:00 pm often - opens at like 5:00 pm
by glacierroasters
Sun Mar 06, 2011 3:12 pm
Forum: All other things PV & Mexico
Topic: looking for rental
Replies: 1
Views: 5375

Very doable, I imagine - IF you center your stay around Summer/Fall in Vallarta. We spent a week there in October (in the midst of an unusually hot/humid Fall) we loved it.
by glacierroasters
Sun Mar 06, 2011 3:07 pm
Forum: All other things PV & Mexico
Topic: 2011 Monthly rentals
Replies: 8
Views: 14872

Hey Salsasuzy- do you have any more info you can post or send me?

I will be there for a month ( starting next week)....

I hope to come back down again next fall and spend a month in La Cruz/bucerias area and chase Yellowfin Tuna.

8)
by glacierroasters
Mon Feb 21, 2011 1:29 pm
Forum: Puerto Vallarta Transportation
Topic: Airport taxis vs over the bridge
Replies: 7
Views: 11963

but, IF you do ever decide to venture across the street to grab a cab (I got called a "Cheap Charlie" by one of the hawkers :lol:) Before grabbing a cab, there is an amazing place there that sells the BEST smoked marlin burrito I have found in Vallarta. Very much a locals type place - but all were v...
by glacierroasters
Tue Sep 28, 2010 8:17 pm
Forum: General Ramblings
Topic: PV very soon....
Replies: 20
Views: 8480

No Happiness whatsoever should be allowed???...or just a toned down version? I'd like to request a F.A.Q> update please. :wink: I'l admit it...I'm [email protected]%$! Giddy It is my goal to drink all of my tequilla left over from the January trip, prior to my arrival for this trip!!! Gotta Keep it rotated! 8)
by glacierroasters
Tue Sep 28, 2010 12:05 am
Forum: General Travel Tips
Topic: atm
Replies: 9
Views: 5359

When you exit the timeshare "shark tanks" and actually get out into the aiport lobby, make a right and you will be facing the restrooms and the exit doors, go to your right like your are walking to the departure area, by the taxi booths you will find an ATM. I am no sure which bank's machine it is....
by glacierroasters
Tue Sep 28, 2010 12:04 am
Forum: General Ramblings
Topic: PV very soon....
Replies: 20
Views: 8480

Sunday - Oct 10th - 1 week in Vallarta.

Life is (about to be really) Good!

8)
by glacierroasters
Mon Sep 27, 2010 3:30 am
Forum: Tours, Activities & Sightseeing options in Puerto Vallarta
Topic: La Cruz - Panga Recommendations?
Replies: 1
Views: 2875

La Cruz - Panga Recommendations?

Not on a huge budget...but I would love to go out for a day -


any recommendations out of la cruz de huanacaxtle

thanks in advance - I will be there the week of Oct. 11th
by glacierroasters
Sun Sep 26, 2010 9:08 pm
Forum: All other things PV & Mexico
Topic: Chacala is what Hawaii was like 100 years ago
Replies: 10
Views: 28442

So if I was staying in Bucerias...could day trip to there, spend the night and make our way back the next day? Not sure of distance. thanks in advance - any suggestions for "North of of Bucerias" must see/do/eat/drink/sleep etc...please let me know. I will be there Mid October- 2010 for a week. Than...
by glacierroasters
Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:38 pm
Forum: General Ramblings
Topic: Counting down!! Anyone Else counting down??
Replies: 131
Views: 61690

Si Senor'....Uno Mas!


2 weeks - longest 9 months of my life, hands down.

ahhhhhh-Vallar-Ta!
by glacierroasters
Tue Mar 16, 2010 3:01 am
Forum: All other things PV & Mexico
Topic: 2011 Monthly rentals
Replies: 8
Views: 14872

Have you tried VBRO.com, a lot of condo owners list their properties on that site. thanks much- I have been browsing over there...but most are weekly rentals or simply take their weekly rental rate and x4 for monthly charges (I understand it is the busy season.. Honestly, I am hoping to find a (muc...
by glacierroasters
Mon Mar 15, 2010 12:02 am
Forum: All other things PV & Mexico
Topic: 2011 Monthly rentals
Replies: 8
Views: 14872

2011 Monthly rentals

Hi all! I am starting to build a short list of places that offer month-month rentals for the months of Jan- May 2011. I am open to anywhere as long as it has High speed internet access and furnished. I am considering a month or two in Vallarta (old town/South side) and a month or two in Bucerias, Sa...
by glacierroasters
Sun Mar 14, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: Complaints & warnings for Puerto Vallarta
Topic: Stay Away!
Replies: 18
Views: 24243

There seems to be a person or two hell bent on slamming this place- We spent two weeks there (several years in a row) and had no issues. We have spoke with several people that have been there the past few months during these supposed outbreaks, and no mention or idea of what we were talking about. T...
by glacierroasters
Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:26 am
Forum: All other things PV & Mexico
Topic: Families with children
Replies: 9
Views: 12631

Great info and thread...thank you!
by glacierroasters
Fri Feb 12, 2010 4:55 am
Forum: General Ramblings
Topic: perfect place for chilling
Replies: 4
Views: 2464

Counting the days...just more than I can tolerate right now.
by glacierroasters
Wed Feb 03, 2010 3:56 am
Forum: Hotels, Resorts and other lodging tips
Topic: Playa del sol Costa Sur / Howard Johnson
Replies: 9
Views: 6650

chrisnick wrote:What is this one close too?
at the corner of Constitucion & Francisco I Madero (on the NE corner)

Amazing!

order a couple tacos to start...and immediately then order a Quesadilla.

I tried one of everything..and every sauce over a weeks time -


WOW!!!
by glacierroasters
Tue Feb 02, 2010 4:47 am
Forum: Restaurants, Cafés & Food in General
Topic: Recommend restaurants in PV
Replies: 16
Views: 13112

I have made this recommendation before...and I must do so again! Casa Melissa's Josefa O. De Dominguez, No. 223-A, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico # 322-2230766 - Closed Sundays (Located half block below Si' Senor..2 blocks up from Malecon) These are some of the nicest people and best food I have tasted...a...
by glacierroasters
Tue Feb 02, 2010 4:35 am
Forum: Hotels, Resorts and other lodging tips
Topic: Playa del sol Costa Sur / Howard Johnson
Replies: 9
Views: 6650

chrisnick wrote:I'm a downtown girl, eating downtown street food..lol...never been sick yet!
mmmmmmm...street food!

This is my favorite - Tacos De Morales!


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by glacierroasters
Sat Jan 30, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Hotels, Resorts and other lodging tips
Topic: Playa del sol Costa Sur / Howard Johnson
Replies: 9
Views: 6650

Re: Bugs

Edandkaren - I hope you are both back to normal health . Sounds like a norwalk type virus that often hits the cruise ships . What an awful way to spend a holiday . :shock: Agree, and they do host many many cruise ships groups for tours of the property and sales presentations...as well as lunch and ...
by glacierroasters
Fri Jan 22, 2010 9:41 pm
Forum: General Travel Tips
Topic: how much are timeshares offering now?
Replies: 7
Views: 5601

Re: how much are timeshares offering now?

my son is going to pv in march on a very limited budget. unfortunately he may need to sit thru a presentation for some cash. last time i was there they were offering $300-$400 usd. is that still about the going rate? more? less? thanks for any input Yes, I was offered 250-350 multiple times...one g...