Monthly Archive: March 2016

Mar 30

Banderas Bay and anchorages to Mazatlan

Although my last blog post mentioned Puerto Vallarta and La Cruz I was so caught up in the fun we had with James that I didn’t go into detail about what is available to the cruiser. So, here we go. For yachties planning to visit, there are four marinas in Banderas Bay. Staying at any …

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Mar 24

Surprise, Surprise! A visit from James and an inland trip to Guadalajara and Guanajuato

As many of our family and friends know, James and I managed to surprise Mike for his 60th birthday when James turned up at the “Gecko Rojo” in La Cruz on Saturday 20th February. Obviously Mike’s birthday was not for a further week but, as those same people know, he is not averse to celebrating …

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Mar 11

A few anchorages between Zihuatanejo and Puerto Vallarta

The distance from Zihuatanejo to Puerto Vallarta is approximately 370 miles and Mike and I broke the trip up by making eight intermediary stops. The first leg [137 miles] was the longest and took us to the north anchorage of Punta Cabeza Negra. On leaving Zihuatanejo/Isla Grande we hadn’t been sure whether or not we …

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