Hotel Mercurio owner Paul Crist at the O&APV launch party

Hotel Mercurio owner Paul Crist at the O&APV launch party

Out & About Puerto Vallarta Publisher Jerry Jones spoke with longtime Vallarta resident Paul Crist—the owner of Hotel Mercurio and host of the O&APV launch party—on the evening of the debut of the first issue of O&APV.

“Principally our clientele is gay men,” he said regarding his establishment, which celebrated a 15 year anniversary in 2017, “but you would be amazed how many gay male couples travel with their mother or a sister and they’re perfectly comfortable here.”