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Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its annual awards Readers’ Choice Awards, where Puerto Vallarta has been recognized as the fifth largest city among the “10 best small cities in the world” which is voted by readers in the US and as the eleventh city being the “20 Best Cities in the World” by readers of the magazine in England.
“We welcome this honor with open arms in Puerto Vallarta because it represents many of the people who have visited our great shores,” said Javier Aranda, director of the Tourism Board of Puerto Vallarta. “During the voting period, we read many friendly publications on social networks that promoted us; It was a testimony to the fate of those visiting Puerto Vallarta. ”
Puerto Vallarta is an international destination promoted as the “Mexican beach with the heart of a people.” The historic center of the city, named a World Heritage Jalisco in 2018, is rich in more than a century of history, cuisine and architecture. Puerto Vallarta is also a popular destination for outdoor activities such as mountain biking, bird watching and surfing rowing, and is a special haven for those seeking a healthy holiday.
In fact, Puerto Vallarta is a bustling city where visitors can maintain a healthy life while enjoying one of the most famous beach destinations in Mexico. Those who want to incorporate into your trip massages and holistic healing, find fitness programs, spas, healthy meals and because Puerto Vallarta is a paradise for wellness travel.
From November 29 to December 1, the Free Soul Festival will be held with some of the most renowned teachers of yoga and meditation as are Robin Martin, David Kyle and Gerson Frau who will share their life lessons and master classes participants of the festival in different venues in the city.
Puerto Vallarta is also home to one of the most dynamic artistic scenes and fastest growing in Mexico. With over 30 galleries exhibiting works by local, national and international artists, art offered ranges from native indigenous art and traditional Mexican silverware, glassware and pottery to folk art, contemporary paintings and sculptures. Art lovers will enjoy the numerous events of art galleries and guided walks are held throughout the year and are an integral part of the local social scene.
There are more than 12,400 hotel rooms in Puerto Vallarta, with hotels ranging from small boutiques to properties and hotels and resorts AAA 5 Diamond, with more than half of all properties with 4 stars or more.
More than 600,000 readers of Condé Nast Traveler around the world voted for this edition of the awards, a record number of respondents who rated their travel experiences.
Puerto Vallarta has had a long and prosperous history with the Readers’ Choice Awards, which first appeared on the list as “the world’s friendliest city” in 2001. Recent in 2017, appeared as one of the “Best Cities the world “and” Top Small towns outside the US. UU. “Puerto Vallarta was one of three Mexican cities listed in the” 40 most important cities in the world “and one of the two cities in Mexico joined the category “the 20 smaller cities in the world.” Puerto Vallarta is the only beach town that is recognized in both lists.
Readers’ Choice awards from the readers of Condé Nast Traveler are the oldest and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as “the best of the best travel”.
Readers’ Choice Awards 2019 Awards are published on the website of Condé Nast Traveler in www.cntraveler.com/rca and held in the November issue of the printed editions of Condé Nast Traveler in the United States and the United Kingdom.