Author: Deborah Buley

Corona Virus – Your Wellbeing is Our Priority

In response to the unprecedented situation world-wide brought about by the corona virus aka Covid-19, we’d like to reassure our guests with reservations in the Punta de Mita area that we are taking this situation very seriously and that your well-being is our priority. Private homes provide greater protection As you might expect, private homes … Continued

Arrive by Private Jet to Enjoy Punta Mita Villas

Tailor-made arrivals for 100% privacy! Enjoy a tailor-made Tripwix experience from start to finish. Contact us today to find out more about our personalized services that include luxury villa rental and private jet transportation.    Imagine arriving by private jet to an exclusive villa that has been selected and inspected by our professional curation team. Upon arrival to the private airstrip, you’ll be whisked away in a luxury car … Continued

How about Visiting Mexico for Thanksgiving?

Regardless of what you might think about the way North America was colonized, there’s no denying that Thanksgiving’s message of gratitude unites people of all faiths and philosophical views. Though Mexico does not observe its own Thanksgiving public holiday, there are plenty of reasons to go south of the border for an unforgettable Thanksgiving holiday. … Continued

Guided Photo Safari – Pacific West Coast, Mexico

Just imagine the scene. You wake up as the butler carries in the freshly-ground coffee you scheduled the night before while a warm breeze caresses your face in sync with the sounds of waves lapping the shore. You hear a commotion outside and rush to your terrace to see what all the fuss is about. … Continued

Great Ways to Look Younger When Traveling

Looking and feeling great when traveling for leisure is often a given. We tend to get better quality sleep, relax more and have time to attend to those beauty routines that fall to the wayside in our daily lives. Regardless, both men and women can help nature along with some simple tips to look younger … Continued

2019 Punta Mita Beach Festival, Mexico

Each year in August, the exclusive Punta Mita development hosts its celebrated Punta Mita Beach Festival. And 2019 will be no exception! The gated community welcomes families to take part in the most wholesome outdoor event of the year. Kupuri Beach Club Coming up this weekend, August 3rd and 4th, 2019, once again Kupuri Beach … Continued

Punta Mita Treats for the Modern Woman

Treating that special woman in your life comes easy with the help of Punta de Mita Rentals. Whether surprising your wife for your anniversary, your best friend for her birthday, your dear mum for Mother’s Day or a bride-to-be with a hen/bachelorette getaway somewhere special, our local expert and host can help you create an … Continued

How to Embrace, Navigate or Avoid Easter Madness in Mexico

Easter in Mexico is an experience you will never forget. For some, it’s a colourful medley of unique cultural experiences or an excuse to party hard. For others, it’s the perfect location to exercise religious beliefs among multitudes of faithful followers in one of the world’s most Catholic countries. However, many are simply looking for … Continued

Luxury Vacations with Kids in Punta de Mita, Mexico

Is there such a thing as luxury vacations when traveling with the youngest members of your family? For many of us, luxury vacations with kids is a contradiction. Understandably, you might well wonder whether it’s worth taking your kids on a 5-star getaway if they are not likely to remember the experience. Here’s what we think about luxury vacations with kids …   Benefits of Taking Your Children on a … Continued

Selene Soucy’s Corazon Sagrado in Punta de Mita

Saying Selene Soucy puts her heart and soul into Corazon Sagrado Boutique in Punta de Mita might seem like a cliché. However, when you see how this Mexican artist, designer and businesswoman inspires others and supports the livelihoods of local artisans while doing what she loves, it’s clear she’s got her heart in the right … Continued

Fairy Tale Destination Weddings in Punta de Mita

So, the search is on for a unique wedding that you and your guests will remember for a lifetime and beyond. A destination wedding in Punta de Mita, Mexico could be just the right answer.   Destination Weddings in Punta de Mita, Mexico Destination weddings have grown in popularity over the last two decades for a variety of reasons. Not least because they are … Continued

Punta de Mita Wellness, Travel and Luxury

For many of us, what we want from a vacation is changing. Or, perhaps, our preferences are coming full circle. Since recreational travel evolved from being a luxury reserved for nobility to becoming a necessity for our sanity in the modern world, the travel industry has seen many developments. In the ’80s, ’90s and early … Continued

A Whale of a Time in Punta de Mita

You’ve guessed it! Whale season is in full swing on Banderas Bay, Mexico! Expect to see one of nature’s greatest shows! This is the time of year when pods of humpback whales and other hefty breeds head south from Alaska in search of warmer waters for feeding, breeding and birthing.     Party Tricks No … Continued

The Truth About Tequila

In my nine years living and working in Mexico, I have been to more than a few tequila tastings — some a tad more elegant than others. If there was one message I got from all of them, it would have to be that good tequila is for sipping, just like a fine brandy from … Continued

Holidays, Vacations and Thanksgiving – Do you know the difference?

First and foremost, let’s start by wishing a Happy Thanksgiving to all our US friends wherever you may be celebrating in the world. Most of you don’t need reminding that the fourth Thursday in November is Thanksgiving in the United States while the second Monday in October is when Canadians celebrate. However, do you know what makes Thanksgiving a … Continued

Punta de Mita Rentals and Tripwix International Rentals

After many years of Punta de Mita Rentals providing elite services for both owners of luxury homes in the area and people looking for a fabulous place to stay in Banderas Bay, in 2015, we decided it was time to also offer these services on an international scale. Thus, Tripwix, an international luxury rental agency … Continued

Not Mexican Halloween, Day of the Dead!

Mexico’s Day of the Dead, or Día de Muertos as it is called in Spanish, is often mistaken for Mexican Halloween by people who’ve not witnessed the celebration firsthand. While death is the central theme and it takes place around the same time of year as Halloween, there are a number of key differences. Geography … Continued

Why You Should Book Well in Advance

“The early bird catches the worm!” This old adage has stood the test of time, and for good reason. When finding the perfect luxury rental to suit your style, dates and budget, booking well ahead of time remains the best advice. Of course, finding an amazing last-minute bargain is always a possibility. But, do you … Continued

Independence, Chiles and El Grito!

September 16th is Independence Day in Mexico, one of the most important national holidays in the country. Contrary to the common misconception amongst foreigners, Cinco de Mayo (May 5th) is NOT Mexico’s Independence Day. Celebrations actually begin at night on September 15th with the re-enactment of El Grito and continue well into the early hours … Continued

Luxury Temptations for Gents in Banderas Bay

With Father’s Day just around the corner for many countries around the world, including North America and parts of Europe, we thought it only right to share ways Punta de Mita Rentals could help you spoil that special man in your life. But, let’s not limit pampering Dad to Father’s Day; everyday provides the perfect … Continued

The History of Tequila

If you were to play a word association game and had to think of words connected to Mexico, most probably one of the first words to cross your lips would be “tequila”! Mexico certainly has many fabulous attractions, and tequila is but a drop in the ocean of all the wonderful experiences you can have … Continued

Mexico’s Pueblos Mágicos

Even when beach-basking all day long with a cocktail in hand is the full extent of your vacation goals when you visit top Mexico Pacific Coast destinations such as Punta Mita, Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, a cultural day or two away from your leisurely poolside routine is highly recommended. While the Mexican Caribbean offers … Continued