Centro Histórico

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Centro Histórico
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While cobblestone streets along the Malecon add colonial charm, this area also features street vendors and craftsmen.
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digitalroc
Calgary, Canada1,320 contributions
Dec 2020
Commonly referred to as “Old Town”, this area is the heart of PV. It has some of the better restaurants in PV and there is lots to do here. If you’re not staying in the area, best to come down during the late morning on one day, then again in the evening on another day to really get a flavor of Old Town. You’ll know when you’re in Old Town, as it is on the south side of the Rio Cuale which divides the town.
Written 15 November 2021
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Nelson C
Salvador, BA1,208 contributions
Oct 2021 • Couples
Well, this historic district can’t really be named a gem. It’s simple and small, comparing to other cities in Mexico. It’s small, few attractions, lots of small restaurants and bars. Nevertheless, if you are in the area in transit for your resort destination, take advantage and have a drink at a bar by the shore.
Written 31 October 2021
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Alan D
Golden, CO61 contributions
May 2021
Some of the nicer shops on the side streets and it is less crowded than the Malecon but there are also some nice shops on the Malecon.
Written 27 May 2021
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AliBug
Charlotte, NC1,451 contributions
Jan 2021
This is a lovely part of PV to hang out. There is a town renovation project going on that is including street art. This is a wonderful idea. It allows you to walk up and down the streets looking for all the different murals discovering small shops and restaurants you would not have seen otherwise. My husband and I walked up and down these streets all day and never felt safer. Wear proper shoes, the pavement is cobblestone and the hills are mighty. Don't forget your camera. There is a photo op around every corner.
Written 7 February 2021
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joe
Farley, IA3 contributions
Dec 2020
great time cant wait to back food is amazing tequila tastings all over friendly people street performers
Written 30 December 2020
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Juhree
Santa Paula, CA62 contributions
Nov 2020
We've stayed in the new hotel district. It just doesn't have a local feel. Town has it all: beauty, history, in trusice vendors. Just remember: "No Gracias".
Written 25 November 2020
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Meaghan G
212 contributions
Nov 2020
Nice walk through this area and worth checking out. Hubby and I didn't spend a ton of time here but we did stroll through. The church is worth checking out and going in to admire all the beautiful detail. Worth rolling into a day with Malecon and Zona Romantica.
Written 16 November 2020
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Terri H
Waco, TX12 contributions
Nov 2020
Old Town has great shopping and food. The people are friendly and it is very safe to walk around anytime
Written 12 November 2020
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Thelion
30 contributions
Sep 2020 • Couples
Nice to walk. Especially at night. Much better than other parts of the city which are dirty and crowded.
Written 6 September 2020
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ClaudeChenette
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico39 contributions
Aug 2020 • Couples
It is a very romantic city. Tons of sculptures to enjoy. Many beautiful restaurants and shops to be found everywhere.
Written 31 August 2020
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