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Look for Upgrades This Black Friday

Look for Upgrades This Black Friday

5.0 02 Resorts offer exclusive deals on Black Friday, and this is the best day of the year to look for special prices on upgrades! Here are some pro tips for planning your vacation during Black Friday. Know Your Destination In order to find the best deals on Black Friday, it’s helpful to first narrow your online search to your favorite destination and even your favorite resort. For example if you know you want to travel to Mexico, you could start by researching the best high end resorts Mexico and see if you find a particular city or resort that you like. Know Your Resort Style Narrow your search even more by knowing what kind of resort you prefer. Whether you’re looking for an oceanfront resort, a spa resort, a resort with penthouse suites, an adults only resort, etc. Thinking about what features best fit your style can help you find the best Black Friday deals for you. Make sure to verify the resort you are looking at offers all the perks you expect. Sign …

Hotel Mousai is Hosting Hecho en Mexico Again

Hotel Mousai is Hosting Hecho en Mexico Again

5.0 02 Adults-only Hotel Mousai, along with neighboring family-friendly Garza Blanca Resort & Spa, is preparing to host its annual Hecho en Mexico (Made in Mexico) event again this coming May in celebration of the rich and diverse culture of Mexico. This remarkable event is set to be a show stopping celebration which honors the enchanting traditions and customs that have made Mexico one of the world’s most beloved and vibrant countries.     Hecho en Mexico to Return this May 2018 Although the specific details surrounding this year’s Hecho en Mexico event have yet to be released, we are excited to let guests and members at Hotel Mousai know that the celebration will run all month long in May, simulating the successful structure of last year’s event. Guests and members of both Hotel Mousai and Garza Blanca Resort & Spa will have the opportunity to peruse an incredible selection of artisanal products each weekend throughout the month of May in the Lobby at Garza Blanca. You may find yourself tempted by a range of Mexican …

Look Chic at the Beach

Look Chic at the Beach

5.0 04 When you are packing for your next Puerto Vallarta vacation at Hotel Mousai, you may be debating which accessories and clothing items are essential and which are unnecessary. Even though there is a decidedly relaxed vibe in the charming seaside town, you will no doubt still want to look your best throughout your stay. Your days might bring shopping at local boutiques and markets, lounging by the pool, dining on an exquisite gourmet dinner or experiencing an outdoor adventure such as a zipline tour. With such a variety of activities, you will need to pack items that will allow you to feel comfortable while looking great, no matter the occasion. Here are some items to keep in mind as you pack when chic fashion for the beach is what you are after:   A Chic Cover-up Since you are likely to spend some of your vacation time in Puerto Vallarta lounging on the beach or by the pool, you will definitely want to bring along a swimsuit cover-up that can easily be dressed …

Hotel Mousai’s Butler Omar Darío Peña Pimienta

Hotel Mousai’s Butler Omar Darío Peña Pimienta

5.0 04 When you choose to spend your well-deserved vacation in the lap of luxury at the stunning adults-only Hotel Mousai in Puerto Vallarta, rest assured your experience will be exceptional. Jaw-dropping views of Banderas Bay, sumptuous suites, delicious food and drinks, and unrivaled spaces dedicated to the comfort and pleasure of every guest are just the beginning of your magnificent stay in paradise. One of the ways that Hotel Mousai (which is the only hotel in Puerto Vallarta to boast the prestigious AAA Five Diamond rating) takes your vacation to new heights is by offering superb service to guests through its lavish personalized butler service. Every butler on staff takes great pride and pleasure in helping Ultra Mousai Suite guests, VIPs and celebrities who stay at Hotel Mousai create unbelievable vacation memories while visiting Puerto Vallarta. It is the goal of the hotel’s butler team to create extraordinary experiences for guests like you by anticipating your needs and providing unique and personalized service that you won’t soon forget. Read on to learn about one …

Holiday or Vacation - What's the difference?

Holiday or Vacation – What’s the difference?

0.0 00 When you hear the word holiday, it probably holds a different meaning depending on which side of the Atlantic Ocean you come from. For people who hail from the United Kingdom, the term “holiday” in British English refers to a vacation when you go away from home for some time off. For people who are from the United States or Canada, on the other hand, a holiday refers to a specific day in the calendar year that has been selected to observe a special occasion such as New Year’s Day, Easter, Mother’s Day, Thanksgiving or Christmas. Meanwhile, a vacation is a term that is used to describe going away someplace where you can take some time to relax and unwind. Whether your getaway will involve action and adventure or plenty of blissful downtime, a holiday (or vacation) is definitely something that everyone needs to indulge in from time to time. Feel Inspired by “Holiday” Regardless of the fact that she is actually from the United States, pop superstar Madonna channeled her inner Brit …

The Art of Design and Technology at Hotel Mousai

The Art of Design and Technology at Hotel Mousai

0.0 00 Hotel Mousai is one of the leading luxury hotels in Puerto Vallarta. In fact, it is the first and only hotel with a Five Diamond rating in Puerto Vallarta. As such, you shouldn’t be surprised to read that it stands at the forefront of design and technology when it comes to its suites. Suites at Hotel Mousai The suites at Hotel Mousai have all the luxuries you would expect of a 5 Diamond resort, and a few that might come as a delicious surprise! The rooms are all fully equipped with iPad friendly technology to make your life as easy as possible while you’re on vacation. If you haven’t booked your vacation for 2018 then you should certainly consider Hotel Mousai. iPad technology The iPad technology in use in the Hotel Mousai rooms has been put in place for your ease, and as such gives you immediate access to some of the hotels services. This means you can order room service, book a spa treatment, reserve a table at the restaurant and view …

Expect Remarkable Personalized Service at Hotel Mousai

Expect Remarkable Personalized Service at Hotel Mousai

5.0 02 Spending your next vacation at Hotel Mousai will undoubtedly bring you endless joy, and one of the reasons each stay at the adults-only haven in Puerto Vallarta is so amazing is the personalized service provided to every guest. The staff members at the hotel are dedicated to creating unique memories for guests that will be treasured for years to come. They will happily go out of their way to ensure you are completely happy and comfortable throughout your stay. You are bound to be impressed by the incredible level of service you receive during your vacation, so much so that you may even find it difficult to return home after you enjoy such lavish service. Here are just a few of the ways that Hotel Mousai’s staff members offer remarkable personalized service that will ensure your vacation is an experience you will never forget: Friendly and Inviting Hospitality Mexico is known for its friendly people and inviting hospitality and it should come as no surprise that you will discover both at Hotel Mousai …

Mexican Christmas Traditions

Mexican Christmas Traditions

4.2 12 Christmas in Mexico is a big deal, with a capital “D”. Not only will you see many of the customs and traditions that are usually observed in the United States and Canada, such as Santa Claus, Christmas trees and snow scenes, but you will also enjoy a host of typically Mexican traditions too. Take a look at what you can expect of a Mexican Christmas. What You Can Expect with a Mexican Christmas If you plan on spending your Christmas in Mexico, then you can expect to see beautiful decorated Christmas trees lining the streets and plazas, while in Puerto Vallarta, you will see palm trees decorated too. Christmas Eve and Gifts Christmas is celebrated on December 24th in Mexico rather than on the 25th, when Mexican families will come together for the last ‘posada’, which are traditional Christmas gatherings that reenact the arrival of the pregnant virgin Mary and Joseph looking for a place to stay in Bethlehem. On December 24th, you can expect to dine with traditional Mexican foods and drink …

Beach Bathing Benefits

Beach Bathing Benefits

5.0 02 Swimming in the sea has long been an activity enjoyed by people at the beach, but did you realize that bathing and soaking in seawater was actually a practice revered by the ancient Greeks for its numerous benefits? Far more than taking a refreshing dip to cool off, they considered the mineral-rich water of the sea to be extremely powerful in the realms of health and beauty. They commonly soaked in pools and hot tubs that had been stocked with seawater, but in modern times, most people choose to go straight to the source with a swim in the sea. It is a terrific activity to enjoy while on vacation for a number of reasons: it has the ability to hydrate the skin, improve circulation, boost your immune system and put you in a better mood. Here are some of the great benefits of bathing in the sea while you are at the beach: Enhance Skin Thanks to its high levels of magnesium, seawater has the ability to hydrate the skin and give …

Protect Your Skin with Sunscreen on Vacation

Protect Your Skin with Sunscreen on Vacation

5.0 02 Just about everyone in the modern world has heard about the dangers of UV rays and sunburn, and so sunscreen is on everyone’s vacation packing list, and yet day to day very few people will think about adding SPF protection to their daily routine. The fact is that whether your skin sins are huge, like slathering yourself in oil before sunbathing, or small, like failing to wear SPF moisturiser daily, your skin is getting damaged by day to day exposure to ultraviolet rays. Here are the top reasons that you should wear sunscreen not just on vacation, but every day of the year. Avoid uncomfortable sunburn Sunburn might not seem like the worst thing that could happen to you, but it’s somewhat of a gateway. You see the swelling, itching, pain, and peeling that comes with sunburn is merely a side effect of much deeper, cellular damage which can result in the kind of mutations that lead to cancer. Studies have shown that just one blistering sunburn in childhood can double the risk …