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    Yes VERY !!! over 9 years ago

    Answered by Nicholas Ossa via Site_iconTravellr.com
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    Absolutely! Not even a hint of crime in Puerto Vallarta. Unfortunately a HUGE misconception. Travel with confidence and enjoy your time in beautiful Puerto Vallarta! Soooo much to see and do! over 9 years ago

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    Lsd as I've said in other posts about Mexico, as long as you're not involving yourself in the buying, selling or trafficking of drugs (and that means even for personal use) there's no reason you should be caught up in the current narco-wars.
    As the two others have mentioned Puerto Vallarta is a pretty tame place, BUT all the usual rules apply regarding valuables, credit cards and personal safety. Don't forget this IS a foreign country, not just an American beach, so things are a little different.
    The general advice for Mexico is to stay off the roads at night (more for wandering livestock than bandits), adn stick to the resort areas, don't wander away from tourist areas at night and watch out for your valuables on the beach.
    Have a good trip.
    Phil over 9 years ago

    Answered by Ask Phil via Site_iconWorldNomads.com
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    Puerto Vallarta is still one of the safest beach destination not only in Mexico if not in the World, we own a ocean side restaurant in this city since 1983 and we do about 85-95 destination weddings per year withan 65% USA 25%CAN and the rest from MEX. i was born and live here since 1970 and Vallarta still being one of the most friendly cities in the world since that date!! you are very welcome to our city!! over 9 years ago

    Answered by Carlos Guzman via Site_iconTravellr.com
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    PV is very safe. Your biggest fear should be the timeshare sharks. They are everywhere and don't take "no" for an answer. Just ignore them and walk past. over 9 years ago

    Answered by Craig via Site_iconWorldNomads.com
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    Yes very safe !!! remember the media always wants" to sell" .. Bad News are better business than good news over 9 years ago

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    YES! I feel that a lot of people associate the violence up north with all of Mexico and that is just not true. Ive been to Puerto Vallarta 3 times now, and Im sure Ill be back many more. I always stay at oasis hostel (oasishostel.com) and even though its a 20 minute walk from centro I never have any problems walking. No one harasses me, apart from an occassional whistle. In all honestly, I feel more safe here than I do back home in Seattle. about 9 years ago

    Answered by margo via Site_iconTravellr.com

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