From the Vallarta Nordeste Map ©2013 Jeffrey Obser
ZONA ROMANTICA TO CONCHAS CHINAS
This map has been quite popular this season so I ordered a print run on the same durable, water-resistant paper as the Puerto Vallarta Walking Map.
Available at the Old Town Farmers' Market (Basilio Badillo, a block up from Olas Altas, Saturday 9:30-2 pm.) and by mail order in the U.S. and Canada.
PUERTO VALLARTA SOUTH COAST
Past Conchas Chinas, Highway 200 winds along the shore, concealing the quiet riverside village of El Nogalito. Puerto Vallarta's urban reach extends to just before Garza Blanca, where a new eco-development is rising with a footbridge crossing over the road.
I printed a black and white version of this in 2010, but Sayulita has been changing so fast that by the time I had an edition out and had persuaded one local gallery owner to stock it, many of the businesses and local landmarks had either closed or moved or been washed away in the great floods of September 2011 - which took out the central road bridge through town, on Calle Revolucion at the Rio Sayulita.
Three years and several roadway updates later, here's Sayulita today:
And in 2008-9 (dated 2010):