I get asked this a lot, and the answer is pretty simple. It can be summed up (in no particular order):
1) Why not?
2) We can afford it.
3) Generous temporary residency terms.
4) Street tacos.
Puerto Vallarta beach from the highway
Pawpaw fruit tree(?) at Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens
Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens
Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens—magical!
Nuevo Vallarta beach after watching baby sea turtles make their way out to sea!