Coffee & Headlines • August 7, 2020


Are bars open now and able to operate without serving food? How about cinemas and casinos? It depends on where you read it and when it was published…

They said ‘yes’ yesterday, but it hasn’t been confirmed by the city (Vallarta Independiente)

They said ‘yes’ yesterday—cinemas too—but nothing’s playing at Cinépolis… (Contralinea)

They said ‘no’ yesterday (Vallarta Opina)

They said ‘yes’ yesterday to cinemas and casinos, but these must be inspected first by city officials (NoticiasPV)

They said ‘yes’ yesterday to cinemas in Guadalajara, but ‘no’ for the rest of the state (Vallarta Independiente)

They said ‘yes’ today to cinemas and casinos, but not until August 10 (Vallarta Independiente)

They said ‘yes’ yesterday to bars (OutandAbout)

Confused yet? Join the club!

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Jalisco Governor forbids local hotels to operate beyond the established 30% occupancy (Vallarta Opina)

The US government issued a ‘Stage 4’ travel alert recommending its citizens to not travel anywhere in Mexico (Vallarta Opina)

WATCH: The much criticized ‘Mom I’m in Acapulco’ travel campaign:


Bookmark the Mercado Libre YouTube page, where wonderful concerts have been announced to take place in the near future, featuring Latin American artists, such as Mexico’s amazing Natalia Lafourcade.

This covidiot is liberating the people by removing social distancing stickers in a store. Because he can. (Towleroad)

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2 thoughts on “Coffee & Headlines • August 7, 2020

  1. Hi Paco, i recently spent 2.5 weeks in PV, loved it & ended up renting a apartment fir 3 months, i can attest PV is doing allot more proactive covid precautions then USA. My partner is beginning a Mexico travel information vlog. I will be arriving back this week, please are you able to avail yourself and be our guest at a restaurant of your choice & time to sit with us and maybe offer some advice, recommendations to my partner Yassine?


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