Here’s a small piece of urban land in a very busy, dense part of Puerto Vallarta turned into an innovative place to eat, drink and hang around. Done with a typically Mexican flair for whimsy, fun and lively experimentation. Note the obligatory bicycle-themed planters. And stacked shipping containers.

The party park is open to the sidewalk and to the sky — another reminder of the way that climate affects a city’s look , feel and design.

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