6. Verana, Jalisco, Mexico Off the beaten track with access only by boat then mule, Verana is a Yelapa boutique hotel on the shores of the Pacific. With just eight rooms, its thatched-palapa huts over. Verana – Yelapa Island, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico. Handmade luxury hotel featured in Architectural Digest and Conde Nast Traveler Hot List. Set in lush jungle overlooking Mexico’s Pacific coast, this unique mountain-top, handcrafted retreat will…