The pickings were especially good once or twice a year when huge treasure galleons passed by on their way back from voyages
At least fifteen people were killed during the weekend in the state of Guerrero.
Acapulco's international airport anchors the southern end of the Diamante resort strip. It's about a 15-minute drive to the
Tianguis is the largest tourism showcase in all of Mexico, attracting hundreds of local exhibitors, and thousands of international buyers. The event is also open to the general public, providing locals with the knowledge they need to visit other parts of their own country.
The socialites warmly welcomed the war hero; in turn, he found solace in a milieu antithetical to the hell of war.
My best friends and I drove a '60 Chevy from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Mexico City, Guadalajara and Acapulco during winter break in 1967. Not only did I turn 18 on the trip, but my bff's were all guys
Imagine it's the 16th century, and you're on a 2,500-ton Spanish super-galleon sailing off the Pacific coast of Mexico. You're on your way back from a long, dangerous voyage to Manila, where traders from Spain's conquered lands in the Americas.
The years have not been terribly kind to the Mexican beach resort that once attracted the A-List to its shores -- what was once a bucolic beach town of 50,000 is now a seething metropolis plagued by poverty, violence and natural disasters.
One thing is for certain: The top 10 hotels listed below have got hospitality down to a science.
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