. Exciting Vacation in Ixtapa
If you want to go for elegance and luxury on your Mexico vacations, the best place to go would be the resort paradise of Ixtapa. One of the most popular resorts that has full amenities, luxurious rooms and packaged activities programmed for the whole family is Club Med Ixtapa. Another popular resort that is suitable for families is the all-inclusive Barcelo Ixtapa. Most of the resorts, if not all are on the beachfront where the white sands and crystal waters are just a few steps away. You have the option to go snorkeling, body boarding and swimming which is guaranteed fun for all beach lovers. For those with more time, go on a day trip to Playa las Gatas via a cheap water taxi ride at Zihuatanejo and find yourself at the beach that gives you several dining and shopping options. If you want to take the luxurious and elegant vacation, go to Ixtapa.
Acapulco Vacation Attractions
The white sugar beaches and the vibrant nightlife of Acapulco make it a favorite vacation spot for party goers and those just wanting to spend a holiday away from home. Adventure lovers flock to this place to dive off a 130 foot cliff and surf the biggest of waves at La Quebrada Cliff Divers. The Magico Mundo Marino is a fun family water park with stunning outdoor and indoor marine life aquarium exhibits, swimming pools and slides and a glass bottom boat to take you to Isla La Roqueta for snorkeling. Bring the kids to the Parque Papagayo and let them try out the replica of a Spanish galleon and the space shuttle Columbia, roller skating rink, bumper boats and go-carts that will surely bring so much fun and excitement. The town center of Acapulco that is popularly called the Zocalo is just right across the fishing harbor and has a lot of giant rubber and mango trees that you can laze under. You will never run out of a hundred and one things to do in Acapulco.
Guadalajara Itinerary Choices
You will find yourself in the midst of rich Mexican culture when you visit the city of Guadalajara. This place does not have as many beach attractions as the other places but they have picturesque sceneries and a lot of mariachi bands during their unique festivals. September 16 marks Independence Day with one of the biggest mariachi band shows featuring local and international mariachi bands called Encuentro International del Mariachi but it is celebrated the whole month thru so you can expect parties and shows throughout the month. Visitors to this city are treated to the best sightseeing, dining and shopping. You can go on a tour of the city and see the rich 17th century and Victorian buildings and cathedrals. The gastronomic delights of Mexico are available for you to taste at many local restaurants throughout Guadalajara. Beach lovers though can also have fun at the beaches of Guadalajara with its white sand and endless sunshine. Guadalajara is certainly a wonderful addition to your Mexico vacation.
Surfing at Puerto Escondido
The Mexican Pipeline or Puerto Escondido lures in the top surfers in the world, being one of the worlds best surfing destination. The Mexpipe Challenge is held in February and an international surf contest in November. Small and big waves alike are available for both professional and amateur surfers. Puerto Escondido has several beaches where you can go swimming but it is not advisable in Playa Zicatela, the main surfing beach because of strong rip tides and some of the most powerful waves in the world which even bests the famous Hawaii Banzai Pipeline. This place is recommended for very experienced surfers only to avoid the risks of accidents which even the most professional surfers have met here. Another surfing location is The Point where you can also get a fast and challenging surf ride. The Far Bar at the end of the beach break is another surfing area with the most surfers since the waters there is deeper than other areas and the waves break further from the shore. Puerto Escondido is truly a surfers paradise and is best recommended for surfing lovers coming on their Mexico vacations.