Guadalajara - Post Report Question and Answers

What have been the highlights of your time in this country? Best trips or experiences?

Guanajuato, and the coast! - Aug 2023

Tacos, tacos, tacos. - Jan 2023

The different beaches for weekend trips have been amazing. Lots of things to explore. - Aug 2018

All of the fantastic travel opportunities and beaches! Oaxaca, Sayulita, Vallarta, Baja Sur... Mexico City is fantastic and incredibly cheap to get to. - Feb 2017

THE FOOD!!! Guadalajara's food scene is PHENOMENAL!!! From roadside tacos so cheap and flavorful that you could get fat on a pittance to high end cuisine that any Michelin rated restauranteur would be proud to serve, Guadalajara has it all. Hand crafted beers, sausages, vegetarian/vegan, rich desserts, and the best Tequila that money can buy... Come hungry. - Feb 2015

We've been blown away by how kid-friendly Mexico is. Even elderly men and teenage boys coo at babies on the street. Most restaurants have play areas for kids, and some even have on-staff nannies. - Jan 2015

Traveling around Mexico, trying so much good food, and experiencing an interesting culture that isn't completely foreign. We've felt welcome here. - Oct 2014

Chapala, Chacala, Tapalpa, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Puerto Vallarta, Akumal, Mexico City, the cheap and delicious food, the fruit stands on every corner. - Apr 2014

Learning about fine (sipping) tequilas and visiting the city for which the drink is named; the lovely Tlaquepaque village; being about a 4-hour drive from the coast (Puerto Vallarta) and about as far from special towns including San Miguel de Allende and Guanajuato. - Jun 2013

The people here are very friendly and welcoming. - Jan 2012

Visiting Tequila, listening to mariachi music, seeing the charreada (Mexican rodeo), going to the beach at Manzanillo (a 3-hour drive) and Puerto Vallarta (5-hour drive), going to the craft markets at Tonala and Tlaquepaque, and going horseback riding in the state and county parks. - Jan 2011

The people in Guadalajara are extremely nice and helpful. We've had an amazing time, also, traveling around the country. I never imagined Mexico had so much to offer before I came here. - Jun 2010


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