Guadalajara - Post Report Question and Answers

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

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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