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17 Day Trips from Guadalajara You Won’t Want to Miss [2023]

I hope you are looking for a Guadalajara day trip. There is no shortage of cool things to do in Guadalajara but sometimes you want to get out of the big city and see something different. Because of the favorable geography, there are lots of amazing day trips from Guadalajara. The metropolitan region has grown …

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Mexico Waves: An Intro to Surfing in Mexico

It is no surprise that Mexico is such an established surfing destination. Surfing in Mexico has had an allure since the 1960s. Mexico has always had a close relationship with Southern California and all it took was a few stories of ideal Mexico waves with nobody out to create the modern Mexican surf mythology. Surfing …

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San Blas, Stoner’s Point, and Las Islitas Nayarit: Oldschool Mexican Surf Charm

San Blas is a quintessential Mexican beach town that time has passed by. Located in the State of Nayarit on the northern edge of Matanchén Bay, it is a world apart from the resort towns of Nuevo Vallarta or Punta Mita. There is a lot of history in this area and a lot of bugs. …

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Guadalajara to Sayulita By Bus, Car And Plane

Guadalajara is fortunate to have a great climate and excellent quality of life but the beach is a couple of hours away. Tapatios (people from Guadalajara) have a number of options when it comes to selecting their beach of choice but if you surf then Sayulita is usually near the top of the list. The …

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Mariscos Campomar: Cocina Nayarita

While Sinaloa may get most of the attention when talking about high-end seafood, I want to recommend thinking about other lesser-known regional cuisines. Even though Nayarit is just south of Sinaloa and was considered part of Jalisco until 1917 the cuisine is different. The sauces taste a little bit sweeter and lemon is used in …

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Sayulita Surf Guide: Surf Trip to a Mexican Pueblo Mágico

Sayulita is the first thing that comes to mind when people in this part of Mexico think of a surf trip. This stretch of the Riviera Nayarit has become a favorite vacation destination for surfers dreaming of easy access to consistent waves. Nayarit is a warm water tropical paradise and Sayulita is the undisputed capital …

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Surfing Chacala

Chacala and Caleta: The left-hand point break at Playa Caleta is one of the best breaks in the region. This is for a little more advanced surfer because of the sharp volcanic rock bottom that is covered with urchins. You really need to be careful about straightening out on the inside section and not put …

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