Mazatlan Travel Articles

 
Tips and Advice – Mazatlan, Mexico
Tips and Advice – Mazatlan, Mexico Mazatlan, Mexico – Tips and Advice #1 – Getting Around Across the street from the Gringo Lingo Bar you will see a number of cabs. In the late afternoon, ask around the drivers for Raul. He is an old friend. If you find him tell him I (paylone) sent you. You could ask for no […]
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Internet Cafes – Mazatlan, Mexico
Mazatlan, Mexico – Internet Cafes Here are three different Internet cafes in the Zone. Web@ccess Location: Av. Camaron Sabalo # 610 Suite 12, right across the street from the Costa de Oro hotel. Hours: 8:30 am to 10:30 pm seven days. They have 15 stations. They have B&W and color printers available from 9:00am to […]
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Mazatlan General Info – Mazatlan, Mexico
Mazatlan General Info – Mazatlan, Mexico Mazatlan, Mexico – General Info Mazatlan, aka “the Pearl of the Pacific”. The word Mazatlan is derived from the ancient Nahuatl word meaning “land of the deer”. In fact, the local baseball team is called the Venados which is Spanish for “Deer”. The city was originally “settled” by the Spaniards in 1531. Prior to that […]
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Mazatlan Photo Gallery Part 1 of 3 – Mazatlan, Mexico
Mazatlan Photo Gallery Part 1 of 3 – Mazatlan, Mexico Mazatlan Photo Gallery Gallery Pages One | Two | Three This is the main after hours disco in Mazland. Joaquine and I once stole two horses from some friends, rode them down the beach and up a flight of concrete stairs in the rear in an attempt to storm the castle…they locked the gate. This […]
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Mazatlan Photo Gallery Part 3 of 3 – Mazatlan, Mexico
Mazatlan Photo Gallery Part 3 of 3 – Mazatlan, Mexico Mazatlan Photo Gallery (3) Gallery Pages One | Two | Three Raul and his wife on the road to Ixpalino. Raul is the best cab driver in Mazland. This is the only cantina in my village of Ixpalino. The hacienda on the left is over 350 yrs. old. The horses are Juan & Poco. Don’t […]
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Mazatlan, Mexico – Internet Cafes
Here are three different Internet cafes in the Zone. Web@ccess Location: Av. Camaron Sabalo # 610 Suite 12, right across the street from the Costa de Oro hotel. Hours: 8:30 am to 10:30 pm seven days. They have 15 stations. They have B&W and color printers available from 9:00am to 10:00pm. Cost: 4 pesos B&W […]
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Mazatlan, Mexico – General Info
Mazatlan, aka “the Pearl of the Pacific”. The word Mazatlan is derived from the ancient Nahuatl word meaning “land of the deer”. In fact, the local baseball team is called the Venados which is Spanish for “Deer”. The city was originally “settled” by the Spaniards in 1531. Prior to that it was the home of […]
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Mazatlan, Mexico – Food
Okay now that you’ve drank yourself silly, you’ll need to eat. If you’re not a seasoned Mexico traveler you’re probably at sometime going to crave one of three things. A cup of coffee in the morning, an American breakfast, or a steak. Get coffee in front of the Gringo Lingo, breakfast at Panamas, or slink […]
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Mazatlan, Mexico – February 2001
Events Sand Castle Contest February 4th Betto at “work” These things are amazing, if you’re gonna be in town go check this out. Be careful where you walk! This thing is organized by Bert Adams, aka Betto. Hailing from Vancouver, Wash. Betto travels the world organizing sand castle contests, exhibitions, training, and workshops. Nice job […]
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Mazatlan, Mexico – Bars
“Vamanos ala cantinas!” Okay, now for the fun stuff. If ya like to party and got some extra fun tickets, these are a must! Joe’s Oyster Bar Joe’s Oyster Bar This is da place! Located in the heart of the Zone. Kinda hard to spot though. It’s just to the right of Los Sabalos Hotel […]
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