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    Quote Originally Posted by Coolwalker View Post
    I lived there for more than 20 years. My parents had an Arabian Horse Ranch in Jerez de la Frontera (Province of Cadiz) and I also attended the University of Madrid. It is wonderful and the best way to get there @HawkTheSlayer is to fly to Lisbon, rent a car and drive over to Spain from Portugal ending up at Sevilla right in front of the Tower of Gold.
    I would love to visit one day. Always have. I want to see it all!
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    I've been to both places but it's been a couple decades since. Mexico unfortunately is a shithole that many Liberals would like imported here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HawkTheSlayer View Post
    I would love to visit one day. Always have. I want to see it all!
    Just do it. Look at (I believe) Iceland flights from NYC...or Norway, can't remember which but you can get round trip for way less than a grand by flying to Lisbon. Fly on a Tuesday, best rates and the pilots are no longer hung-over (LOL).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taxcutter View Post
    Cancun and Acapulco used to be favorite vacation spots for decades. Now, they're just Detroit with high heat and humidity.
    Unfortunately, and sadly, I have to agree. Cancun was a favorite haunt of ours back in the early 70's. Cozumel and Isla Mujeres were just a short boat ride from Cancun. Lets not forget Tulum and "chicken pizza"(Chichen Itza) for the historical aspects. Well...."That's the way it goes, first your money then your clothes."

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    Seems that even the big Crime Cartels would want to combat the petty street crime, as they, too, receive good dividends from tourism.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by dinosaur View Post
    I don't want to go to Mexico. There are too many good reasons all the Mexicans want to come here.
    You couldn't pay me enough to step foot in Mexico. And, before anyone gets the wrong idea, that's been my opinion since I first started to form any.

    Spain? Italy? Greece? (before its fall) Even Ireland, and England have always intrigued me.
    But, Mexico? Never.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Taxcutter View Post
    It’s turning into Baltimore. High murder rate and no police. Acapulco is even worse.

    https://nypost.com/2018/03/12/troubl...ecret-murders/

    quoth the link:
    “There are fears that Cancun is on the brink of ruin and could face a demise similar to that of Acapulco, which was once one of the world’s most glamorous locations but is now Mexico’s murder capital.”

    “Investigators in Acapulco are totally overwhelmed, often visiting 10 murder scenes a day.”


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    Sounds like a couple of good beaches to dump off illegals scooped up by ICE. Instead of a bus ride to TJ or Matamoros, we give them a boat ride to Cancun or Acapulco and dump them there.
    What is the difference between Cancun and Miami?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Felix Birdbiter View Post
    Don't go anywhere that English is not the native language and be wary of the UK.
    My wife has family in Mexico. I've made it very clear that there is absolutely no way I am going to enter Mexico by either car or airplane. Nada.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Taxcutter View Post
    Cancun and Acapulco used to be favorite vacation spots for decades. Now, they're just Detroit with high heat and humidity.
    Yes.

    And what is the difference between Cancun of that past, and Cancun of today? Simple...the Mexican government, always corrupt, is tenfold MORE corrupt now than it was then.

    Rule of Law and social order have broken down.

    JUST what the Left wants done to US. IS doing in Baltimore and Detroit.

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