Where is Ixtapa, Mexico?

Answer Located in the Mexican state of Guerrero, six kilometers northwest of Zihuatanejo, Ixtapa is 156 miles north of Acapulco via the MEX-200 Coastal-Highway. It's also 72 miles south of Lazaro Cardenas... Read More »

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How far is Ixtapa from Mexico City?

Ixtapa, a resort town along the Pacific coast, is located 360 miles southwest of Mexico City. Ixtapa is best known for its uncrowded beaches, challenging golf courses and semi-tropical climate.Refe... Read More »

What time zone is Ixtapa, Mexico in?

Ixtapa, Mexico is located in the Central Time Zone, which is Greenwich Mean Time minus six hours. Daylight Savings Time in Ixtapa is from the last Sunday in April until the first Sunday in October-... Read More »

How long does it take to get from Mexico City, Mexico to the Mayan ruins?

According to, there are over 20 sites where you can view Mayan Ruins. The closest one to Mexico City is the site at Palenque. The trip from Mexico City to Palenque will take approxim... Read More »

How are American blacks treated in Mexico- I am a student considering going to Mexico to teach abroad. I am half black and white but can look Cuban Dominican etc. to some. Will I be denied a job?

Black people is much less common in Mexico than in the United States: you can expect more attention as you are of "exotic nature" and most Mexicans are very puzzled when they find out there is an A... Read More »