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The notorious Acapulco, once an iconic destination for a beachside holiday, a glamorous combination of sun, sand and surf immortalised in film and song, has become a “hell on Earth”. But that's not keeping the tourists away. “Tourists are certainly coming back, but it will never be the way it was,” taxi driver ...
Expansion works at Acapulco international airport have been completed, Mexican news agency Notimex reported. The project in the famous beach resort in .

Acapulco tourism authorities have confirmed that the destination remains strong and is determined to continue working hard as it celebrates the confirmation of the 2019 Tianguis Turistico, Mexico's most important travel trade show. The announcement was made during the 43rd edition of Tianguis Turistico ...
INDIANAPOLIS -- A fundraiser is being held to raise money for the owner of Acapulco Joe's, who was severely beaten by a customer in March, and for the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department's Victim Assistance Fund. Grant Redmond was beaten unconscious by a customer trying to leave without ...
The attack happened last Tuesday at Acapulco Joe's. Police say Maurice Dunlap was on a blind date, and he tried to leave without paying after his card was declined. The credit card turned out to be stolen, according to police. Owner Grant Redmond tried to stop Dunlap from “dining and dashing,” and that's ...
The man arrested in the brutal beating of a downtown Indianapolis restaurant owner had his initial hearing Friday afternoon at the City County Building and blamed his date for the crime. Even after hearing the charges in court about what happened at the restaurant, suspect Maurice Dunlap is blaming ...

The owner of Acapulco Joe's will be hospitalized for at least a month after he was beaten unconscious earlier this week outside his Downtown restaurant, his partner said. The man who is accused of attacking Grant C. Redmond was scheduled to appear for an initial hearing in Marion Superior Court on ...
'We are so proud to be the homeport for Magellan and look forward to offering its passengers an incredible experience in Acapulco,' Jesus Radilla, undersecretary of tourism for Guerrero, said at Seatrade Cruise Global last week. 'This speaks volumes about our confidence in growing our port and is the first ...
ACAPULCO, Mexico -- Juan Martin del Potro won the Mexico Open on Saturday night for his 21st ATP Tour title, beating Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-4 to improve to 7-0 against the 6-foot-8 South African. Del Potro was projected to switch spots with Anderson in the world ranking, with del Potro going from ninth to ...
In recent years, Acapulco has begun to make the most of its proximity on the calendar to Indian Wells. Rather than branding itself as part of the all-clay Golden Swing through South America, the tournament has switched to slow hard courts, finagled a 500-level designation, and padded its prize money.
It's been a month since Rafael Nadal played his last match, but good news is around the corner—the 16-time Grand Slam champion is scheduled to make his return to competition next week in Acapulco. The Australian swing didn't go as planned for Nadal. He withdrew from Brisbane due to a knee injury ...
With Mexico City within a four-hour drive from Acapulco, Dennis said that CMV will be opening a sales office there over the next few weeks. The average price for a seven-day cruise will be $699 or about 14,000 peso, according to Dennis. For 2019, the Magellan will sail 10 seven-day cruises, but plans call ...
The owner of the Acapulco Joe's restaurant Downtown was critically injured Tuesday after he tried to stop a customer attempting to leave without paying a $40 bill. The customer struck Grant C. Redmond about 2 p.m. outside the restaurant, 365 N. Illinois St., according to an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police ...
Suspect in beating of Acapulco Joe's owner charged with aggravated battery. Vic Ryckaert and Holly V. Hays, IndyStar Published 2:04 ... Dunlap was wanted in connection with the Tuesday beating of Grant C. Redmond, who owns Acapulco Joe's. He was charged Thursday with two counts of aggravated ...
CHILLING pictures of a man lying dead in the sand in crime-plagued Acapulco encapsulate the brutal violence gripping the once-idyllic tourist hotspot in Mexico. Tourists found the unnamed man's body floating facedown in the water off Caletilla Beach after a suspected shooting, The Sun reported.
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Businesses across central Indiana are coming together Tuesday to help a downtown restaurant owner who is recovering from a brutal attack. Grant Redmond suffered a brain injury last month after police say a man trying to "dine and dash" at his restaurant, Acapulco Joe's, ...
Tourists Spot Bullet-riddled Dead Body on Beach in Acapulco. Unable to load video. Residents and tourists in shock, as a dead body washes up on a beach in Acapulco.

Raul Zurutuza assured that Rafael Nadal will play the Mexican Open in Acapulco. The world no. 1 is recovering well from the hip injury he sustained during his Australian Open semi-final against Marin Cilic and has resumed his on-court practice in Mallorca.
State authorities claimed that Javi Daniel Cervantes Magno, the alleged leader of a local criminal gang that is active in Acapulco, ordered Montenegro's murder, according to a February 6 statement from the Guerrero state attorney general Javier Olea. A spokesperson for the state attorney general's office ...
MADRID -- Rafael Nadal says he is on track to returning to the ATP Tour in Acapulco this month. The top-ranked Nadal says on Monday he is recovering well from the left leg muscle injury that forced him to retire in the Australian Open quarterfinals last month. He was in the fifth set against Marin Cilic.
Rafael Nadal to play Acapulco, but has eyes set on the clay season ... Rafael Nadal still plans to play at Acapulco as scheduled, but the Spaniard is also emphasizing that his priority is the clay-court season. ... Before that, he will first be under some rankings pressure at Acapulco, where he can drop to No.
1 Rafael Nadal said he will return to tennis action at a hard-court event in Acapulco, Mexico, in late February. ... The tennis star said he planned to compete at Acapulco in the last week of February and then at two other hard-court tournaments in March -- the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells and the Miami ...
A gunman pulled out a pistol and repeatedly fired shots into a crowded nightclub leaving one tourist dead and another seriously injured. CCTV shows revellers enjoying their night out as they chat and dance among the tables in the club in Acapulco, Mexico. But chilling CCTV shows that after a brawl broke ...
Acapulco has reported an increase in visitors during the 2017 holiday season, spanning from December 20 to January 7, with 573,000 tourists and a hotel occupancy averaging 81.4 percent. Three major cruises and three nonstop international flights during this period facilitated access for international ...
Acapulco was a popular tourist destination for those heading south of the border this holiday season—and throughout 2017. Seeing a vast improvement in hotel occupancy for the entire year, Acapulco received 40 percent more visitors in all of last year as compared to 2016. “As we close 2017 on such a ...
Nadal looked thoroughly disconsolate but the good news is the injury is not serious and it is anticipated he will be able to return to the court in two weeks, with the ATP Tour event in Acapulco beginning on February 26. A statement from Nadal's publicist read: "Rafa Nadal conducted an MRI test earlier this ...
2017 marked Acapulco's fifth straight year of being Mexico's most murderous city. Once an internationally renowned tropical paradise, violence has shot up over the last decade. But while police and military forces protect tourists, residents say little is done to stop gangs from preying on them through ...
"The local, state and federal government authorities are committed to providing the highest security measures for all visitors through the services provided by the continuous surveillance in the tourist areas of the destination," Alex Casarrubias, director of the Port Authority of Acapulco, told TravelPulse.
In a separate incident in La Conception, which is near Acapulco, eight people were killed when gunmen ambushed community police. Two of those dead were from the community police force. Later that morning, when state police arrived to disarm the local agents, another shootout ensued in which three ...
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The aftermath of a gunfight on the outskirts of the Mexican seaside resort of Acapulco that pit residents of a small town against members of a local, self-appointed community police force has left 11 dead, state officials said on Sunday. The exchange of gunfire took place in the ...
Another new service between Toronto and Acapulco began last month when Air Transat launched weekly flights. The Canadian government travel advisory warns Canadian citizens to avoid non-essential travel to the state of Guerrero (including Acapulco but excluding Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo and Taxco) due to ...
Two other members of the same family were critically injured in the Friday night collision, on a two-lane highway between the coastal resort of Zihuatanejo and the city of Acapulco. They remained hospitalized in Acapulco on Sunday, according to a statement from Guerrero state security spokesman Roberto ...
A woman found slain in Acapulco had been threatened by a drug gang over her YouTube channel and its comedic commentary on local events in the resort city, prosecutors said Tuesday. Guerrero state chief prosecutor Xavier Olea said a gang whose leader split from the Independent Cartel of Acapulco ...
I've had my eye on Tropico — a boutique festival that takes place in Acapulco every December — for five years now. I've always been very impressed by the high taste level reflected in the lineups (David Byrne headlined last year) and curious to know what the event is all about. Two years ago, I used to ...
“We are seeing a large number of new investments and projects in Acapulco as part of our continued expansion while our visitor numbers simultaneously grow,” said Ernesto Rodriguez, secretary of tourism for Guerrero State. The city witnessed a massive increase in cruise ship arrivals during 2017.
Acapulco PHOTO: Acapulco and other tourist havens throughout Mexico are reporting more visitors and more tourism dollars. (photo via Flickr/Comision del Mexico Filmaciones). Mexico is on pace for another record year for tourism. According to Tourism Promotion Council of Mexico (CPTM) general ...
Back in 2014, Nick stunned world number 1 Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, a year later he prevailed against Roger Federer at Madrid Masters and he finally got a chance to set up a clash with Novak Djokovic at the ATP 500 event in Acapulco back in March 2017. Just like against Rafa and Roger in their first ...
The Atwater Village Acapulco restaurant closed in 2013 and reopened as a high-end Italian restaurant. But it's not clear what will replace the Acapulco on the border of East Hollywood and Los Feliz. The property is owned by nearby Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Hospital officials said earlier this year ...
ST. PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) announced today the winners of the annual year-end tournament awards, as voted on by the players themselves. The WTA Tournament of the Year Awards have received recognition from WTA players due to the excellence of their staff ...
The full entry list for the Mexican Open in Acapulco will be out on 15th January 2018, but most of the field has been already revealed. Interviewed by El Sol Tijuana, tournament director Raul Zurutuza spoke about the chances of getting even more top players there, including Novak Djokovic, who took a ...
Having a heart-to-heart with your madre? Doesn't matter; when you want a cold one, you'll go for it above all else. At least, that's what one heroic gentleman thought over the weekend, when he went to a store in Acapulco for a six-pack of Tecates. The only problem? He rode into the store on the back of his ...
Indian Wells wins at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 level for a fourth straight year, while Acapulco and Doha claim honours for a second ...
Acapulco Mexican Grill is a new upscale Mexican cuisine restaurant coming next month to Frandor Shopping Center. The restaurant is a spinoff ...
The Indian Wells event was voted as favourite Masters 1000 by ATP players for the fourth year in a row, since 2014. BNP Paribas Open was ...
SAN ANTONIO - GMSA @ 9 on Friday introduced "A Cutting Perspective," which will feature original stories from barbershops all over San ...
Volaris plans to launch weekly direct flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Acapulco International Airport starting in December.
The weekly route will be the lone nonstop offering between Acapulco and the U.S. West Coast. Volaris will operate the flight on Tuesdays.
A “for sale” sign is now displayed in one of the front windows of the former Carriage House, 248 E. Simmons St., after Acapulco has decided to ...
Some of the most popular and oldest dining spots on San Pedro's waterfront — Acapulco, Crusty Crab and the 56-year-old Ports O' Call ...
More than $1 billion in recent and upcoming investments are committed to new developments and improvements in Acapulco through 2022, ...


 

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