Acapulco


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a port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico

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"This is my first time in Acapulco, and I really like it here," Wang told the crowd.
Mexico City: Spanish world No 1 Rafael Nadal headlines the list of players expected to compete at the 2019 Mexican Open in the Pacific resort city of Acapulco, the organisers said.
Acapulco became famous as a destination for the rich and famous but it has fallen prey to the drugs trade and has a rampant murder rate.
Acapulco [Mexico], Mar 3 ( ANI ): Continuing a rich vein of form, Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro defeated hard-serving Kevin Anderson to claim the ATP Mexican Open title here on Sunday .
"Unfortunately, the injury I suffered in Acapulco before starting the tournament is in the same area as the one suffered in Melbourne," Nadal said on his Facebook page.
(TAP) - 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.
MEXICAN authorities say seven people have been murdered in the beach resort of Acapulco as the city continues to grapple with a violent crime wave.
ACAPULCO and Zhukova proved the stars of the weekend action at home and abroad.
MEXICO City, Dhu-AlHijjah 12, 1437, Sep 13, 2016, SPA -- Federal police on Tuesday announced the detention of jailed drug lord Hector Beltran Leyva's wife and said their criminal gang was behind a recent wave of killings in the Pacific coast resort of Acapulco, AP reported.
In 1565, Miguel Lopez de Legazpi's expedition, after establishing a settlement in Cebu, was able to find a return route eastward to Acapulco. I mentioned Acapulco because this would then lay down the route for the Manila-Acapulco galleon trade which was considered to be the first global trade, she said.