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TRAVEL GUIDE: JALISCO



The state of Jalisco boasts a wealth of attractive destinations. Guadalajara draws visitors with its great colonial architecture. Puerto Vallarta with its gorgeous beaches is Mexico’s second most popular resort. Costa Alegre, or “the happy coast,” offers a tropical paradise. And then there are archaeological sites such as Teuchitlán, and Tequila, home of the eponymous agave spirit.


TOURING TEQUILA
Tequila, Mexico Photo Gallery
Explore the landmark town of Tequila, Mexico, where the popular spirit was born. Take a photo tour of the Jose Cuervo Distillery, agave fields during harvest time and more. Check out our photo gallery to watch the fiery liquor as it travels from field to bottle.
The Jose Cuervo Distillery in Tequila, Mexico

Palacio de Gobierno in Guadalajara, Mexico

BUSINESS TRAVEL GUIDE
Guadalajara

Known as Mexico's Silicon Valley and a place where multinational corporations have set up shop, Guadalajara is friendly, charming and well-prepared for the business traveler. As a sprawling urban center of more than five million people, the city boasts vibrant cultural and international scenes.


EAT, DRINK AND FIESTA
Barcelo La Jolla de Mismaloya
This all-suite beachfront hotel is set up as an all-inclusive resort, but that doesn't mean bad quality food, watered-down beer and below-bottom-shelf spirits. The property provides a secure, clean, fun atmosphere, along with plenty of good food and drink.

Barcelo La Jolla de Mismaloya

Verana, on our Top 10 Honeymoon Hotels list

TOP 10 HONEYMOON HOTELS
Verana

You’ll relish the seclusion of this remote Mexican jungle resort, while still being surrounded by and pampered with luxuries. Relax in the infinity-edged spring water pool, quench your thirst at the outdoor bar, and begin your life of wedded bliss surrounded by fan palms, citrus trees and bougainvillea.


BOOK A ROOM
Hotels in Puerto Vallarta
Planning a trip to Puerto Vallarta? Whether you're coming for the breathtaking beaches, exciting nightlife or one of the many art festivals, find your ideal accommodations with these room photos, ratings and reviews.

Fiesta Americana in Puerto Vallarta

Visit the official websites of Jalisco and Guadalajara.

Guide to Mexico
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(Updated: 03/01/13 CT)

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