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La Crucecita

Huatulco, Mexico
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Ranked #4 of 30 Attractions in Huatulco
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Type: Resort Communities, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Dining, Shopping
Description: Popular town in Huatulco filled with traditions.
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LA
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This was such a nice little town. It was so safe that my girls walked around the main square and even ventured into the sidestreets. The people were very friendly although most did nto speak english.

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California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Walked from the cruise ship terminal, really nice town. Great for shopping but prices tend to be lower if you walk away from the main plaza.

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Huatulco, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I love la Crucicita. The shops are great and the beers are coooooooold. Prices can be higher for the shops right on the Main Street. Go a block off. Same stuff, lower prices

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Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We spent one afternoon/evening exploring La Crucecita and had an amazing time. The shopping is diverse, and the residents are more than happy to help you find your way around. We especially loved the shaded park at the city center.

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bigwavejames
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

La Crucecita has good people in general and is a nice place to visit for an afternoon. Go the the mercado for cheaper goods including Mezcal and the typical black pottery. It is off the main square.

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Seal Beach, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Wonderful, visitor friendly, small town. Excellent restaurants and shopping. Relaxed, safe atmosphere with lots of people with their families out enjoying the evenings around the Plaza.

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Cerritos, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A great little friendly town to shop, a have lunch, and buy some Mezcal! Stop off at the Museo de Mezcal for Mezcal tasting, Right around the corner and up the stairs is a great place to have expresso, latee, or a beer and grab a kilo of their famous coffee beans to take home. Take a taxi for 50... More

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

TIP 1 - Remember to take your passport or photo ID ashore with you as you’ll need it to go too and fro through the pier gate. TIP 2 - Take a hat and sun block. TIP 3 - You may need bug spray. TIP 4 - The bars at the beach have wifi but it’s very slow and be... More

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Ontario
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6 reviews 6 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Clean safe town. Nice "market" area with lots of shops. Church in the Market area a must see. A good variety of clean restaurants.

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Savoy, Illinois
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

What a great place to hang out and enjoy the local atmosphere. Families from all around come into town to enjoy the coolness of the evening and the street food provided by a huge assortment of vendors. Visit the church, have some ice cream from the paleteria, and enjoy the social experience. Bring some small toys for the kids and... More

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