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Address: Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Activities: Horseback riding
Description: Beach with a family atmosphere featuring a cycling/inline skating path...
Beach with a family atmosphere featuring a cycling/inline skating path along the marina.
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Nobody there.....

Arrived around 9 am....we were all alone on miles of beach. Nice walk....on way back to get water taxi to Isla Ixtapa...we had 20 peso cervesas!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Chuck H
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Edmonton, Canada
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Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Beach all to yourself by taking a walk. Nice ocean and not crowed during the mid week. Shopping - food - cold beer and a swim.... what more does one need.

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Chicago
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The restaurants are great the beach was very lovely most all the days where they're very clean. Towards the end of our trip some very rough waters came in as there was a storm about to come . We didn't go back after that the water was to turbulent

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Arrived around 9 am....we were all alone on miles of beach. Nice walk....on way back to get water taxi to Isla Ixtapa...we had 20 peso cervesas!!

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

We did turtle releasing at playa Linda when we visited Ixtapa. The beach itself was something beautiful. It was very quiet, and we were there at sunset. You need to watch the incredible color changes! Orange, silver, pink.., It was gorgeous. There were lots of rocks to one side. It allowed for some most amazing pictures. A man with a... More 

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canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We've been there twice and have never been disappointed. Always something to see or do. The person talking to the crocks was very entertaining. There was nothing there I did not dislike.

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Strathmore, Canada
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97 reviews 97 reviews
38 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I like this beach when you can get on it . It's very popular with the locals and if you go at Easter holidays you will see more umbrellas then the beach! There,s a small shopping market and a gator sanctuary there to visit.

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Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

There is a lot going on on this beach, there is a market and some beach restaurants as well as a small crocodile observation area nearby. The beach is fairly large with a lot of sandy area and it stretches for quite a ways. It was so beautiful but we chose to go on the long weekend and it was... More 

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Mackenzie, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I liked it here and the shopping and the entertainment and the beach is amazing there.. and the alligators are a must to see and the big iguanas :)

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Fair Oaks, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Lots of people visiting, restaurant on the beach, parasailing available, good place to spend the day splashing in the waves. Lots of people watching too

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calgary alberta
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134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

From the hotel zone you can go there for 90 pesos and go across on a water taxi by yourself. Be careful of people trying to latch on to you as they work for certain vendors who want to help you then take you to their business. The snorkelling is ok and lots of good vendors to choose from. You... More 

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