Zihuatanejo, Mexico Overview
Zihuatanejo or Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, is the fourth-largest city in the Mexican state of Guerrero. Politically the city belongs to the municipality of Zihuatanejo de Azueta in the western part of Guerrero, but both are commonly referred to as Zihuatanejo. It is on the Pacific Coast, about 240 km (150 miles) northwest of Acapulco, and belongs to a section of the Mexican Pacific Coast known as the Costa Grande.
This town has been developed as a tourist attraction along with the modern tourist resort of Ixtapa, 5 km (3.1 mi) away. However, Zihuatanejo has kept its traditional town feel. The town is located on a well-protected bay which is popular with private boat owners during the winter months.
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The Koppen Climate Classification sub-type for this climate is “As” (Tropical Savanna Climate).
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Ixtapa (oficialmente Ixtapa Zihuatanejo) ( náhuatl: Iztal, pa, 'sal o blanco, en' 'Lugar blanco') es un resort de playa localizado en el municipio de Zihuatanejo de Azueta, en el estado mexicano de Guerrero.
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