In all honesty, I don't think the beaches at Acapulco are as good as those in Cancun or Ixtapa, but let's face it, a bad day at a mediocre beach STILL beats a great day at work!
My family took one of the boats over to Playa la Roqueta for the day. We'd heard the beach was good, and it is--not great, but good. It's fairly large and a very short boat trip from downtown.
There were several restaurants on the island and, like many Mexican beach areas, if you hang out at the restaurant and drink their beer, you can use their tables, umbrellas, and rest rooms for free. We picked one of the cleaner looking restaurants and set up camp for the day, ordering a few shrimp cocktails and a round of...Read More