If visiting a charming authentic Mexican city that can double as shopping trip is on your agenda, then a trip to Taxco is for you! This city is about 250km from Acapulco on a long, windy, and sometimes frightening road! It will take over 3 hours by car, but this trip is well worth it! The drive is scenic – we saw people riding donkeys, farmers herding cattle right on the road, wild pigs, cactus growing on the hillsides, and small villages. On the drive, you will pass the capital of the state of Guerrero, Chilpancingo, and also Iguala, a town where there is both silver and gold mining.
Taxco is about 1700m above sea level and after rich mineral deposits were discovered in the area it beca...Read More