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Cotton in Mexico and Pacific coast

Cotton in Mexico and Pacific

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Manzanillo History

With its fine natural harbors, Manzanillo was an important seaport even before the Spanish

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Colima Regional Museum of History

Colima Regional Museum of History

Address 1 Portal Morelos and Reforma St., Downtown, Colima, Col., 28000. Phone (312) 312 9228 — On the main Plaza

Admittance and Visiting hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 9:00 to 18:00. Admission fee $34 MXP. Children under 13, students, teachers and senior citizens presenting a valid ID do not pay. Free admission on Sunday. There is a $30 MXP fee if you are willing to shoot

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Mezcala Island - Lake Chapala

Mezcala Island on Lake Chapala, Mexico

Mezcala Island is a few kilometers southeast of Mezcala on the northern shore of Lake Chapala. It is also known as El Presidio. From 1812-1816, a small band of rebels held off the Spanish army and navy against overwhelming odds. Tired of the humiliation the Spanish finally negotiated a peaceful surrender with the insurgents. The island then became a Spanish prison for many years.

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