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Thomas Eakins (1844-1916) The Swimming Hole
Oil on canvas, c.1883-1885 (69.85 x 92.71 cm)( 27,5 x 36,4 inch ) Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth
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- May 5, 2015
What is interesting in Acapulco?
The capital of Mexico's famed comfortable and beautiful views, as well as interesting sights. Acapulco is located on the shores of the ocean are called the Pacific.
Ancient Spanish fortress Fort San Diego, built in the seventeenth century and a half later rebuilt after the earthquake, is a landmark of Acapulco. In the old days this fort protected the port city from pirates, but in spite of this, and after four hundred years, he looks great.
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is located history museum with artifacts and documents related to the Spanish conquest and akapulskih trade relations with some cities. Very often hold exhibitions there, and one belongs to the history of the pirates of the Pacific Ocean.
Acapulco has a mild climate, and it gives you the opportunity of his visit with no time limits. This could come at any time of the year. The main advantage of Acapulco, which simply can not be silent, there are beaches located around the shore.
Such beaches around twenty pieces. If you are visiting this wonderful city with your family, then you should go to Caleta and Kaletilla known for calm waters and living creatures exotic type.
Admirers surf recommended Revolcadero visit, as it's good for coastal and vast undulating sea. Every year at this beach surfers compete. Without exception, all the beaches are covered with snow-white sand and the sea is darker than on the rest of the banks.
If you want to experience acute, then go to the Bay of La Quebrada desperate brave, jumping from thirty-four meter cliff into the sea. Rigoberto Arak became famous because back in 1932 this jumped from rock to amuse the audience. We do not recommend you do this on their own, so as not to bring harm to their health.
One of the mysterious places on our planet is considered the archeological zone of Palma Sola. The first inhabitants of Acapulco two thousand years left here in the form of image-drawing characters. The greens remained intact stone steps with a platform. At the top is a cave and archaeologists believe that there were conducted religious rituals.
So what Acapulco really worth it to visit it and to fully enjoy all the marvels of this city.
- July 28, 2015
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