Acapulco might have lost some of yesteryear's Hollywood sheen, but what survives is a beach destination that is as scenic as ever, with a more youthful vibe, and much cheaper vacation deals.
Indulge to your heart's content with great Mexican food ceviche is known to be particularly good here, and if you're in the mood for a little variety, there are even a few great European restaurants around. To escape the beach bustle and buzz, head to the upscale restaurants and luxurious all inclusive resorts of Acapulco Diamante, while Zocalo has the best nightlife options to suit every budget.
From cliffs overlooking the Pacific waters, to a remarkable botanical garden, and a well-preserved Spanish fort, Acapulco vacations can be filled with much more than just days on the beach. So load up on the sunscreen and hit the coast.