pictures from a cruise – part six – Puerto Chiapas

This is our last stop in southern Mexico before sailing on to points further south.  Puerto Chiapas is almost in Central America on Mexico’s Pacific coast.

Information provided by the cruise ship in this picture.


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Another vessel near the docking area.  Camera issues for these next 2 pics.


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Another view.


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A better view of the coastal area.  Camera issues resolved!


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A sign of welcome to visitors.


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A plaque (in Spanish) on rock-work.


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A water fountain.


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More coconuts.


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Star fruits.


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Star fruits – another view.


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This next view must be from a visitor center or other public building.  The southern portion of Mexico’s Pacific coast does, from time to time, get hit by severe tropical storms.  (Acapulco suffered serious damage and loss of life from a severe storm this past summer.)


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Lots of trees in this tropical location.  The day was hot.


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A tourist seeking shade near to the cruise ship.


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Another view of various national flags.  America del Norte is well represented.


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There are a few more installments for this photo series, including pictures from the Panama Canal.  Next, we sail to Centro America for a port of call.  If the mood takes us, we may interrupt the series temporarily for a thematic essay.  (Do not be surprised if we do.)

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