Malecón, Puerto Vallarta

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The Malecón
PV, Jalisco, Mexico (2021) - 113.jpg
The Malecón in 2021
LocationPuerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
Coordinates20°36′52.955″N 105°13′59.509″W / 20.61470972°N 105.23319694°W / 20.61470972; -105.23319694

The Malecón is a 12-block, mile-long esplanade in Puerto Vallarta's Centro and Zona Romántica, in the Mexican state of Jalisco.[1][2][3] The waterfront crosses the Cuale River via Puente Río Cuale. Features include the Malecón Lighthouse.

Sculptures[edit]

The walkway has featured numerous sculptures, including:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schulman, Bob (25 April 2012). "Puerto Vallarta: Not Your Father's Malecon". The Huffington Post. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 17 February 2014.
  2. ^ "The "Malecon"". Banderas News. Archived from the original on 22 October 2013. Retrieved 17 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Puerto Vallarta's Malecón". Fodor's. Archived from the original on 23 February 2014. Retrieved 17 February 2014.
  4. ^ Derameé, Dino (2 April 2012). "PV's New Malecón: The Jewel of the City". Banderas News. Archived from the original on 30 January 2015. Retrieved 18 February 2014.
  5. ^ a b Onstott, Jane (2009). Puerto Vallarta 2010: With Guadalajara, San Blas, and Inland Mountain Towns. Random House. p. 17. ISBN 9781400008513. Archived from the original on 28 June 2014. Retrieved 18 February 2014.
  6. ^ "PV Honors Sculptor Alejandro Colunga". Banderas News. October 2008. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 18 February 2014.

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