Tlaquepaque


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Tlaquepaque

(tläkāpä`kā), city (1990 pop. 328,031), Jalisco state, SW Mexico, in the Guadalajara valley. Its folklore and local artisanry, as well as its proximity to Guadalajara, make Tlaquepaque a popular tourist spot. It underwent commercial renovation in the 1970s to increase tourism.
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3 of the light rail system in Guadalajara will run between Zapopan, Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque.
Pero desde mucho antes--desde la reunion de noviembre--la decision estaba tomada: se impuso la voluntad de Sandoval, con quien Castro Reynoso hizo mancuerna en la eleccion en la que el primero gano la gubernatura y el la presidencia municipal de Tlaquepaque.
TCG's facility was previously housed in a 20,000-square foot building in Tlaquepaque, while the new facility is located in Tlajomulco de ZAaAaAeA AaAaAeA~iga and is over 60,000-square feet in size.
Under the ten year agreement, Hasars will process TransAct's municipal solid waste (MSW) collections from the Tlaquepaque region of Greater Guadalajara in Mexico.
El maestro, celebre en la region de Tlaquepaque por su rapidez y calidad para hacer retratos en barro, en pleno convite empezo a modelar la imagen del presidente.
El diestro esta en una gira mexicana para cumplir con cuatro corridas de toros: Merida, Tlaquepaque, Jalostotitlan, Autlan.
In recent times, the old city of Guadalajara has expanded to incorporate the neighboring towns of Zapopan, famous for its Basilica de la Virgen de Zapopas, whose tiny 10-inch statue draws thousands of pilgrims; and the artisan centers of Tlaquepaque and Tonala.
Municipios seleccionados Zona metropolitana Municipio Poblacion Guadalajara 1 495 189 Ixtlahuacan de los Membrillos 41 060 El Salto 138 226 Guadalajara Tlajomulco de Zuniga 416 626 Tlaquepaque 608 114 Tonala 478 689 Zapopan 1 243 756 Ocotlan Ocotlan 92 967 Poncitlan 48 408 Puerto Vallarta Puerto Vallarta 255 681 Bahia de Banderas 124 205 Fuente: INEGI 2010.
Two of the six mayoral posts won by women in the state went to MC members: Maria Elizabeth Alcaraz Virgen in Pihuamo and Maria Elena Limon Garcia in San Pedro Tlaquepaque.
El PRI es derrotado perdiendo viejos cacicazgos como el de San Pedro Tlaquepaque que es hoy una ciudad mediana, no el pueblo pintoresco del pasado que a partir de ahora sera gobernado por una mujer del equipo politico de Enrique Alfaro.
For more leisurely browsing, the Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village, offering a maze of upscale shops, restaurants and courtyards, has become a Sedona landmark in its own right.