Papantla


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Papantla

(päpän`tlä), town (1990 pop. 46,075), Veracruz state, E central Mexico. It is the commercial center of an agricultural region producing vanilla. Orchards are also cultivated in the area. Papantla is known for its proximity to the ruins of El TajínEl Tajín
, ruins, Veracruz state, E central Mexico, representing the remains of a pre-Columbian city-state that flourished in A.D. 100–1200. The site was associated with an ethnic group called the Totonac, and its growth was at first tied with the expansion of
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Today, 19 days before the vote, we can predict with reasonable certainty that the PRI will lose one of two districts in Veracruz City, as well as districts in Cordoba, Orizaba, Huatusco, Cosamaloapan, Coatzacoalcos, Papantla, and Tantoyuca.
paniculata, at the localities of Ixtacuaco, La Guadalupe, San Andres, San Pedro, Totomoxtle and Venustiano Carranza, in the municipalities of Papantla, San Rafael, and Tlapacoyan in north-central Veracruz state (highway distance: aprox.
Mexico's pavilion garnered great attention through the daily performances of the Flyers of Papantla.
A rutted dirt road descends a steep hillside to Tlan Nacu, Victor Vallejo's vanilla plantation on the outskirts of Papantla, in the Gulf Coast state of Veracruz.
Equally wonderful are the wood carvings of Leandro Espinosa Gutierrez of Papantla, Veracruz.
27, the ENERGY REGULATORY Commission (GRE), published a resolution establishing the Veracruz geographic zone for natural gas distribution, encompassing the following urban centers: C6rdoba, Orizaba, Veracruz, Xalapa and the municipalities of Poza Rica, Tihuatlan, Cazones de Herrera, Papantla, Tuxpan, Pueblo Viejo and Panuco.
More than 72,000 producers work in the vast Veracruz region of coffee plantations on the strip of land facing the Gulf of Mexico, covering an area of approximately 156,000 hectares (390,000 acres), encompassing 10 production zones including Coatepec, Cordoba, Los Tuxtlas, Tezonapan, Zongolica, Huatusco, Papantla, Chicontepec, Atzalan and Misantla.
One of the mothers who gave her child to Reyes was Ms Araceli Mendez, a teenage single mother from Papantla in the state of Veracruz, 1,060 miles south-east of Agua Prieta.
Genaro Alamilla, retired bishop of Papantla, said, "They are treating us as if we were suspects, politicians or drug lords.
El Tajin, near Papantla, is off the beaten tourist track but worth the trip.
has been awarded a contract by Pemex, the Mexican national oil company, to provide three-dimensional seismic surveys of possible oil and gas formations for the Papantla project in Northern Mexico.
JBT FoodTech will supply and integrate a turn-key fruit processing solution into a new Papantla, Veracruz, Mexico-based facility.