Boca del Río, Veracruz

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in the Codex Mendoza as part of the district of Cuetlachtlan. However, the Aztecs had been active here for sometime before that. In 1518, Juan de Grijalva came to the area with his crew and named the river “Río de las Banderas” because they saw indigenous peoples communicating across the river with flags. In the same year, the first Christian rites where performed at a chapel called Nuestra Señora de Santa Ana. In 1879, the localities of Hacienda de Santa Maria Punta, Hato and Anton Lizardo

location Guadalajara, Mexico date 13 July 2007 page 13 language Spanish trans_title Asking to clean Veracruz In 2008, the city began a program to recycle motor oil and other used automobile fluids in cooperation with a company called Eco-Klin and the federal environmental agency SEMARNAT. The purpose of the free collection system is to keep the fluids from being dumped in drains or burned by consumers.

Río, Veracruz language Spanish trans_title Tourism accessdate January 12, 2010 The main church is called the Parish of Santa Ana, which was constructed in 1776. Nearby is the colonial-style municipal palace. The Plaza Civica is in front of the municipal palace and contains the Nahuatl Fountain. The main dock is called Muella Banderas. The '''Agustín Lara House Museum,''' also called the “La Casita


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include Mexican and Caribbean folk dance and music and art expositions. The Feast of Saint Ann is the main traditional festival of the city, taking place from 24 to 31 July. The days are filled with cultural as well as religious events. The '''Expo Regional Ylang Ylang''' (Ylang Ylang Regional Expo) occurs from the end of May to the beginning of June and showcases the area agricultural, craft, industrial and commercial production. It also has cockfight (cockfighting)s, rodeos (called palenques) and folkdance such as jaripeos. From the end of May to the beginning of June is held the annual agricultural, crafts, industrial and commercial fair of the city, with cockfights, rodeos and folk dance. Crafts here include seashell jewelry, wooden boxes, key rings and trinkets made with ocean materials such as coral and pebbles. Veracruz’s annual carnival parade passes along the boardwalk that connects the port of Boca del Rio with the port of Veracruz. It is one of the highlights of the event, which has contained as many as 35 dance groups, 10 bands and over 100 floats. '''XHVE-FM''' is a Mexican (Mexico) radio station based in Boca del Río, Veracruz, that is also called '''Best FM'''. It was founded by MVS Radio located in Mexico City. Preparations Some 100,000 inhabitants of the Sierra de los Tuxtlas region on the Gulf Coast were evacuated from their homes, and incidents of mild flooding as well as wind damage (such as uprooted trees and roofs ripped off houses) were reported from coastal areas of Veracruz, including the port of Veracruz (Veracruz, Veracruz), Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz), San Andrés Tuxtla, Santiago Tuxtla, Minatitlán (Minatitlán, Veracruz) and Coatzacoalcos, as well as state capital Xalapa further inland. The armed forces (Military of Mexico) evacuated the inhabitants of a dozen or so towns on the coastal plain, between World Heritage Site Tlacotalpan in the west and the lakeside resort of Catemaco in the east. - Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz) Veracruz 229 (Area Code 229 (Mexico)) -


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is mentioned in the Guinness Book of World Records for preparing the largest seafood-filled fish in the world. The municipality The major attraction of the municipality is the '''World Trade Center Veracruz''', serving business travelers. The World Trade Center Veracruz is affiliated with the World Trade Center Association and is the organization’s third site in Mexico. The center has 16,000m2 of space with elevators


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: www.eldemocrata.com.mx index.php?option com_content&view article&id 3446:sigue-robo-de-cable-en-boca-del-rio-&catid 29:en-corto newspaper El Democrata El Periodico del Pueblo location Veracruz date 29 December 2009 accessdate January 12, 2010 language Spanish trans_title Continue to rob cable in Boca del Rio but the major crime story to date has been the theft of over 1 million pesos worth of merchandise, mostly jewelry and watches, from the Ejército


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accessdate 2009-10-29 News clips, caricatures and a replica of the radio studio where he hosted " La Hora Azul" ("The Blue Hour") are among the items on display. Lara was one of the city's most famous sons as a popular songwriter and singer in Mexico. Lara began his career playing the piano in brothels and later became a bullfighter. Lara had seven wives, one of whom was Mexican screen diva María "La Doña" Félix (María Félix), for whom he wrote the song


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Category:Populated places in Veracruz Category:Beaches of Veracruz thumb 200px Statue of Vicente Fox in Boca del Río, Veracruz Boca del Río (Image:Vicente fox quesada estatua solo.JPG), Veracruz. In October 2007, an announcement was made in the municipality of Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz), Veracruz, that a 3 meter (10 ft) statue of Vicente Fox was to be erected to honor the former president. This aroused much criticism from the opposition Party

was to be erected to honor the former president. This aroused much criticism from the opposition Party of the Democratic Revolution and Mexican media towards Boca del Río's mayor, who is affiliated with the National Action Party (National Action Party (Mexico)), of which Fox is also a member. The Veracruz Reef System (Sistema Arrecifal Veracruzano National Marine Park) is also considered to be a national park and is mostly off the coast of Veracruz city, Boca del Río, Veracruz Boca


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of central Boca del Rio to the southwest, taken from the "Puente de Amistad" (Friendship Bridge) image_flag flag_size image_seal seal_size image_shield Escudo de armas de Boca del Río.svg shield_size city_logo citylogo_size image_map mapsize map_caption image_map1 mapsize1

the "Puente de Amistad" (Friendship Bridge) The city is part of the metropolitan area of Veracruz and its port works closely with the port of Veracruz. Much of the area’s modern and luxury hotel and restaurant infrastructure is located here, centered around the World Trade Center Veracruz. '''XHVE-FM''' is a Mexican (Mexico) radio station based in Boca del Río, Veracruz, that is also called '''Best FM'''. It was founded by MVS Radio located in Mexico City. Preparations Some 100,000 inhabitants of the Sierra de los Tuxtlas region on the Gulf Coast were evacuated from their homes, and incidents of mild flooding as well as wind damage (such as uprooted trees and roofs ripped off houses) were reported from coastal areas of Veracruz, including the port of Veracruz (Veracruz, Veracruz), Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz), San Andrés Tuxtla, Santiago Tuxtla, Minatitlán (Minatitlán, Veracruz) and Coatzacoalcos, as well as state capital Xalapa further inland. The armed forces (Military of Mexico) evacuated the inhabitants of a dozen or so towns on the coastal plain, between World Heritage Site Tlacotalpan in the west and the lakeside resort of Catemaco in the east. - Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz) Veracruz 229 (Area Code 229 (Mexico)) -


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The city is mentioned in the Guinness Book of World Records for preparing the largest seafood-filled fish in the world


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and since then, there has been a struggle between authorities, tour operators and fisherman as to the fate of the island. There are those who would like to build hotels, restaurants and other facilities for ecotourism. However, access to the island has been restricted to research, teaching and the occasional sporting event. The island contains one of the lighthouses used to guide ships into the ports of Veracruz and Boca del Rio. Twin towns – Sister cities Boca del Río is twinned (Twin towns and sister cities) with: * '''XHVE-FM''' is a Mexican (Mexico) radio station based in Boca del Río, Veracruz, that is also called '''Best FM'''. It was founded by MVS Radio located in Mexico City. Preparations Some 100,000 inhabitants of the Sierra de los Tuxtlas region on the Gulf Coast were evacuated from their homes, and incidents of mild flooding as well as wind damage (such as uprooted trees and roofs ripped off houses) were reported from coastal areas of Veracruz, including the port of Veracruz (Veracruz, Veracruz), Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz), San Andrés Tuxtla, Santiago Tuxtla, Minatitlán (Minatitlán, Veracruz) and Coatzacoalcos, as well as state capital Xalapa further inland. The armed forces (Military of Mexico) evacuated the inhabitants of a dozen or so towns on the coastal plain, between World Heritage Site Tlacotalpan in the west and the lakeside resort of Catemaco in the east. - Boca del Río (Boca del Río, Veracruz) Veracruz 229 (Area Code 229 (Mexico)) -


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Blanca” (The Little White House) exhibits works, photographs and personal effects of the poet Agustín Lara, who was called “El Flaco de Oro” (The Golden Skinny One).

Boca del Río, Veracruz

'''Boca del Río''' is a city and municipality (municipalities of Mexico) located in the center of the Mexican state of Veracruz. The small city of Boca del Río serves as the seat of the municipality. The municipality lies just south of the municipality of Veracruz (Veracruz, Veracruz), and contains a part of the city and city and port of Veracruz (Veracruz, Veracruz). It is a port in its own right, as well as the metropolitan area’s center for business travel and upscale hotels and restaurants. The city contains two museums, one dedicated to Agustín Lara and the other a military ship that has been converted into a museum. However, the municipality's main feature is the World Trade Center Veracruz, which hosts business meetings, conferences and conventions.

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