What is Guadalajara known for?

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. McGloin began a degree in PPE at Oxford University in 2006, whilst Bromley worked as a website designer and is a member of the Church of Scientology. ;Current * Contemporary Art Museum Barranca de Huentitán, Guadalajara, México * Unterlinden Museum, Colmar, France He has played keyboards and piano in jazz and rock bands in Mexico. He is perhaps best known as one of the members of the progressive (progressive rock) Guadalajara-based band Santa Sabina (band

public performances

a meal, with numerous mariachis who will play for you for a small fee and also public performances that begin at 21:30. *

scale local

In 2009 Moody's Investors Service assigned ratings of Ba1 (Global scale, local currency) and (Mexican national scale). During the prior five years, the municipality's financial performance had been mixed, but has begun to stabilize in the last two years. Guadalajara manages one of the largest budgets among Mexican municipalities and its revenue per capita indicator (Ps. $2,265) places it above the average for Moody's-rated municipalities in Mexico. The city's economy has two main sectors. Commerce and tourism employ most: about 60% of the population. The other is industry, which has been the engine of economic growth and the basis of Guadalajara's economic importance nationally even though it employs only about a third of the population. Industries here produce products such as food and beverages, toys, textiles, auto parts, electronic equipment, pharmaceuticals, footwear, furniture and steel products. Two of the major industries here have been textiles and shoes, which are still dynamic and growing.

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not just playacting first Juliette last Binoche year 2004 month November accessdate 2007-08-14 publisher Interview (Interview (magazine)) archiveurl http: web 20071027105328 http%3A p articles mi_m1285 is_10_34 ai_n6338666 archivedate October 27, 2007 deadurl yes He started acting at just a year old and spent most of his teen years starring in telenovelas. Gael studied the International Baccalaureate, with chemistry being his favorite


% of the population. This activity has mainly focused on the purchase and sale of the following products: food and beverages, textiles, electronic appliances, tobacco, cosmetics, sport articles, construction materials and others. Guadalajara's commercial activity is second only to Mexico City. Globalization and neoliberal (neoliberalism) reforms have affected the form and distribution of commerce in Guadalajara since the early 1990s. This has led to tensions between traditional markets, such as the Mercardo Libertad, and retailers such as department stores and supermarkets. Local governments in the metropolitan area used to invest in and heavily regulate traditional markets but this is no longer the case. To attract private corporate investment, regulatory control eased and most commercial developments now are controlled by private concerns. The city is the national leader in the development and investment of shopping malls. Many shopping centers have been built, such as Plaza Galerias, one of the largest shopping centers in Latin America, and Andares. Galerías Guadalajara covers

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en Español Spanish rock band El Tri for over 40 years. In 2006, Hispanic music website characterized Lora as "legendary", noting that among his honors and awards he has been named a "Distinguished Pueblan Citizen" in his home city and has been given the Keys to the city in Miami, as well as having a day (November 10, 2002) and a statue in Guadalajara.

high mix

, especially for electronics industries which rely on high volume and low wages. This has caused the city to move toward high-mix, mid-volume and value-added services, such as automotives. However, its traditional advantage of proximity to the U.S. market is one reason Guadalajara stays competitive. Mexico ranked third in 2009 in Latin America for the export of information technology services, behind Brazil and Argentina. This kind of service is mostly related

massive free

Declaration of Independence in the current Governor's Office. It also serves as an atrium for the oldest surviving theater in the city, the '''Teatro Degollado''', and it's the usual spot for massive free concerts. :*

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name "Hermanamientos con Latinoamérica" (1977) * Backed by a young people's movement, students of the universities of Monterrey formed the Monterrey

popular live

'''Avenida Chapultepec''' between Hidalgo and Niños Héroes, about 2km west of the Centro Histórico. This is the place where GDL's hipster crowd makes the scene, with bar after bar lining the sides of the streets. Many of these places double as popular live music acts. A good suggestion is to search out a bar with a large collection of tequilas and taste a great blanca, reposada and añejo. Real tequila is nothing like the junk you've had in the USA. If you ask for a traditional tequila from Los Altos


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Guadalajara is the 10th largest city in Latin America in terms of population, The city's economy is based on industry, especially information technology, with a large number of international firms having manufacturing facilities in the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area. Other, more traditional industries, such as shoes, textiles and food processing are also important contributing factors.

Guadalajara is a cultural center of Mexico, considered by most to be the home of mariachi music and host to a number of large-scale cultural events such as the International Film Festival of Guadalajara (Guadalajara International Film Festival) and the Guadalajara International Book Fair and a number of globally renowned cultural events which draw international crowds. It is also home to the C.D. Guadalajara, one of the most popular football clubs in Mexico. This city was named the American Capital of Culture for 2005. Guadalajara also hosted the 2011 Pan American Games.

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