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Jan 20, 2008 - Northern Nayarit

Mazatlan is not that far from the border, so we quickly crossed through into the state of Nayarit. Though my parents have been residents of Nayarit for many years, we've never been to the north side and I was excited to explore it. We planned to visit Playa Novillero first, then take the coastal road until we detoured for Mexcaltitan, a small town on an inland marsh that was rumored to once have been the fabled Aztlan, the original home of the Aztecs before they migrated south to present-day Mexico City. Novillero turned out to be a nice...

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