True, in the 1970s, the La Quebrada Cliff Divers of Acapulco were a popular feature on ABC's Wild World of Sports.
His children are mentioned once, 50 pages later, in a single mysterious sentence: “My wife was in Acapulco with the children.”
But as some notorious areas have improved, violence has spread to new ones like Acapulco and Cuernavaca, close to Mexico City.
We have a photo of him in his mid-50s diving off the cliffs at Acapulco, Mexico.
No city has borne a greater share of pain from the fracturing of the Beltrán Leyva Cartel than Héctor's beloved Acapulco.
The isle in question lay in the roadway of Acapulco, two short leagues from the town.
Putting into Acapulco, they found a bark laden with cocoas and anil.
The ship was bound from Acapulco to Manila with shrines and images.
They had come in our steamer to Acapulco, and had left it a few hours before we did.
I embarked at the port of Acapulco for the Philipinas, with only twenty-eight.
in full, Acapulco de Juarez, resort town in western Mexico, from Nahuatl (Aztec) acapulco "place of the large canes," from aca(tl) "cane (plant)" + -pul "large" + -co "place." Acapulco gold as the name of a local grade of potent marijuana is attested from 1965.
City on Mexico's Pacific coast.
Note: A fashionable resort known for its beaches and water sports, which include cliff diving.