Modern Taxco
Descriptive Essay
Hospital Project
La Forja
Cornucopia
Taxco Mini-Mundial Futbol Soccer Tournament
Panoramas
Calle del Arco
Santa Prisca
Taxco Market
Day of the Dead
Come live in Taxco
Historic Tasco
Descriptive Essay
Josť de la Borda
Mount Atachi view
Santa Prisca view from the
Guadalupe Chapel
The Parish Church of Santa Prisca (1751-1758)
Santa Prisca detail of the main portal
Calle del Arco
Plaza Borda
Street of the former Monastery
of San Bernardino
Calle Real de Mercaderes
Tetitlan Market
Fiesta in Ojeda
Holy Week Procession
Holy Week Procession,
Jesus of Nazareth
Holy Week Procession,
The penitents
MODERN TAXCO

Taxco (tas-co) is in the state of Guerrero;
Population: 150,000
Altitude: 1,780 meters (5850 feet)
164 km. (111 mi.) southwest of Mexico City
50 miles south of Cuernavaca

Tropical highlands, mountainous;
always pleasant, cool at night.
Taxco's temperatures are normally comfortable year-round, The town's inland location and altitude keeps the humidity low and rains during the summer typically are only afternoon showers.
summary of average monthly temperatures
and precipitation in Taxco


High in the hills of the southern Sierra Madre sits a town that strikes most visitors as the perfect picture of Mexican charm
.
The town is Taxco, perched peacefully
on an otherwise precarious hillside
from which its red tile and white stucco houses, and pink geranium gardens, seem to tumble into the lush mountain greenery.