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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

I suspect at the time you were mooching about in a Passport 42 .
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Passport 40, but who's counting...
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Whats a couple of feet between friends but forty was the prettier boat.

okley dokley so we are somewhere in the Sea of Cortès ?

Canadian news ? I found something about someone's mother, alas not mine, going missing in Pueto Vallarta but nothing matches your pic.
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Mexico is the right track... and the right coast.. recently a couple of expats have met an untimely demise in the general area...

This extravagant rock pile is across the channel for the more modest village (below)



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Melaque ?
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Oohh..... sooo close.. Malaque was one of the villages where the murders occurred, this is the other. Melaque has just a bay whereas this place has a posh marina and a sheltered (but shallow) lagoon...
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Oh yes, so it is .. Barra de Navidad .....
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I didn't notice the change of name, though Melaque covered the whole lot. Tell you what, that big stink boat stands right out on GE.
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Barra it is.. we joined our friends there at the marina, then spent some time at Tenacatita about 20NM back up the coast. Marvelous beach and a mangrove 'jungle tour' before anchoring at Melaque and taking a taxi to Manzinillo airport..



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My guess is that any Australians will get this right smartly but it may keep the foreigners quiet for a while.

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