Central America

Port of Mazatlan, Mexico

Port of Mazatlan Interior recinto fiscal S/N Mazatlan, Sinaloa Mexico WGS84: 23° 13′ 12″ N, 106° 25′ 12″ W 23.22, -106.42 UTM: 13Q 354703 2568584 Mazatlan, meaning ‘place of deer’ in the Nahuatl language, was a sleepy fishing village until the early 19th century, when it began its transformation into a bustling port receiving vessels from as far away as Asia and Europe. The city hosts major beach resorts and has the second largest fishing fleet in Mexico. Most of the seafood processed in the city is shrimp and tuna. Today, Mazatlan’s twenty-plus miles of beaches are the primary attraction, and the city contains a large number of hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops. The [...]

Port of Golfito Costa Rica

Port of Golfito Golfito Costa Rica WGS84: 8° 38′ 3.54″ N, 83° 9′ 42.73″ W 8.634316, -83.161869 UTM: 17P 262092 955098 Yacht transport with United Yacht Transportation features a secure vessel shipping service line to the Port of Golfito, Costa Rica. Golfito is located in the Puntarenas Province on the southern Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, near the border of Panama. Golfito is located along a narrow strip of land between a bay and a shopping & residential area to the south. Golfito is Costa Rica’s only city situated within a declared protection area. Originally a banana port during the 1950’s, Golfito now relies on duty-free shopping and tourism as its economic [...]

Port of Ensenada

Port of Ensenada Blvd. Teniente Azueta No. 224 Recinto Portuario Ensenada, Baja California  22800 Mexico WGS84: 31° 51′ 28″ N, 116° 36′ 21″ W 31.857778, -116.605833 UTM: 11R 537289 3524739 The port of Ensenada is located in Ensenada, Baja California and is the second busiest port as well as the second most visited port-of-call for cruise lines and yacht transportation visits in Mexico. The city of Ensenada is a coastal city of Mexico, and is the third largest in Baja California. Residing just 78 miles south of San Diego, the city of Ensenada is commonly referred as “The Cinderella of the Pacific.” A brief introduction to Ensenada will tell that it was [...]

Port of Manzanillo

Manzanillo Port Manzanillo, Monte Cristi Province North American WGS84: 19° 42′ 25″ N, 71° 44′ 35″ W 19.706944, -71.743056 UTM: 19Q 212449 2181375