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Tourism office: The tourist kiosks at Plaza Guadalajara, Plaza Tapatía, and Jardín San Francisco seem more helpful than the State of Jalisco Tourism Office, (Morelos 102, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday - Friday).


Banks: Banamex (Av. Juárez 247, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday); Scotiabank (Av. Juárez 570, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.); Santander (Lopez Cótilla 449, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday); Bancomer (Av. Juárez 685, 8 a.m. - 4: 30 p.m. Monday - Friday); HSBC (Av. Juárez 678, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday)

Money change: Numerous offices in nexus of Maestranza and López Cotilla.

Travelers checks:American Express office (Av. Vallarta 2440, 33/3818-2323)


Post: Post office (corner of Carranza and Av. Independencia, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday,

Phone: Local, international calls, plus Internet and fax at Cyber Tools (Maestranza 175)

Internet: Free WiFi is available at the Biblioteca Iberoamericana (Corner of Pedro Moreno and Colón, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday). Cheap Internet shops are everywhere.

Laundry: Mindalay Lavanderias (Colón 639 - 643) or Lavandería Aldama (Aldama 125, note: dodgy neighborhood, 33/3617-6427), Lavanderia Automatica Juárez (Calle Prisciliano Sánchez 1010, west of Enrique Díaz de León).


Hospitals: Cruz Roja Mexicana (Red Cross, Juan Manuel 52, phone: 52-33/3613-6565); Hospital Americas, with U.S.-trained staff (Av. Americas 932, 33/3817-3141 or 33/3817-3004); English is spoken at the Catholic Hospital Santa Margarita (Garibaldi 880, Also see:

Doctors: For simple ailments, try the consultation services at pharmacies (20 - 30 pesos).

Pharmacies: Soriana 24-hour grocery/pharmacy (Av. Juárez 573); Farmacia Guadalajara, (Pedro Moreno 170 and López Cotilla 432, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily); Wal-Mart (Calz. Independencia Sur 916, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. daily)

Cheap haircuts: Estetica Unisex Laura (Pedro Moreno 626)

Here are some related tips to help plan your trip to Guadalajara: Guadalajara Restaurant Summary, Guadalajara When To Go, Guadalajara Safety and Guadalajara Things To Do And See Summary.

24 Apr 2010

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