from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of extreme southern Texas northwest of Brownsville. It is a processing and shipping center for the lower Rio Grande valley. Population: 64,200.


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  • HARLINGEN - A Harlingen man died in a tragic accident Friday afternoon after falling from the roof of his house.

    Brownsville Herald :

  • HARLINGEN - H. William "Bill" Card Jr., a Marine Corps colonel, Iwo Jima combat veteran, banker and longtime Harlingen mayor died Sunday of natural causes, a funeral home director said.

    Brownsville Herald :

  • Monday, January 26, 2009 at 8: 42 p.m. HARLINGEN -- Ryan Barton thought enrolling his daughter into pre-k at a Harlingen public school would be a breeze but turns out she's not eligible.

    KGBT 4 - KGBT - News of the Rio Grande Valley

  • Thursday, January 01, 2009 at 8: 38 p.m. HARLINGEN -- Valley Baptist Medical Center delivers the first baby of the New Year in Harlingen / Northern Cameron County.

    KGBT 4 - KGBT - News of the Rio Grande Valley

  • I'm suggesting staying in Harlingen because just south of Harlingen is the Free Trade Bridge (Los Indios) which is about the easiest crossover point for papers and documentation in Texas.

    Where to stay

  • Overnight in Harlingen, leave Harlingen about 7: 00AM drive south on 77-83 toward San Benito, just as you leave Harlingen (the last exit is Ed Carey Drive -- Airport exit) and continuing, the next exit Paso Real is for the International Free Trade Bridge at Los Indios.

    "Current" RVing in Mexico

  • However, since you are coming from Corpus Christi I would suggest the alternate route of US 77 south to Harlingen, Overnight in Harlingen, Leave at 7: 00 AM and on Higway 77-83 just south of ED CAREY (Airport) at the next exit right to El Paso Real you will see a small FREE TRADE INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE.

    Best directions from Texas border to Tamazunchale

  • Be sure and fill up your gas tank both in Harlingen and Cd. Victoria.

    Best place to cross the border (TX)?

  • If you stay in Harlingen and leave there at 7: 00 AM crossing the frontier about 20 to 30 minutes later you would be in San Luis Potosí, as I stated earlier about 4: 30 to 5 PM with a half hour to 45 minute lunch stop in Cd. Victoria.

    Best place to cross the border (TX)?

  • By the way fill up your gas tank in Harlingen if the price is less than $2.25 a gallon. jerezano

    driving to Catemaco from McAllen


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