La Paz

La Paz, Mexico

La Paz, Mexico

La Paz is the capital city of Baja California Sur, Mexico. Its name meanspeace”. The summers are cooled by the Coromuel winds, unique to the La Paz area. The city, one of the largest municipalities in Mexico by area, was featured in the John Steinbeck novelThe Pearl.

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Isla Espiritu Santo

Isla Espiritu Santo is an island in the Gulf of California protected under UNESCO as a bio-sphere. It is located in Baja California Sur, Mexico. It is connected to Isla Partida by a slender isthmus. Both islands are uninhabited. They both are a part of the municipality of La Paz, which is just a short boat ride away.

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