Orizaba

Orizaba, Mexico

Orizaba, Mexico at Dusk

Orizaba is located 20 miles from Cordoba, its sister city, i staten Veracruz, Mexico. Its name comes from the Nahuatl language meaningvalley of happy waters.One of the notable sites of the city is El Palacio de Hierro (The Iron Palace). Designed by Eiffel and built with 600 tons of steel it is now longer used as the city hall but is a tourist attraction. Other tourist attractions include the Church of La Concordia and the State Art Museum.

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Cordoba

Cordoba, Mexico

Cordoba, Mexico

Cordoba is a city and a large municipality in the center of the state of Veracruz, Mexico. Den har et varmt og fuktig klima og har eksistert siden 1618 og ble opprinnelig bygget av den spanske for beskyttelse mot opprør slaver.

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