Puebla Stad

Cathedral in Puebla City, Mexico

Cathedral in Puebla City, Mexiko

Puebla City is located southeast of Mexiko City in the state of Puebla, Mexiko. It is the fourth largest city in Mexico and is an industrial hub and a World Heritage Site because of its history and architectural styles. The most notable attractions are the Zocalo, a tree-filled plaza with many sculptures, surrounded by the City Hall, Casa de los Munecos and the Catherdral. Nearby is El Parian an arts and crafts market. The best known mole is named for this city, Mole Poblano. And every year on the fifth of May Puebla celebrates the defeat of the French in 1862. This holiday is also celebrated in the U.S. but is not widely observed in the rest of Mexico.

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Tijuana

Tijuana, Mexico Cutural Hotbed

Tijuana, Mexiko a Cutural Hotbed

Tijuana is the located on the northern and western edge of the Baja California Peninsula. It is the largest city in the state of Baja California and an industrial and commercial center. Sharing a 15 mile border with its sister city San Diego it has established itself as an international cultural metropolis. The San Ysidro Port of Entry is the busiest land-border crossing station in the world with over 300,000 a day.

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