Puerto Escondido

Puerto Escondido is located on the coast of Oaxaca, Mexique. It is a tourist attraction for surfers, families and backpackers. Besides its beaches Puerto Escondido has areas for fishing and bird watching. The town is located in the municipality of San Pedro Mixtepec. Every November there is a surfing competition at Zicatela Beach that has increased world awareness of Puerto Escondido.

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Orizaba

Orizaba, Mexico

Orizaba, Mexique at Dusk

Orizaba is located 20 miles from Cordoba, its sister city, dans le État de Veracruz, Mexique. 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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El Tajin

El Tajín, Mexico

El Tajin, Mexique

El Tajin est situé dans la municipalité de Papantla, nord-ouest de la ville portuaire de Veracruz, in the state of Veracruz, Mexique. El Tajin was named a World Heritage Site in 1992 en raison de son architecture et de l'importance culturelle. Parmi ses monuments anciens est la célèbre Pyramide des Niches, le Groupe Arroyo, les ballcourts Nord et du Sud et les palais de Tajin Chico. Il a été le site archéologique le plus important et une attraction touristique à Veracruz, Le nom El Tajin se réfère à la foudre ou un éclair et les douze dieux de l'orage habitent les ruines.

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