Baja peninsula mexico map. Mexico travel net vacations represent over 100 hotels villas condos and resorts throughout baja mexico and loreto starting from the san diego border the beaches of loreto la paz cabo san lucas cabo corridor san jose del cabo and beyond. About 12 to 15 million years ago the east pacific rise began cutting into the margin of the north american plate initiating the separation of the peninsula from it. Tripadvisor has 652587 reviews of baja california hotels attractions and restaurants making it your best baja california resource. The baja peninsula in mexico was once a part of the north american plate the tectonic plate of which mainland mexico remains a part.
La paz is the capital city of the mexican state of baja california sur and an important regional commercial center. I n recent years a farming boom has completely changed the landscape in parts of mexicos baja california peninsula. The new landscape is comprised of organic farms specializing in growing fresh produce especially out of season certified organic fruits and vegetables which carry premium prices. To the south lie the central american countries of guatemala and belize.
13 18 race dates course map unveiled for 51st annual score baja 1000 saturday. Mexico is situated south of the usa bordering on the states of texas new mexico arizona and california. The city had a 2010 census population of 215178 people but its metropolitan population is somewhat larger because of surrounding towns such as el centenario el zacatal and san pedro. This includes the states of baja california the northern section of the peninsula and baja california sur.
Baja the earths second longest peninsula offers over 1200km of the mystical ethereal majestic and untamed.