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Romita

Romita is a Mexican city located in the Southwest region of the state of Guanajuato. The municipality has an area of 442.10 square kilometres and is bordered to the north by Leon, to the east by Silao, to the southwest by Abasolo and Cueramaro, a ...

                                               

Salinas de Hidalgo

Salinas de Hidalgo, San Luis Potosi, Mexico also known as Salinas del Peñon Blanco, is a small town located in the northwestern part of the state. It is the seat of Salinas municipality in Mexico. It attracts a variety of tourists because of its ...

                                               

San Joaquin Municipality, Queretaro

Before the Spanish, the site at "Ranas" was a mining center, principally for cinnabar which was used as a pigment. The "Ranas" site was first mined about 400C.E. In 1622 the village of "San Nicolas Tolentino en el Paraje de las Rana" was founded. ...

                                               

San Jose de Gracia, Aguascalientes

San Jose de Gracia, or simply San Jose, is a municipality and town in the Mexican state of Aguascalientes. The town of San Jose de Gracia serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality of San Jose de Gracia.

                                               

San Juan de la Vega

San Juan de la Vega is a town in the state of Guanajuato, Mexico. The town has been nhabited since at least the 16th Century. It has grown considerably in the past few years, and currently has two Catholic churches. During the weekends, there is ...

                                               

Sierra de Tepoztlan

Sierra de Tepoztlan or Tepozteco Mountain is located near the village of Tepoztlan, a Pueblo Magico, in Morelos, Mexico. The mountain range, "vulnerable to landslides, erosions, and flooding", contains only small areas of land which are appropria ...

                                               

Silao, Guanajuato

Silao is a municipality in the west-central part of the state of Guanajuato in Mexico. Its seat is the city of the same name. This municipality lies adjacent to the west side of the municipality of Guanajuato, the state capital. This municipality ...

                                               

Tanquian de Escobedo

Tanquian de Escobedo is a town and municipality in San Luis Potosi in central Mexico. Tanquian de Escobedo is one of the 58 municipality of San Luis Potosi, in Mexico. This municipality is located in the southeastern part of the state, in the Hua ...

                                               

Tetelcingo

Tetelcingo is a town in the Mexican state of Morelos. It is located about 6 kilometers north of the city of Cuautla, and because Cuautla has grown enormously, Tetelcingo, with its colonies, is practically swallowed up in the urban area. Tetelcing ...

                                               

Tlalnepantla, Morelos

Tlalnepantla is a city in the Mexican state of Morelos. It stands at 19°00′24″N 98°59′49″W. The city serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality, with which it shares a name. The city reported a population of 3.872 inhabitants, ...

                                               

Villa de Cos

Villa de Cos Municipality is one of 58 municipalities of Zacatecas, Mexico. It is located in the center-east of the state, bordered by the municipalities of Mazapil, Francisco R. Murguia, Rio Grande, Felipe Pescador, Fresnillo, Panuco and Guadalu ...

                                               

Altata

Altata is a small town in Navolato Municipality connected to the Pacific Ocean, located about 45 miles west of Culiacan, Sinaloa in Mexico by Freeway 30. It has a very nice beach and much wildlife: octopus, toninas, starfish, jellyfish, shark, bi ...

                                               

Angostura Municipality, Sinaloa

Angostura Municipality is a municipality in Sinaloa in northwestern Mexico. Its seat is the city of Angostura. It stands at 25°21′54″N 108°09′43″W. According to 2010 census, it had a population of 44.993 inhabitants.

                                               

Badiraguato Municipality

Municipality of Badiraguato is a municipality in Sinaloa in northwestern Mexico. The seat of the municipality is in the small town of Badiraguato. The municipality is in the Sierra Madre Occidental. It is the birthplace of Joaquin Guzman Loera, M ...

                                               

Boca Teacapan

Boca Teacapan is the outlet of the Estero de Teacapan that drains two large coastal lagoons, Agua Grande Lagoon in Sinaloa and Agua Brava Lagoon in Nayarit to the Pacific Ocean. It forms part of the border between the Escuinapa Municipality of Si ...

                                               

Ciudad Madero

Ciudad Madero is a coastal city, located in southeast Tamaulipas in the Gulf of Mexico, It is the seventh most populous city in the state, with a census-estimated 2015 population of 209.175 within an area of 18.0 square miles the city is the thir ...

                                               

Copala, Sinaloa

Copala, formerly known as San Jose de Copala, is a four-century-old silver-mining town in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. The town is in the municipality of Concordia.

                                               

El Pozo

El Pozo is a small town located about 20 minutes northeast of Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico. The name of the town means "The Well" in the Spanish language. The town was founded after the end of the Mexican Revolution of 1910. The population of the to ...

                                               

Escuinapa de Hidalgo

Escuinapa de Hidalgo is a city in Escuinapa Municipality of the same name, located at the extreme southern end of the Mexican state of Sinaloa. Its geographical coordinates are 22°28′0″N 105°26′17″W. At the census of 2005 the city had a populatio ...

                                               

Higuera de Zaragoza

Higuera de Zaragoza is a city in the municipality of Ahome in the northwestern part of the state of Sinaloa, Mexico. It lies at latitude 25° 59 N, longitude 109° 20 W at an elevation of 9 meters above sea level. It is located on the Gulf of Calif ...

                                               

La Cruz, Sinaloa

La Cruz is a small city in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. It stands at 23°55′17″N 106°53′31″W. The city reported 15.657 inhabitants in the 2010 census. La Cruz, Sinaloa, commonly known in Spanish as La Cruz de Elota, is the municipal seat of Sinal ...

                                               

Laguna Madre (Mexico)

The Laguna Madre extends well into Mexico, to the mouth of the Rio Soto la Marina in the state of Tamaulipas. It is separated from the Gulf of Mexico on the east by a number of barrier islands, including Barra Los Americanos, Barra Jesus Maria, a ...

                                               

Nuevo Progreso, Rio Bravo, Tamaulipas

Nuevo Progreso, Tamaulipas is a Mexican town in Rio Bravo Municipality in the state of Tamaulipas located on the U.S Mexican border. The Progreso-Nuevo Progreso International Bridge connects the town with Progreso Lakes, Texas. The 2010 census sh ...

                                               

Padilla, Tamaulipas

Padilla Municipality is a municipality in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. After the inundation the Vicente Guerrero Dam in 1970, the seat was moved from Padilla to the town of Nuevo Padilla. Padilla is known for being the place where the Mexican ...

                                               

Reynosa Municipality

Reynosa is a municipality located in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. It includes the city of Reynosa. In population, both the municipality and the city are the largest in their respective categories in the state of Tamaulipas.

                                               

Rio Bravo, Tamaulipas

Rio Bravo, formally Ciudad Rio Bravo, is a city on the northern border of the state of Tamaulipas in northeastern Mexico. It is the municipal seat of Rio Bravo Municipality.

                                               

San Fernando, Tamaulipas

San Fernando is a municipality and city located in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. It is about 85 miles away from Brownsville, Texas. The municipality has a population of 57.220, while the city itself has a population of 29.665.

                                               

Sinaloa Municipality

Sinaloa Municipality is subdivided in 9 sindicaturas: Llano Grande Palmar de los Sepulveda Estacion Naranjo Bacubirito Ocoroni San Jose de las Delicias Maquipo Lazaro Cardenas Ejido Ruiz Cortines No. 1 San Jose de Gracia

                                               

Tehueco, Sonora

Tehueco, is a town in El Fuerte Municipality, in the State of Sinaloa. It was named for the fierce Tehueco, one of the Native American people, who resisted the Spaniard conquest of Sinaloa. Tehueco is the seat of the Tehueco Sindicatura one of se ...

                                               

Boca Paila Peninsula

The Boca Paila Peninsula, also known as Sian Kaan, is on the southern Yucatan Peninsula coast, within Tulum municipality of the state of Quintana Roo in southeastern Mexico.

                                               

Cardenas, Tabasco

Cardenas is the second-largest city in the state of Tabasco, in southeastern Mexico. It lies in the northwestern part of the state, on the Gulf of Mexico coast, east of the city of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz. The city is the municipal seat of Carden ...

                                               

Centro Municipality, Tabasco

The Municipality of Centro is one of the 17 subdivisions of the Mexican state of Tabasco. Its municipal seat is located in the city of Villahermosa. The municipality had a 2010 census population of 640.359 inhabitants, 353.577 of whom lived in it ...

                                               

Champoton, Campeche

Champoton is a small city in Champoton Municipality in the Mexican state of Campeche, located at 19°21′N 90°43′W, about 60 km south of the city of Campeche where the small Champoton river meets the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. At the 2010 census ...

                                               

Chicxulub Pueblo

Chicxulub Pueblo is a town, and surrounding municipality of the same name, in the Mexican state of Yucatan. At the census of 2010, the town had a population of 4.080 people. Chicxulub is most famous for being near the geographic center of the Chi ...

                                               

Cueva de Villa Luz

Cueva de Villa Luz, also known as Cueva del Azufre and Cueva de las Sardinas, is a cave near Tapijulapa in the southern Mexican state of Tabasco. The springs within the cave are rich in hydrogen sulfide, a gas that is a potent respiratory toxican ...

                                               

Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Quintana Roo

Felipe Carrillo Puerto is the municipal seat and largest city in Felipe Carrillo Puerto Municipality in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. According to the 2010 census, the citys population was 25.744 persons, mostly of Maya descent. The city of ...

                                               

Joaquin Zetina Gasca, Quintana Roo

Joaquin Zetina Gasca is a neighbourhood within the Municipality of Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico, better known as the "Colonia" area of the municipality. In addition to the Zetina Gasca neighbourhood, there are several developments that ar ...

                                               

Jose Maria Morelos, Quintana Roo

Jose Maria Morelos is the municipal seat and largest city in Jose Maria Morelos Municipality in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. According to the 2010 census, the citys population was 11.750 persons. Jose Maria Morelos was established in the 19 ...

                                               

Kiuic

Kiuic kyoo- EEK was a Mayan city of the Late and Terminal Mayan Classic Periods. It was abandoned by the Maya around 880 CE. The site is well-preserved, and in that regard compared by archaeologists to Pompeii.

                                               

Las Coloradas, Yucatan

Las Coloradas is a community in the Rio Lagartos Municipality, Yucatan, Mexico. It is located at the northern coast of the Yucatan peninsula on a stretch of land which separates the Gulf of Mexico from the lagoon Ria Lagartos. Huge salt evaporati ...

                                               

Loltun Cave

Loltun Cave is a cave in the Yucatan, approximately 7 km south of Oxkutzcab. The cave contains paintings attributed to the Maya civilization from the Late Preclassic Era or even older. The name is Mayan for "Flower Stone".

                                               

Macuspana

Macuspana is a city in Macuspana Municipality in the south-central part of the state of Tabasco in southeastern Mexico. The city of Macuspana had a 2005 census population of 30.661 and is the fifth-largest city in the state. It is the municipal s ...

                                               

Mahahual

Mahahual is a village on the Costa Maya in the municipality of Othon P. Blanco on the Caribbean Sea coast of the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico. Previously a fishing village, it is now a rapidly developing tourist center. The name of Mahahual poss ...

                                               

Maxcanu

Maxcanu is a large town in the western part of the Mexican state of Yucatan; it also functions as the seat for the Maxcanu Municipality. It is located on Federal Highway 180, approximately 62 km south of Merida. The ancient Maya site of Oxkintok ...

                                               

Nacajuca Municipality

Nacajuca Municipality is a municipality in Tabasco in south-eastern Mexico. The seat is Nacajuca. The municipality is located in the north of the state of Tabasco in the Chontalpa region, bordering the municipalities of Jalpa de Mendez, Centla, C ...

                                               

Playacar

Playacar is an upscale resort area of Playa del Carmen. Located in Playa del Carmen in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico in the municipality of Solidaridad, it is a gated community that has grown with Playa del Carmen, just south of its main urba ...

                                               

Puerto Aventuras

Puerto Aventuras is a community located in Solidaridad Municipality, Quintana Roo, Mexico. It had a 2010 census population of 5.979 inhabitants, and is located at an elevation of 9 metres above sea level. It is the second-largest community in Sol ...

                                               

Puerto Juarez

Puerto Juarez is a district in the Benito Juarez municipality, in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. It is in the north-east of the Yucatan Peninsula, on the shore of the Caribbean Sea, 2 km north from the center of Cancun. Puerto Juarez was the ...

                                               

San Miguel de Cozumel

San Miguel de Cozumel is the largest city in Cozumel Municipality in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. With a 2010 census population of 77.236 persons, it is also Quintana Roos fourth-largest community, after Cancun, Chetumal, and Playa del Carm ...

                                               

Teapa Municipality

Teapa Municipality is a municipality in Tabasco in south-eastern Mexico. Its name comes from the Nahuatl words "Tetl and apan", which mean "river over stones" or "stones river". It refers to one of the rivers that crosses the town. The municipal ...