Beer capital just a step from the border

Mexicali , Baja California

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Tania L. Yáñez

Mexicali, a border town with beautiful sunsets that emerges as a product of commercial exchange between the two regions that give it its name, it shows the same warmth both in its climate and in its inhabitants; the people from Mexicali like it to be called cachanilla to make an allusion to its light and friendly spirit.

VISIT THE YOUNG CITY WITH BEAUTIFUL HISTORICAL BUILDINGS
Identify the Cathedral of Nuestra señora de Guadalupe, background of multiple cultural and popular events that appear on the wide space that surrounds it. Tour the Autonomous University of Baja California of French style, and the building of Colorado River Land Company of Californian style. Take photos of Hotel del Norte that defined an architectural style.

LIVE THE BEER CULTURE
Get to know the emblematic building of Cerveceria Mexicali and taste artisan beers in bars and restaurants.

HAVE FUN AND TASTE THE FAMOUS CHINESE FOOD
In the Calafia Bullring, the most important mass entertainment center in the region, there are boxing fights, festivals and concerts. At the Sol del Niño Museum, enjoy an interactive space for children and adults. Chinese food is a typical dish because of the number of emigrants who came since its foundation. Visit the Chinese Association and explore the mysterious basements connected throughout the downtown area.

 

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