Visit Tecate, Pueblo Mágico (Magic Town)

Tecate , Baja California

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You will find Tecate just a few steps from the border with the United States,  and is a picturesque viceregal city that is distinguished by its peace and tranquility.

ENJOY THE MIGUEL HIDALGO PARK
Spend the afternoon in the Zocalo under the shade of the trees or at the kiosk. It is a meeting place for the people of Tecate and is also the home of the Town Hall. Try tejuino as ice cream or as a cold drink, also known as corn beer. Buy cheeses, local honey, local wines and craft beers.
    
TREAT YOUR PALATE
Savor the delicious Baja Med gastronomy, and try the exquisite sweet and salty artisanal bread, which is famous throughout the border region. The production techniques of the past have been preserved using brick kilns and firewood. 

VISIT THE TECATE HISTORIC DISTRICT
Learn about the Tecate Railroad Station. It was built in 1915 and marked the beginning of the industrial development of the city and of large portion of the region. Along with the brewery and a mid-century old coffee farm, it is part of one of the most valuable cultural and architectural properties in the city. 

MEET THE HANDCRAFT AND POTTERY MANUFACTURING CENTER
Purchase pieces of folk art made of clay, blown glass, pottery and wicker in the Casa de Artesanias -House of Handcrafts- a very important handcraft and pottery manufacturing center that exports items and is renowned world-wide.

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