Recent History Destined to become one of Mexico’s most feared and beloved military and political leaders, Antonio López de Santa Anna was born in Jalapa, Veracruz, on February 21, 1794. Not long after, at the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence in 1810, Guadalupe Victoria became the most important independence leader in Veracruz.
Antón Lizardo is a fishing town (2005 population 4,586) located 23 km (14 mi) in the Mexican state of Veracruz. It is located south of the port city of Veracruz, near Boca del Río, in the municipality of Alvarado. In January 1860, the small naval Battle of Anton Lizardo occurred here between Mexican rebels and United States Navy warships.
Boca del Río is a city and municipality located in the center of the Mexican state of Veracruz. The small city of Boca del Río serves as the seat of the municipality. The municipality lies just south of the municipality of Veracruz, and contains a part of the city and city and port of Veracruz.
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Coatepec was named a "Pueblo Mágico" in 2006. Coatepec is known for its coffee, which both tastes and looks appealing. The best option to buy coffee in Coatepec Veracruz is in "La Vereda" or in "Bola de Oro", you really need to discover "Bola de Oro," because it is the most popular variety in the country.
Cosamaloapan, in full Cosamaloapan de Carpio, city, southern Veracruz estado (state), south-central Mexico. It lies at 315 feet (96 metres) above sea level in the Papaloapan River valley in the lowlands near the Gulf of Mexico and is 91 miles (147 km) southeast of Veracruz.
Located in the Altas Mountains between two large canyons is the foyer to Citlaltepetl, called Coscomatepec de Bravo. It is a place with fresh air and its guardian, the Pico de Orizaba, creates a silver thread when the snow melts into the waterfalls of Alpatlahuac.
El Tajín is a pre-Columbian archeological site in southern Mexico and is one of the largest and most important cities of the Classic era of Mesoamerica. A part of the Classic Veracruz culture, El Tajín flourished from 600 to 1200 C.E. and during this time numerous temples, palaces, ballcourts, and pyramids were built.
"Huatusco de Chicuellar" (commonly known as Huatusco), is a city in the Mexican state of Veracruz, on the Xalapa–Mexico City railroad that was founded by Italian immigrants. It is bordered by Calcahualco, the state of Puebla, Ixhuatlán del Café and Federal Highway 180.
Papantla (Spanish (help · info)) is a city and municipality located in the north of the state of Veracruz, Mexico, in the Sierra Papanteca range and on the Gulf of Mexico. The city was founded in the 13th century by the Totonacs and has dominated the Totonacapan region of the state since then.
Chachalacas is located 8 km (5mi) from Cardel and is 55 km (34mi) north of Veracruz on Highway 108. By Air: Veracruz’s General Heriberto Jara Corona International Airport receives a number of domestic flights, including flights from Monterrey, Villahermosa, Merida, Cancun, Mexico City, Tampico, Oaxaca and Huatulco.
Santiago Tuxtla is a small city and municipality in the Los Tuxtlas region of southern Veracruz, Mexico. The area was originally part of lands granted to Hernán Cortés by the Spanish Crown in 1531. The city was founded in 1525, but it did not gain municipal status until 1932.
Tecolutla is a town and municipality located on the Tecolutla River on the eastern coast of the state of Veracruz in Mexico. It has the closest beaches to Mexico City, and much of its economy is based on tourism, as it is only a four- or five-hour drive from the capital.
Tlacotalpan is a town in Tlacotalpan Municipality in the Mexican state of Veracruz, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1998 primarily for its architecture and colonial-era layout. The town was established in 1550 on what was originally an island in the Papaloapan River.
Tlapacoyan is a small city in Veracruz, Mexico. It is located about three hours by automobile away from the state capital Xalapa-Enríquez. Tlapacoyan's population is around 100,000 people. Tourism Places to visit. Filobobos is a nearby natural reserve area for exploring nature.
Tuxpan (or Túxpam, fully Túxpam de Rodríguez Cano) is both a municipality and city located in the Mexican state of Veracruz. The population of the city was 78,523 and of the municipality was 134,394 inhabitants, according to the INEGI census of 2005, residing in a total area of 1,051.89 km² (406.14 sq mi).
Veracruz (Spanish pronunciation: [beɾaˈkɾus] ( listen)), officially known as Heroica Veracruz, is a major port city and municipality on the Gulf of Mexico in the Mexican state of Veracruz. The city is located along the coast in the central part of the state, 90 km (56 mi) southeast of the state capital Xalapa along Federal Highway 140.
Xalapa is situated in eastern-central Mexico, approximately 55 miles (89 km) northwest of Veracruz city. and roughly 350 kilometres from Mexico City. The municipality of Xalapa has an area of 118.45 square kilometres which comprises 0.16% of Veracruz state.
Xico is a city located in the central part of the state of Veracruz. It produces coffee, tropical fruit, wine, handicrafts, and other products. It is 25 km from state capital Xalapa. Every year in July, Xico has a very large Bullfighting event. In 2006, Veracruz Governor Fidel Herrera attended the event. 3 kilometres outside the town is Cascada de Texolo.