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Tijuana Information

Tijuana is the largest city in the Mexican state of Baja California. Tijuana is the westernmost city in Mexico as well as one of the northernmost. For this reason Tijuana is referred to as the corner of Mexico. Tijuana Mexico is located less than 20 miles south of downtown San Diego. The international border crossing between San Ysidro, CA and Tijuana is considered the busiest port of entry in the world with over 300,000 people crossing daily. Tijuana is particularly popular among US youth, who cross the border in order to drink alcohol prior to their 21st birthday (Mexico's legal drinking age is 18). Tourist flock here daily to go shopping on the famous Avenida Revolución. Tijuana is known for its economic prosperity, popular discos, and shopping areas, Tijuana is also considered to be Mexico's biggest illicit drug and prostitution center. All in all Tijuana Baja California offers a quick change in culture and environmetn from San Diego…

Tijuana Nightlife
Tijuana has long been a popular area for college student who travel here to drink. The legal drinking age in Tijuana is 18. Avenida Revolución has many open bars nightclubs and discos. Avenida Revolución is also famous for its nearby red-light district "La Coahuila" (also known casually as Zona Norte) which boasts a large number of street prostitutes.

Attractions in Tijuana
Shopping is perhaps Tijuana's major tourist attraction. The city is a duty-free zone, and it is truly a shopping paradise, with an impressive and astounding variety of merchandise, ranging from silver jewelry, leather goods, designer clothing, tile, ceramics, blown glass, glazed pottery, woven blankets, embroidered dresses, onyx chess sets, Mexican liquors and much more...

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