Get to know the city of Cabo San Lucas in Mexico. This wonderful tourist area is located in the peninsula of Baja California, whose waters meet the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean. Its real name refers to this union, ”Yenecamú” which means ”Place where two waters meet”.
Brief history and current affairs of Cabo de San Lucas
The city’s tropical climate and temperate waters have made this territory a year-round favorite to visit. Its Cabo Pulmo reef was declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco.
In the past it was a maritime reference for fishing. It was later renamed Cabo San Lucas in 1541 at the request of the soldier Francisco de Bolaños in honor of San Lucas Evangelista.
It began to be known back in the 60’s and 70’s, thanks to surfers, celebrities and celebrities who wanted to enjoy this small paradise to disconnect and in search of desired privacy.
In the late 90’s, Los Cabos had a great increase of tourists, which made the city known worldwide. Currently one of its highlights is its arch, as well as its festivities, landscapes and way of life.
What to do in Cabo San Lucas
Party in Los Cabos
If in addition to wanting to know its history, you want to enjoy the party, you’ve come to the right place. It is also known as Cabo San Loco, as there is partying, music, dancing, and every day of the week! If you want to know more about events and parties, you might be interested in reading about the Xoximilco party.
Sports and activities in Los Cabos
Another of the most popular activities are sports of any kind. Swim at Medano Beach, play volleyball with the other people on the beach to make new friends, stroll along the beach…
Of course, it is also the perfect place to practice water sports such as boogie boarding, diving in the Cabo Pulmo reef, kayaking or parasailing.
Another activity that drives everyone crazy is the zipline, a 600 feet high cable that will get your adrenaline pumping.
Shopping in Los Cabos
You can go shopping at the Puerto Paraíso shopping mall or Luxury Avenue. Indulge yourself in one of the restaurants and bars you will find. As you can see, you have many options to choose from.
The arch of Cabo de San Lucas
One of the highlights of the city. It is a rock formation that emerged at the point where the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez meet. Also known as The End of the Earth, it is a perfect place to take pictures, admire its beauty and you may have sea lions as companions.
Cabo San Lucas Airport
The Cabo San Lucas international airport is 11 kilometers away. It has three terminals and four lounges, where tourists arriving with different local and international airlines arrive.
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