Hotel Colonial Mexicali
Blvd Lopez Mateos 1048, , Mexicali, Estado de Baja
More about Mexicali
A stop along the way
Travel Tips for Mexicali
Summer is very HOT. Winter is very cold without snow.
Mexicali is friendly.
The nearest beach is San Felipe (200Km)
Border with US at Calexico Ca.
Has no mountains nor forest. Its people, The meals (i.e. Chinese food, carne asada tacos every corner, tamalitos, champurrado). The sun
Death in the afternoon
In the end of a bullfight, the matador kills the bull and the bull is dragged out of the ring. This is how Hemingway got the name for his book, Death in the Afternoon. If the matador has been very brave, the bull's ears (1 or 2, depending on how brave) will be cut off and presented to the matador. It's determined by the audience.
If you were traveling near the US border with Mexico, to cross the border and spend some time in Mexico would not be a bad idea. Mexicali (from the first two syllables of Mexico and California) is the capital of Baja California state in northwestern Mexico. It lies in the Mexicali Valley, which is an extension of the Imperial Valley of the United States. The city lies across the Mexico-US border from Calexico in California. The economy is chiefly based upon tourism (likeTijuana’s further west) and acriculture and benefits from its location on the border.
Popular Hotels in Mexicali
Boulevard Benito Juarez 2151, , Mexicali