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travel42 Port Guide: Loreto

Loreto travel42 Port of Call Guide

Although millions of Americans visit Mexico each year, Loreto, a small town of about 10,000 inhabitants, has never been one of the country's "it" destinations.

Located almost midway between border town Tijuana and party spot Cabo San Lucas, Loreto fronts the Sea of Cortez. Its biggest claim to fame is excellent sportfishing.

This charming destination, which retains a feel of "authentic" Mexico, has lot to crow about, however. It is the oldest permanent settlement in Baja California, and the...

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