The Beautiful Cinderella of the Pacific -Travel and Tourism

The Beautiful Cinderella of the Pacific - Travel and Tourism

La Bella Cenicienta del PacĂ­fico, referred to the Mexican city of Ensenada by the locals is only a few hours drive south the border of San Diego.

Ensenada is a popular weekend holiday destination with its sparkling nightlife and beautiful beaches maintaining both private resorts like Estero Beach and Mona Lisa and public beaches like San Miguel Beach, California Trailer Park, Stacks and Tres Emes. A world famous surfing destination is the Todos Santos Island located 2 hours south of Ensenada by boat.
Beautiful views can be spotted at the area of La Bufadora, a blowhole which is one of the biggest marine geysers in North America. La Bufadora tour is available from Ensenada, which is a unique tourist exhibition spot. Swimming, kayaking and scuba diving is also available at this resort. Very much worth mentioning are also the San Carlos Hot Springs with hot pools and mud therapy.

Valle de Guadalupe, Santo Tomas, laying an hour away from Ensenada southwards provides some of the best wineries in the region with organized tours and tastings.

San Miguel Beach offers great view of the city and is a great turf for hiking and camping for only 12 USD a stay. Hiking is also best at Canon de Dona Petra and Laguna Hanson, available with local tours. El Salto is also a beautiful canyon for rock climbing and hiking.

Targeting either of the following three events can surely sparkle up your holiday season in Ensenada: Baja 1000-500 the world`s longest international off road race, Fiestas de la Vendimiav – Wine Harvest Festival and The Ensenada Carnival lasting six days with thousands of people taking part at the greatest carnival event in Mexico.

Ensenada and its fine weather is a perfect weekend holiday destination with much to offer for hikers, wine tasters, beach lovers and nightlife enthusiasts who are in for a very pleasant Mexico adventure only a few hours drive off the border.