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Baja California Sur


Baja California Sur (English: South Lower California) is one of the states of the 31 States of Mexico, occupying the part of the Baja California Peninsula south of the 28th parallel. It is considered a portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the state of Baja California, to the west by the Pacific Ocean, and to the east by the Gulf of California, also known as the Sea of Cortés.

The state is known for its natural riches, and for its tourism. In the north is located the Vizcaíno Desert, as well as the small coastal lakes of San Ignacio and Ojo de Liebre, which are protected by the federal government. The state includes the Pacific islands of Natividad, Magdalena, and Santa Margarita, as well as the islands of San Marcos, Coronados, Carmen, Monserrat, Santa Catalina, Santa Cruz, San Diego, San José, San Francisco, Partida, Espíritu Santo, and Cerralvo, which are located in the Gulf of California. It also includes the offshore Rocas Alijos.

In 2005 census, its population was 512,170 people. The state is also home to the tourist resorts of Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo. Its biggest, most populated city and capital is La Paz, yet another tourist resort and historic landmark. It also includes Loreto, the historic first capital of all three Californias (Baja California Sur, Baja California, and California), the town of Santa Rosalía which is the site of a historic church designed by Gustave Eiffel.

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Created: Jan 8, 2008
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Josh CarrilloJosh Carrillo cose im living in cabo and is a great place so i could give couch a someone c: 03/31/2014
Emma Emoudi JensenEmma Emoudi Jensen I am going to Baja with 3 chinese friends, and we are looking for hosts, but also we are looking for good advice of what to see, while we are there. we are going in Semana Santa and hope it will be a good trip for us. 03/02/2014
Barbara-annBarbara-ann 05/06/2012
cabo Shakcabo Shak Welcome surfers to Baja Paradise 03/05/2014
Lya FernándezLya Fernández meet new people and join activities 02/11/2011
MrHeyMrHey going there soon 07/04/2014
Lerice CurielLerice Curiel i live in baja 09/25/2013
Raul GomezRaul Gomez Because I live in San Jose 12/21/2009



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Anybody wanna meet this weekend in La Paz or sourroundings, june 14-15th?Ula Ciechacka-  06/14/2014
Baja in semana santaEmma Emoudi Jensen-  03/02/2014
Traveling from Los Cabos until Tijuana, any tips?Stephen Rysak-  05/18/2013
A donde viajan los locales?Fran Kirby-  11/30/2012
hi everyoneYannick Bresolin-  11/06/2012
Biking and outdoor fun - 1st Albuquerque Couch Crash (Oct 4-7), Columbus Day WeekendASALI M.-  08/12/2012
(Edited): Coming to La Paz on May 1st I meant to say, looking for hosts/advice :)Alek Stepnoy-  04/19/2012
Coming to La Paz on April 1st on a motorcycle could use a host and some friendly advice!Alek Stepnoy-  04/19/2012
Driving to Baja 13 April - ride shareThrowpartiesnotknives1  04/11/2012
Ballenas y La PAZMarta Negro-  01/29/2012
Los Cabos CS MeetingAle Neumann-  12/05/2011
hi lovely people! :)shabs123-  08/05/2011
join us on august 5th! best trip ever for 3days! freeLya Fernández-  07/27/2011
ferry la paz to masatlanElisabeth Bright2  07/17/2011
Hi. Anyone is travelling in Santa Rosalia or Loreto-Olga Hernandez1  07/17/2011
Free Scuba IntroductionSarah Danny Letsinger-  06/10/2011
Loreto to San Juanico (Scorpion Bay)Joel D Ridgeway-  06/09/2011
Free Scuba Diving Lessons/Lecciones De Buceo Por Gratis!Sarah Danny Letsinger-  06/03/2011
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