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The Faro Venustiano Carranza in neoclassical style, is an architectural work planned and carried out in 1902 by two engineers, Salvador Echegaray and Lattine. This lighthouse together with the...
Today, Carnival begins on what is called ’Martes de Carnaval’, which according to the liturgical calendar is calculated 8 days before Ash Wednesday. It begins with a children’s par...
The Museo Historico Naval de Veracruz was occupied by the former Heroica Escuela Naval Militar for approximately 55 years, and was a silent witness to the abusive invasion of the United States ...
Interesting promotional documentary about the state of Veracruz, the state which produced one of the most talented actresses from the country, Salma Hayek. This documentary presents us with beautifu...
In 1518 the Spanish captain Juan de Grijalva arrived to the small island that was called San Juan de Ulua. Afterward, on the beaches that were found on the small island, La Villa Rica de la Ve...
Places To visit
- Witnesses of the Future Sculpture
On the seashore, between ships and on a rock, a pair of men ahead of their time show what comes ahea
- Veracruz Historical Naval Museum
The Museo Historico Naval de Veracruz was occupied by the former Heroica Escuela Naval Milita
- The Parish of Santa Ana
The Parish of Santa Ana is located a few steps from the City Hall of Boca del Rio, a suburb of Verac
The must see
- The Wall of Citizen Values
The Wall of the Citizen Values, also known as the Plaza of Values, is located on Boulevard M. Avila
- Santiago's Bulwark
In the late sixteenth century, around the Villa Rica de la Veracruz, a wall of nine defenses was bui
- The University of Veracruz
The University of Veracruz started publishing in 1948, being one of its oldest and most relevant act
- The Veracruz City Museum
The Museo de la Ciudad ‘Coronel Manuel Gutierrez Zamora’ inaugurated in 1970, is located
- Sand Sculptures in Veracruz
The Malecon of Veracruz City (The Boardwalk) is the perfect place for fun, and all kind of events li
- Boca del Rio and Veracruz Beaches
Located in the Gulf of Mexico, in the Atlantic Ocean between the coasts of Mexico, the United States