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Tamaulipas

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Tamaulipas is a state in Northern Mexico.

Travel Warning WARNING: As of April 14, 2008, the United States State Department has issued a travel warning for all border areas of the United States and Mexico. Rival narcotics gangs have increased violent activities against each other and against non-involved citizens.

Regions

  • Frontera - The area along the Mexican-US border.
  • Sierra Madre - Mountainous region along the West of the state.
  • Gulf Coast - Tropical region along the coast.
  • Huasteca - Cultural region beginning at the southern tip of the state.

Cities

Other destinations

Understand

Tamaulipas lies between Nuevo León and the Gulf of Mexico in the north of the country. It shares a border with the US state of Texas in the north and the states of San Luis Potosí and Veracruz to the south.

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Get around

See

  • Presa Vicente Guerrero - This large lake lies about 30 miles northwest of Ciudad Victoria

Itineraries

Do

  • Fish - The coast has many "fishing hotels", hotels with their own piers for easy fishing access. The state has a number of lakes as well.

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

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