Sometimes getting lost is a great way to discover a new place. That being said, it's always wise to look into a couple of basic facts about your destination before you head off. Read on for a few Tijuana tips and tricks.
To help you find your feet, Tijuana lies 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the southeast of the well-known city of San Diego County.
At the most recent count, the population of this part of Baja California Norte was 1,400,000.
Your vacation is here! It's the best time to indulge in life's little luxuries. Book a room at the Marriott Hotel Tijuana (Blvd Agua Caliente No 11553) or the Hotel Lucerna Tijuana (Paseo del los Heroes #10902, Zona Rio) and enjoy first-class service and a stylish room. However, if you doubt you'll spend much time in your room, how about a cheaper option like the Rodeway Inn (643 E San Ysidro Blvd) or the Motel 6 San Ysidro - San Diego / Border (160 E Calle Primera)?
Body wash, shampoo and a toothbrush are just a few of the basics you need while traveling. But — if you happen to forget your toiletry bag, you should be able to stock up at Las Americas Premium Outlets. Need some more ideas? Got money to spend? Rifle around for hidden treasures and go home with some superb deals at Hidalgo Market. And that's not all there is. Have you ever wanted to meet a celebrity? Snap a selfie with some oddly realistic-looking figures at Tijuana Wax Museum. It's almost as thrilling as meeting the real person!