Sonora

TIBURON ISLAND Majestic island which belongs to the highly spiritual Seri tribe, was listed as aconservation natural area under the protection of the state government. As human settlements have been prohibited, it represents a heaven for exotic flora and fauna, such as the wild or white-tail lamb, which exist in this sanctuary of nature at no risk. It ispossible to visit the island provided a permit from state authorities, and so responsibly enjoy this unique environment or even practice some diving, snorkeling and fishing. EL PINICATE BIOSPHERE RESERVE Volcanic and desert region with a surface of no less than 715,000 hectares, subject to scientific research and provider of family oriented recreation. Despite it ... Read more >>



Located in northwest Mexico, Sonora is a state with a strong Apache indigenous tradition, quite different from ...
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Despite the low number of natives still living in the state of Sonora, many of the traditions from the ancesto ...
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The volcanic area is conformed by thousand-years craters such as the Mc Dougal, Badillo, Molina, Carvajales, V...
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The state of Sonora currently enjoys a high degree of competitiveness, as it offers an excellent transportatio ...
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Located up in northwest Mexico, the state of Sonora extends throughout an impressive territory of 179,503 sq. ...
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Sonora spans over four physiographic provinces: Sierra Madre Occidental, Sierras and Valles Paralelos (or Llan ...
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Lic. Guillermo Padres Elías, Constitutional Governor of the State of Sonora and member of Partido Accion Nacio ...
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With a population density of only 12 inhabitants per sq. kilometer, the state is home to 2'394,861 residents, ...
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The Beltrán Brothers Cartel
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Vineyards in Mexico
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The Sinaloa Cartel; Criminal Organization
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The “Arizona SB1070”
There are actually a few things which went unsaid about the implementation of this law in the neighbor State and, although it has Read More>>


Attractions in San Carlos, Sonora
Considered the main tourism port in the State, this beautiful site offers extraordinary landscapes, a dreamlike mix of deserts, seas and mountains. Read More>>


Mexico’s Bicentennial Celebration
Mexico is getting ready for an extraordinary celebration in honor of its 200th anniversary of its Independence and 100th anniversary of its Revolution. Everything designed to commemorate these two great dates is linked to the ideal of renewing Mexico’s identity and historic continuity. Read More>>


The Mexican Human Genome Project
The Human Genome Project (HGP) was a collaborative program undertaken with the goal of completing the mapping and understanding all the genes of human beings. Read More>>


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