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Chetumal in Municipality of Othón P. Blanco, Quintana Roo, Mexico — The Southeast (Yucatan Peninsula)
 

Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins

 
 
Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 30, 2019
1. Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins Marker
Inscription.  

Chetumal
Donde inicia México

Ciudad fundada por marinos en 1898. El malecón conocido como Boulevard Bahía, es el mas largo de toda la península dé Yucatán.

Visita, en el corazón de la ciudad, el museo de la Cultura Maya o si prefieres la tranquilidad, visita el corredor escultórico, ve de compra a la avenida de Los Héroes o visita Plaza de Las Américas.

English translation:
Chetumal – Where Mexico Begins
The city was founded by sailors in 1898 and the Boulevard surrounding it is the longest in the Yucatán Península.

In the heart of the city you can visit the Mayan Culture Museum, If you prefer tranquility, you must see the Sculpures Path. You can ever go shopping at Avenida de Los Héroes, the city's main street, or visit plaza de Las Américas.
 
Location. 18° 29.587′ N, 88° 17.71′ W. Marker is in Chetumal, Quintana Roo, in Municipality of Othón P. Blanco. Marker is at the intersection of Boulevard Bahía and Calle 22 de Enero, on the right when traveling east on Boulevard Bahía
Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins Marker reverse image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 30, 2019
2. Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins Marker reverse
The marker's reverse includes photos of many of the tourist attractions of Chetumal.
. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chetumal, Quintana Roo 77000, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chetumal (within shouting distance of this marker); Anglo-Caribbean Style Building (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Manuel Ávila Camacho Theater (about 210 meters away); Musical Band (about 210 meters away); Monument to the Mexican Flag (about 210 meters away); The History of Chetumal 1898-1905 (about 210 meters away); Quintana Roo, from Territory to State (about 240 meters away); Elio Carmichael (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chetumal.
 
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Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 30, 2019
3. Chetumal - Where Mexico Begins Marker
The marker can be seen here on the left, with the "Aquí Inicia México" (Mexico Begins Here) Monument in the distance to the right.
The nearby "Mexico Begins Here" Monument image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 30, 2019
4. The nearby "Mexico Begins Here" Monument
The featured marker is farther to the right, just off camera.
A nearby sculpture in tribute to Chetumal's fishing industry image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 30, 2019
5. A nearby sculpture in tribute to Chetumal's fishing industry
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 19, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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