Veracruz's 497th Birthday!
The Port of Veracruz, one of our favorite cities in Mexico, celebrated the 497th birthday of its founding on April 22nd. Cortez arrived here in 1519. Developed during Spanish colonization, Veracruz has been Mexico’s oldest, largest, and historically most significant port. Because of its importance as Mexico's principal eastern seaport, Veracruz has a rich and vibrant cultural mixture, particularly native Mexican, Spanish and African. Watch the video and contact www.jubileeonline.ca to book your Veracruz getaway.