There are 35 islands, most of them lying in the Golfo de California.
There are 44 branches of the national library in the state of Baja California.
Rosarito Beach, Enseñada, and Mexicali are easy access points from San Diego, California.
Baja California is both the northernmost and westernmost state of Mexico.
The state is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean, on the east by Sonora, the U.S. State of Arizona, and the Gulf of California (also known as the Sea of Cortez), and on the south by Baja California Sur.
It\'s Capital city Mexicali.
The two most important are the Sierra de Juarez and the Sierra de San Pedro Martir.
Total Area: 69,921 km2 (26,996.6 sq mi).
Baja California is the twelfth state by area in Mexico.
The westernmost point in Mexico, the Guadalupe Island, is part of Baja California.
The larger cities and towns, including Mexicali, Las Palmas, Tijuana, Guadalupe, and Real de Castillo, lie in valleys.
Outdoor water sports such as deep sea fishing, scuba diving, and snorkeling provide vacationers with reasons to visit Baja California.
There is tourist shopping in the border town of Tijuana.
There are beautiful beaches at San Felipe on the Sea of Cortes.
November to April.
Four international airports—Tijuana, Mexicali, San Felipe, and Enseñada—provide commercial air service.
Baja California has about 11,000 kilometers (7,000 miles) of roadways. Four-lane highways connecting the 4 main cities make up just over 500 kilometers (200 miles).
Restaurant meals can vary from much cheaper to even more expensive than in the US or Canada
Housing costs and rentals can be high in some popular places.
Any type of food is available, and in the better restaurants, the food preparation, presentation and service are among the best in the world.