The conquest of Mexico by Cortez started close-by, in La Antigua, first town founded by the Spaniards, the ruins of which can now be visited. Within a few decades, the bay of the "True Cross" had become the main port, linking New Spain to the Old Continent, until the Independence. Its strategic position and riches made it a target for French, Dutch and English pirates before being invaded by Napoleon ...
One of the most popular colonial cities on the coast.
Veracruz is a city in the east of Mexico. We recommend a visit to its cathedral or even the Guanajuato, a former warship.
Discover Mexico through the most beautiful photos of Veracruz selected by Easyvoyage.
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Embark on a visual journey through the landscapes, unmissable monuments and cultural sites of Veracruz with our photo slideshow of Veracruz.