Vacationing in just one place, regardless of its popularity, can only ever give you a narrow window into the wider cultural and natural fabric of a region. So allow time to savour Baja California Norte's other attractions. Puerto Nuevo, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, while Rosarito lies 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast.
The most rewarding places for tourists to visit when they discover a new place are the ones that offer a window into the culture. Head to Baja California Norte's history museums, art museums and nature museums. Baja California Norte is known for its fine old towns; these are often testaments to the region's colorful past.
Don't forget to check out the region's alluring waterways. Fishing and water skiing are just two of the most popular ways to exercise here. Those searching for action, adrenaline and adventure shouldn't miss the chance to max-out their heart rates by joining a four-wheel driving or hiking adventure.
Sampling the food eaten by locals is often about more than just nutrition. It is a window into a region's personality. Why don't you try tacos de pescado estilo ensenada (ensenada fish tacos) or caesar salad? Both meals are a favorite choice in this region. Order a cleansing Rosarito. This drink is popular amongst the locals. Why not enjoy a wine with your food? Merlot and tempranillo are a couple of popular options.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last Mexican pesos on that last souvenir and say Adiós to the interesting people you've met and the places you've seen.