Visit Puerto Penasco/Rocky Point
Puerto Penasco is a small fishing village located on the Sea of Cortes in Mexico. Commonly referred to by visitors as Rocky Point, this small fishing town has blossomed into a popular modern day vacation destination. Rocky Point is a little over 60 miles from the USA border which makes the seaside city a popular drive to destination by visitors from the USA. Residents of Phoenix, Arizona can drive to Puerto Penasco, Mexico in as little as 3 and a half hours. Rocky Point is often called "Arizona’s beach" because it is close in proximity in Arizona and easy to get to rather quickly.
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Visit San Felipe with Yuma Adventures
San Felipe a resort destination for both Americans and Mexicans. However, its fishing roots are still evident in the large commercial harbor south of town frequented by shrimp boats.
Fish Tacos anyone?! San Felipe is known as the birthplace of the fish taco and every restaurant on the Malecon serves them. It is said to be the taste that launched Rubio's chain of Mexican restaurants. A trip to San Felipe would be incomplete without trying the local delicacy. Most places also serve tacos with other types of seafood as well. As with most eateries in Mexico, look for ones frequented by locals.It is possible to buy seafood, especially shrimp (camerones) and clams (almejas), from local fish markets, or occasionally directly from the fishing vessels in the large commercial harbor.