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Northern Mexico is a vast desert region bordering the United States of America. The north is sometimes referred to as "unknown Mexico" or "lost Mexico" because it is ignored by the vast majority of tourists.
Popular destinations: Hermosillo, Monterrey and Mazatlan

Sonora is a desert state in Northern Mexico. While it is not near the top of most people's travel plans, it is not without charm.
Popular destinations: Hermosillo, Puerto Peñasco and Nogales

Chihuahua is a state in Northern Mexico. The state is composed of desert plains in the east, and mountainous land in the west.
Popular destinations: Juarez, Copper Canyon and Chihuahua

Nuevo León is a state in Northern Mexico. Nuevo León is bound by Coahuila to the west, Tamaulipas to the east and north, and San Luis Potosí to the south.
Popular destinations: Monterrey, San Pedro Garza Garcia and Guadalupe

Tamaulipas is a state in Northern Mexico. Tamaulipas lies between Nuevo León and the Gulf of Mexico in the north of the country.
Popular destinations: Reynosa, Nuevo Laredo and La Pesca

Sinaloa is a state in Northern Mexico. Sinaloa is rather like the country of Chile in that it is a long narrow strip of land with ocean on its west and mountains in the east.
Popular destinations: Mazatlan, Culiacán and Los Mochis

Coahuila is a state in Northern Mexico.
Popular destinations: Torreón, Saltillo and Cuatro Ciénegas

Durango is a state in Northern Mexico. "The glittering treasure you've been dreaming of day and night lies buried …

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