Veracruz

Veracruz

Veracruz (Spanish pronunciation: [beɾaˈkɾus] ( listen)), officially known as Heroica Veracruz, is a major port city and municipality on the Gulf of Mexico in the Mexican state of Veracruz. The city is located along the coast in the central part of the state,[2] 90 km (56 mi) southeast of the state capital Xalapa along Federal Highway 140.

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