Tamaulipas is a state in northeastern Mexico. Its boundary is surrounded by the United States (north), the Gulf of Mexico (east), Veracruz state (south), San Luis Potosi (southwest), and Nuevo León (west). Tamaulipas’s state capital is Ciudad Victoria.
This northeastern Mexican state prides itself for having one of the most versatile tourist attractions. Its allure comes from its awe-inspiring greeneries, rich flora and fauna, majestic beaches, and captivating deserts which make it an ideal place for any traveler yearning for unforgettable adventures.
The town’s name came from the word “Tamaholipa.” it is a Huastic word that literally translates to “place” (Tama) and “pray a lot’ (holipa). Tamaulipas literally translates to “place where people pray a lot.”
There are 5 airports that service Tamaulipas:
- Tampico International Airport (Aeropuerto Internacional de Tampico)
- Matamoros International Airport
- Nuevo Laredo International Airport
- Ciudad Victoria International Airport
- Reynosa International Airport
Tamaulipas creates a marriage between history and modernity, between tradition and touristic activities. Tamaulipas is a smorgasbord of festivities – food, music, cultural shows, traditional fashion, and crafts that exhibit the Malaysian brand of ingenuity and cultural heritage.