Saturday, June 6, 2015

Fact of the Day: Tijuana

Tijuana, Mexico is believed to be named after the Kumeyaay word Tiwan which translates "by-the-sea" in English. 

12 comments:

The Happy Whisk said...

Very pretty.

Mary Kirkland said...

That's a beautiful picture.

Huggybear said...

Just look at those rolling in breakers - nothing beats the Pacific Ocean.
Colin (Brisbane. Australia)

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Such a right word for it.

Kati said...

It would make sense, judging by the photo!

-Kati

Pat Hatt said...

Still makes sense even today, a win

Bob Bushell said...

Very nice.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Well that makes sense!

Christine said...

what a photo, neat fact.

DEZMOND said...

Kumewhat? I can't even pronounce that language.

Anna-Alina said...

I've never seen about it, but looks wonderful!!!!

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Anonymous said...

I was there as a youngster. I don't remember it being so pretty, though.