The tourist industry plays an important role in the peninsula of Baja California which is why you can find several resort towns and large commercial cities in this paradise-like Mexican peninsula. One of these popular Baja tourist destinations is the resort town of Cabo San Lucas which is found in the south westernmost tip of the thousand-mile long peninsula of Baja.
Known to many simply as Cabo, the town of Cabo San Lucas is the ultimate picture of what a tourist town should be. Here you can find luxurious hotels, world-class condominiums, impeccable golf courses, popular restaurants, large shopping districts, interesting tourist spots, and numerous nightclubs and bars. And lining the shores of Cabo San Lucas is its world-renowned beaches and bays where the waves of the vast Pacific Ocean meet and mix with the warm waters of the Sea of Cortez.
A lively hodge-podge of people of all over the world make-up most of the population of Cabo. Whatever season and time of the year it maybe, Cabo San Lucas continues to attract thousands of party-goers, honeymooners, vacationers, backpackers, sightseers and tourists everyday.