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Loreto is a town in the state of Baja California on the western peninsular coastline of Mexico. 

It was the first Spanish colonial settlement on the Baja California Peninsula, founded in 1697 by Jesuit missionaries. It was the capital of Las Californias from 1697 - 1777. 

Today, it is known for its brilliant blue water, beautiful beaches, fishing, and colonial architecture.


People Born in Loreto

Maria Ruiz de Burton

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