Ojinaga

Ojinaga is a city in Chihuahua on the border with Texas.

Understand

Ojinaga was founded around the year 1200 by Pueblo Indians. In 1535 it was visited by Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca with a party of four, the survivors of the 1528 shipwreck of a failed mission to explore Florida. It was later the site of the Battle of Ojinaga, as Pancho Villa was being chased all over the region during the Mexican Revolution.

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Get around

Most places of interest are located within a block or two of the central plaza.

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Buy

Eat

Sleep

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Routes through Ojinaga

Chihuahua Aldama  W  E  → becomes Presidio



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