Guanajuato is a city in central and is the capital city of the state bearing the same name. It is 390 km northwest of Mexico City. The name of the city means "Place of Frogs" in the local indigenous language and therefore the frog is the city's official pet.
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The is a historic place in Guanajuato, , . is situated 2½ km north of Guanajuato.


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