Poster of Chula Vista

    Chula Vista City Map Poster

  • Name:Chula Vista
  • Country:United States
  • Continent:North America
  • Label:Chula Vista, CA, USA
  • Coordinates:32.63N / -116.97W
  • Price:$24.99
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Quality

Printed on premium quality, glossy, photo paper

Sizes

Available in 3 sizes

Origin

Printed in the USA


About Chula Vista

The original inhabitants of the peninsula were the Kumeyaay, a Native American people. The first European known to have visited the area was Portuguese-born explorer Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo in 1542; he claimed all of California for Spain. Sixty years later another Spanish explorer, Sebastián Vizcaíno surveyed and mapped the coast of San Diego Bay and gave modern names to its natural features; he named Chula Vista as Punta de la Limpia Concepción (English: "Point of Clean Conception"). On November 1, 1602, Gaspar de Portolà established New Spain's second north-south mission at present day Carmel Valley (in what is now part of Monterey County), officially establishing California as a province within New Spain.