The peninsula is the exposed portion of the Yucatan Platform. The Yucatan Peninsula separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico. It was once the home for the Mayans. The Mayans thrived here for many years and established a great city, Chichen Itza. They established many more cities here too.
Los Cabos is called a dual destination. Why is because you can visit to different places. First there is San Jose del Cabo. Here you find great beaches, and nice restaurants and boutiques. Or you can visit Cabo San Lucas. This is where party central is at! It is centered around the marine and you can find some funky bars. In Los Cabos there's a lot to do and is a fun place to vacation.
Lost Temples: Mayan Pyramids of Chichen Itza