Visitors to Los Algodones, Mexico, can eat at restaurants offering authentic Mexican cuisine, shop at souvenir stores and listen to live music. Popular items to purchase in Los Algodones are sculptures, pottery, glassware and clothing. Due to low costs, the town is also a popular destination for health care needs, such as eyeglasses or prescription medications.
Los Algodones is located in the Baja California region of Mexico, 7 miles west of Yuma, Arizona. The village has a heavy concentration of physicians, dentists and other health care professionals, making it a popular destinations among Canadians and Americans in search of inexpensive health care. The border crossing for Los Algodones is located at Andrade, California, and, as of 2015, is open from 6 a.m.. to 10 p.m. local time.