The primary purpose of this board is to discuss things about the City of Tijuana:
a. We are here to have fun and to share information about the City of Tijuana.
b. Please keep posts positive and polite.
c. At all times, please respect the other members. Follow the Golden Rule - treat others the way you would like to be treated.
d. Have a question ? You can send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Quickie Version
Tijuana Talk’s Purpose. The primary purpose of this board is to bring together a group of individuals to discuss common interests in Tijuana, Mexico and other parts of the world beyond the borders of the United States.
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