Friday May 27 2022


Front elevation - Four bedroom house for rent in La Paz

 Available Jan 1 ,2022 through June 31, 2022 Why rent a hotel or condo for your extended stay in La Paz, Baja California Sur when you can have an entire...

Bahia Balandra about 11 miles north of La Paz is a very popular day anchorage


Cruising Baja California can be a wonderful experience. Owning a cruising guide or two can be an invaluable resource on your boat during your travels. On the Pacific side, a rugged coastline and a handful of anchorages hide some of the most isolated parts of the peninsula. The inside of Baja offers hundreds of unique and beautiful anchorages...

Beautiful Bahia Balandra - A World Heritage Site just north of La Paz.

Revised anchoring restrictions for vessels over 25' are now in place from the more westward point of Mushroom Rock to the point near the fallen rock on the south wall of the bay. This change only eliminates are few hundred yards of the usable anchorge, but an area the was particularly useful to protect vessels under 50'


Swimming with Sea Lions at Los Islotes, north of La Paz

The Sea Lion Encounters in the Bay of La Paz are on again. Closed to all visitors from June 1 - Sept 1, this most popular of all La Paz activities can agaion be...

The new $500 peso note was the first of the G Series bills, completed in 2021 with the $50 peso note

Updated January 2022 with all the new G Series bills, video on the history and significance of each design and a data sheet on each 'paper' bill in circulation With...

Sailing Charter on the Sea of Cortez

Most of the time you get a report from groups that took a charter trip. This is a report from someone who takes the people out. My name is Mike and I am one of the...

Pearling was a major industry in La Paz through the beginning of the 20th Century.

Excerpt from the chapter “The Sea of Cortés” in Miraculous Air: Journey of a Thousand Miles through Baja California, the Other Mexico by C. M. Mayo.

There were no Amazons, no Seven Cities...

Usage and anchorage areas of Isla Espiritu Santos in the Sea of Cortez

Rules and regulations for the use of Isla Espiritu Santos in the Sea of Cortez, just 32 miles north of La Paz. The map, expanded from the official SEMARNAT National Parks of Mexico informational...

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