Wednesday September 28 2022

Once we crossed the checkpoint at Guerrero Negro we felt that we had finally arrived, though there were many miles still before us. The guard insisted that we pull over, fill out immigration papers, seeing we had none after entering Tecate on a Sunday when the immigration offices were closed. Of course, noting his machine gun we eagerly agreed.... Read more...
On the evening of the 24th of December Mexico slowly shutters the stores, the streets clear and for the most part, the hustle and bustle retires around sunset for the most important night of the Christmas holiday celebration, Noche Buena.Noche Buena or Christmas Eve is the focal point of the holiday season and sharing with family. This will be my... Read more...
When you are told the Mexican Notario Publico will charge $3,000 dollars to make you the beneficiary of a trust on a Mexican beachfront condo, you certainly know things are different in Mexico. This article will clarify the misconception that commonly occurs when individuals familiar with the Texas Office of Notary Public encounter a Mexican... Read more...
Are there really any nude beach on the Baja California peninsula, and where are they if they exist? First off it is not really legal to be nude in public in Mexico. In fact the Mexican people don’t consider it really proper for men to go without shirts at restaurants for example (see Insider Notebook). However, as many of us know in the resort... Read more...
I believe it is possible to building a sustainable lifestyle in Baja and live in an organic paradise. Rather than running around looking for the best pomegranate juice you can find (up to $20 USD for the best quality ones) why don’t you grow your own pomegranates? Your health is the most important thing you have, without it nothing else matters.... Read more...
Carnaval La Paz seems to many of the residents and long time visitors to be an eternal event to celebrate spring, an institution in the community. But in 2013 we almost saw the end of the annual event History of Carnaval La Paz[[{"fid":"2347","view_mode":"full","fields":{"format":"full","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Carnaval La... Read more...
A family’s recovery after a devastating life changing accident on Mex 1 is the tale of Larry Cooper. His Baja story began with the common denominator of many…a love of fishing. It would be many years later that a tragic turn of events would demand tremendous courage from him and his family. He would have to muster his “true grit” to continue to... Read more...
A family’s recovery after a devastating life changing accident on Mex 1 is the tale of Larry Cooper. His Baja story began with the common denominator of many…a love of fishing. It would be many years later that a tragic turn of events would demand tremendous courage from him and his family. He would have to muster his “true grit” to continue to... Read more...
Recently, an illegal invasion of private property was made by persons who took the law into their own hands and because of this many coastal residents are worried. To help everyone understand the obligations and rights everyone has in Mexico while being the owner of a personal (Fidiecomiso Translativo de Domino, FTD contract) or Real Right (... Read more...
 The Sierra de La Laguna is the mountain range located in Baja Sur south of La Paz and on southward towards Cabo San Lucas. It has been referred to as an island due to its isolation from the rest of the world by its remoteness and therefore has a great bio diversity that is relatively un-effected by civilization.The Biosphere of the Sierra de... Read more...

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