Monthly Archives: November 2019

FANLAP Changes Lives

TBC My name is Craig Siemens and I’m a dentist from Victoria, Canada. I first came to La Paz in 2012 to work on my Spanish at a local language school and fell in love with the town, the ocean and its people.  Since that...

Ramblings: Driving the Baja is Always an Adventure

By Judy Ristity Driving the Baja is an adventure, but a trip not to be taken lightly. It takes planning, lots of it. Alex and I have a “Don’t-Forget-To-Bring” list we’ve been using for over twenty years. Today I added one more important item to...

La Paz and its Pelicans: A Lesson in Patience

By Mary Anne Harmer It was a beautiful day in La Paz. I walked along the beach as the fishermen arrived with their daily catch.  Standing sentinel were a group of pelicans still and patient. Quietly they waited for the fishermen to toss the fish...

Revolution Day in Mexico – November 20th

Government holiday on Monday, November 18th for Revolution Day. Mexico will celebrate the anniversary of its Revolution of 1910 to 1920, which is celebrated on November 20th each year. However, it will be a day off work for many on Monday the 18th . the...

The Pelican Theatre of La Paz Performing in January 2020

The Pelican Theatre of La Paz Celebrates its 7th Season UPSIDE DOWN (Four Short Satiric Comedies) January 21 – 25 At the Orphanage at 5 de Febrero Ticket Information – TBA in the next issue of The Baja Citizen

What is Buen Fin? November 15th to the 18th

TBC November and December are crazy months here in La Paz.  Christmas shopping seems to be starting earlier and earlier (have you seen the box stores full of Christmas decorations already?) each year and while out running errands the past few days, I noticed people...

AN INTERVIEW WITH TONY GARCIA

The Baja Citizen interviewed Tony Garcia, President of the Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals of La Paz. To get started Tony, how did you get into the real estate industry and when did you start with the RE/MAX franchise? In 2005 I was working...

Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts on Now

TBC Do you want to get an early jump on the New Year and pay your 2020 property taxes? The City of La Paz has announced its temporary tax discount program for the remaining months of 2019. This temporary discount will run until the end...

RECYCLING IN LA PAZ

By Barbara Holbrook Although La Paz does not yet have a citywide, curbside-recycling program, there is an opportunity to recycle plastic.  RecuperArte BCS is committed and concerned about the care of the environment and the pollution created by the different solid waste that is discarded...

WELCOME BACK TO THE BAJA CITIZEN

Welcome to our Fall edition of The Baja Citizen. The gang and I are back to work and will be publishing the hard copy version of the magazine monthly from November through May. Five editions will be filled with important news, culture events, real estate...