News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Carnaval Parades are Here 2018!

TBC The party has started! The malecon of La Paz, with the renovation project of the malecon at a standstill, has transformed itself into one big, public street party. The traditional Carnaval La Paz  kicked off on Thursday, February 8th. Organizers are promising a well-organized,...

Carnaval La Paz 2018 is Here!

*February 8th to the 13th on the Malecon of La Paz TBC As it does every year, La Paz will transform itself into one big, public street party. The traditional Carnaval La Paz will be kicking off on Thursday, February 8th. Organizers are promising a...

Santa Rita Hot Springs in Baja Sur

By Jeanne Walker It is an adventure to get there, but the reward at the end of the road is the Santa Rita Hot Springs! Beautiful pools of clear, cool to hot spring mountain water, cascading and meandering around boulders and various depth pools in...

Ramblings: Battle with the Oven in Mexico

By Judy Ristity It’s hard being an oven in La Paz. My owner (aka SHE/HER) hurries among Sink, Fridge, and Microwave. Sink gets treated to a daily bubble-bath. Microwave has her buttons pushed at daybreak when SHE warms Milk for HER coffee. And Nespresso Machine...

Update on Carnaval La Paz and Whale Watching

La Paz seems to be getting back to normal after a commercially busy and festive December. However, the big question still remains – will it be or won’t it be? Will the malecon be ready for La Paz’s biggest street festival, Carnaval La Paz 2018?...

Fang Ming – An Intentional Artificial Reef

The first vessel in Latin America to be sunk intentionally as an artificial reef. On April 18th, 1995, the Mexican Navy impounded a Chinese ship found in its territorial waters, carrying 157 illegal immigrants who had crossed the Pacific Ocean in search of a better life. The...

May 11th, 2018 – Concert to benefit the Children of La Paz (FANLAP) at the Teatro de la Ciudad

News from FANLAP’s Library/Learning Center By Judy Peterson Marta Lledo, a world renown pianist from Argentina, has made La Paz her home for at least six months of the year. The rest of the year she is in San Francisco with visits to Argentina and...

Artist Studio Tour In Los Barriles – February 7, 2018 – 10am – 4pm

  By: Christine Courtright It is often said you can tell a lot about a person from their work space. What if that person is an artist? Do you see their inspiration in their studio? Can you get a feel for who the artist is...

Adopt Your Furry Sweetheart With Baja Dogs La Paz Inc.

Baja Dogs La Paz, Inc. cordially invites you to Adopt Your Furry Sweetheart Come pick out your new furry friend! Featuring a Dog Training demonstration along with toys, collars, leashes and treats to purchase. Sunday, February 11th 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Casa Parra For...

FANLAP Golf Charity Tournament at The Golf Club at El Mogote

The Golf Club at El Mogote Paraiso del Mar Presents The Annual FANLAP Golf Charity Tournament Sunday, March 4th, 2018 18 Hole Two Player Scramble 8:00 am Registration- 9:00 am Shotgun Start Entry Fee: $65 USD Includes Continental Breakfast, Luncheon, Greens Fee, Cart and Clubs...