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5 Traditional Mexican Christmas Foods To Enjoy This Holiday Season

By Donneley McCann  Christmas is a very joyful, colorful time in Mexico not the least of which is the smell and taste of the customary food and drink.  Here are a mere 5 suggestions foryou to try over the holidays that will add the flavors...

6 Ways to Get into the Holiday Spirit in La Paz

Christmas is one of those holidays that just seems to be filled with cheer and wonder. Luckily, the season is now upon us! We have listed below a few things you can do to celebrate the holidays here in La Paz, filling the month of...

Everything you always wanted to Know about the water in La Paz (but were afraid to ask)

By Alejandra Campos In Baja California Sur, including La Paz, we need to be very careful not to use too much water. The city of La Paz has a population of 272 711 habitants and the highest rate of population growth at the national level:...

Expats Holiday Traditions in La Paz

By Susan Fogel Young or old, the year-end holidays have a way of taking over our lives. Memories of Christmas past. The retelling of the miracle oil that lasted for eight days warms our hearts. The images of a perfect Martha Stewart-like holiday assault us....

Dia de Los Muertos… The Mexican Day of the Dead

By Linda Neil Dia de los Muertos, Day of the Dead, celebrated in Mexico and other Hispanic countries, has considerable religious significance and predates the conquest of Mexico by Hernando Cortez. The festive period begins on the night of October 31 and continues through All...

South Baja Realtors Celebrating a Decade in Business!

TBC October 8th is a very special day for Victor Granados and his wife and business partner, Edith Gonzalez. They created South Baja Realtors on this day in 2008. Celebrating a decade in business in no easy feat, especially a real estate business that was...

The Giant Pacific Mantas are Back!

TBC In one of the most incredible turnarounds in recent times in our increasingly threatened world´s oceans, the story of the giant pacific mantas (Mobula birostris) is one of the most amazing and mysterious. The Gulf of California or Sea of Cortez as it is...

Blues on the Beach in La Paz

Blues on the Beach. Friday, November 16th. Blues Fest La Paz, 6pm to 11pm on the beach at the foot of Sinaloa. Tickets: $150 to $350 pesos. Contact (FBLOGO) Blues Fest La Paz or call 612-154-9859.

La Paz’s Annual Day of the Dead Festival

La Paz’s Annual Day of the Dead Festival will take place on Thursday, November 1st and Friday, November 2nd at the Teatro de la Ciudad. The Teatro is located on Navarro between Altamirano and Heroes de Independencia. The Festival starts at 6:00 pm or at...

La Paz Farmers Market

The La Paz Farmers Market has an assortment of vendors that sell organic produce, baked goods, other home-made foods and some crafts on Madero Street between 5 de Mayo and Constitución. The market is Tuesday and Saturday from about 9am to noon, all year round!