News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Time to Sell Your Real Estate Property in La Paz?

Here is a practical guide to help sell your house or lot as smoothly as possible. By Sandra D. Gaytán Many home or lot owners in Baja California Sur get to the moment when they realize it is time to sell their property. Making the...

Are You a Foreigner With Assets in Mexico?

Take Advantage of the Mes de Testamento in March By Gisela Talamantes Saenz During the months of March and September, the College of Public Notaries of the State of Baja California Sur reduces their fees by 50% for granting wills. Also, some Notary Public offices...

Keeping Balandra Pristine

Local Eco-Club Does Their Part TBC Balandra is definitely one of La Paz’s best conservation success stories. Several years ago, groups of concerned paceños started campaigning to save Balandra from real estate development and private interests. After months of rallies and letters to the government,...

Festival de Artes in Los Barriles: the 25th Anniversary

By Christine Courtright The 25th Anniversary of the Festival de Artes in Los Barriles will be Sunday, March 18, 2018 from 10am – 4pm and is an event that is 25 years in the making! Festival de Artes in Los Barriles is one of the...

Ever Go Salsa Dancing with a Bunch of Firemen?

TBC Saturday, March 3, 2018 at La Costa Restaurant in La Paz is your chance to salsa dance or watch the Hot Cuban Salsa band do a benefit party for the firemen of La Paz. The Club Rotario Bahia de La Paz would like to...

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...

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...