News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Vegans, Welcome to La Paz!

By Ana Ortega Restaurants in La Paz are enthusiastic to embrace the rise of vegan eating. La Paz has welcomed vegan eating with open arms! So far, 26 different local restaurants have added at least one vegan option to their menu. For those who are...

Jonathan and Jill Roldan: La Paz Ambassadors

TBC Have you met Jonathan and Jill Roldan? Maybe not because their time here in La Paz is a little different than most of us. Just as the snowbirds are arriving to La Paz in November to enjoy warm weather and some down time in...

Limpias tus Playas – Keep your Beaches Clean

100 volunteers gather to send a message through a mural TBC ‘Espíritu Santo es parte de ti’ is a local, grassroots campaign that aims to inspire the La Paz community to cherish and take pride in the outstanding marine environment that lies at our doorstep...

Reef and the Parrotfish: Key Players in the Health of the Marine Ecosystem

TBC To most people, the word “reef” probably conjures up images of a coral reef in clear, warm water, densely packed with a huge variety of corals in rainbow colors, and teeming with fish-life. Indeed, that’s how a healthy coral reef should look. Coral reefs...

5 GREAT THINGS TO DO IN LA PAZ

By Heather Borquez Friends and family coming to visit? Don´t despair. Here are five great things to do in La Paz to keep yourselves busy! Laze away the day at the beach … Need I say more? The white sand beaches that line the malecon...

Meet Three Local Artists: Paola Flores Carvajal, Patricia Del Valle Perez and Daniel Amora Mora

By Russ Ham Visual arts are a cornerstone of Mexican culture, and they are thriving in La Paz. Artists exhibit in the Jardin Velasco and along the Malecón. Established galleries present accomplished artists and new galleries open often. The art of three young paceños who...

Top 5 Best Sellers at Allende Books

TBC Allende Books is coming up on its tenth anniversary. While it is a full-service bookstore – with fiction, non-fiction, cookbooks, children’s books, maps, field guides, etc. – there are certain titles that have been perennial bestsellers over the years. Not surprisingly, those titles all...

Ahhhh La Paz, My Adopted Home – The Stories of Seven Expats in La Paz

By Susan Fogel Once, while waiting at the airport for a friend, a man came out of the arrival area, stopped, took a deep breath, and said, “Ahhhh, La Paz.” What a lovely thing to see and hear. He carried only a backpack and was...

The Sea of Cortez Writers

The Sea of Cortez Writers are meeting on Thursday mornings from 10am to noon at the Casa de Cultura, Calle Madero 825 between José Maria Salvatierra and Torre Iglesias. All are welcome — no enrolment, no fees. Please drop in and observe or bring a...

Bay Fest 2018 – April 11th – 15th

Club Cruceros La Paz is celebrating their 30th anniversary with Bay Fest 2018 from April 11th to the 15th. For more information and a list of events, visit the webpage www.clubcruceros.net – all are welcome!