News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Paraiso del Mar Re-Energized

  By Susan Fogel “We didn’t come down here to start building a short-term project and go home,” Hatfield recalls. “We were emotionally involved. We wanted to make it a place to be proud of and a place to live fulltime with our families. We...

La Paz Ladies Luncheon – Thursday, April 19th

Mark your calendars for the upcoming La Paz Ladies Luncheon. The March edition will be held at NIM on Revolucion and Hidalgo, downtown La Paz on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at 1:00pm. The April edition of the luncheon will be held in El Centenario at...

Festival Artesanal en El Triunfo – Sunday, March 11th

Festival Artesanal en El Triunfo: The 11th annual arts and handcrafts festival in El Triunfo starts at 11 a.m.. On the program: show and sale of regional handcrafts, regional foods, live performances, crafts competition, photography exhibition, piano concert and ballet folklórico.

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,...