News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Christmas in La Paz – From House Guest to Homecoming

By Melissa A. Bartell The first Christmas I spent in La Paz was only a few months after my parents moved here, and I came toting a box nearly as tall as I am. The bottom third was filled with Ghirardelli chocolate chips, Celestial Seasonings...

Noche Buena – Three Very Different Meanings

By Susan Fogel If you have lived in or visited Mexico regularly at the holidays, then you have heard or seen the words Noche Buena. Did you know that these two words, that literally translated, mean The Good Night, have three very different usages. Most...

HAVE YOU PAID AGUINALDO TO YOUR EMPLOYEES?

By Gisela Talamantes Saenz It is that time of year in Mexico when the Aguinaldo needs to be paid. Article 87 of the Federal Labor Law establishes the Aguinaldo as an obligation/benefit, with the objective to grant to the employees a sufficient amount of money...

What’s New with FANLAP?

By Judy Peterson Founded in 2000, Fundación Ayuda Niños La Paz, A.C. (FANLAP) is a Mexican philanthropic organization. Our mission is to provide basic support of food and education for children and adolescents from impoverished areas to give them the opportunity to complete their education...

The 4th Annual Christmas Bazaar in La Paz

The 4th Annual Christmas Bazaar in La Paz December 10th from 9am to 2pm Entertainment this year by Terry Townson and La Paz school of music. Breakfast and pictures with Santa! Local vendors/ artists Raffles all day long!

Jazz Fest La Paz 2017

The Jazz Fest is Back. New Venue on the beach at the end of Sinaloa Street in La Paz. Pre sale tickets General Admission 150 pesos (bring a beach chair) and VIP 350 (includes tables chairs and waitress service) Tickets available in Mi Cantina – Restaurante...

Festival de Artes in San Antonino

Festival de Artes San Antonino December 10, 2018 10 am – 4pm San Antonino Plaza Come celebrate the beginning of the holiday season San Antoninostyle with a Festival de Artes that will have many artists selling their works of art, food and drink and lots of entertainment.  Artists and...

La Paz Ping Pong Club

La Paz Ping Pong Club Tuesdays from noon to 2 pm. Contact Mateo at mfiamengo80@gmail.com for more information. All are welcome.

The Queen of Plan B

By Susan Fogel The adventure starts here! You kissed the cubicle job goodbye, held numerous garage sales, sold the ole homestead, packed the car, and headed south. The dreams of sipping icy Margaritas with your feet in the sand are about to come true. Well,...

M.I.A.U. Gatito Christmas Bazar 2017 in La Paz

M.I.A.U. Gatito Christmas Bazar 2017 All day Saturday, December 2nd at Plaza Paseo La Paz (right next door to home depot) All proceeds go to helping the Cats of La Paz