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The Way of Tea

Tea_05 by Melissa A. Bartell “Tea is quiet and our thirst for tea is never far from our craving for beauty.” ~James Norwood Pratt  It’s a chilly day in La Paz, BCS, Mexico – chilly for the tropics, anyway – about 65 degrees – and sky...

Give the Colors and Flavors of Mexico – Shop Local

Christmas decorations from Ibarra Pottery Shop Local By Susan Klindienst Fogel Why did you come to Mexico? There could be a hundred answers to that question. For most expats, a big reason is to live a more relaxed life among friendly, gracious people. And to explore, enjoy, and share a...

El Jardin Secreto; A Hidden Gem

Karina and her daughters copy TBC It is a secret that really shouldn’t be a secret. Tucked away behind a large white wall on Colima street is a big garden with a delightful restaurant nestled under a gorgeous, hand woven, wood canopy. The owner, Karina Ehrenberg Theurel, who is fluent...

Christmas Tianguis Have Taken Over Downtown La Paz

TIANGUIS1 TBC Drive with precaution if you are heading downtown in the next few weeks. The traditional La Paz Christmas Tianguis have taken over several blocks of historic downtown La Paz, making driving and parking a little more hazardous. The Tianguis, or open-air street stands, can...

HAVE YOU PAID AGUINALDO TO YOUR EMPLOYEES?

Gisela 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...

Juli Goff; Pioneer, Business Owner, Retiree

Juli, retiree By Susan Fogel “ …I had no idea 18 years ago, how this venture would turn out. It has been quite a ride, a wonderful ride…” So says Juli Goff founder, and now retired owner of Se Habla…La Paz, the premier Spanish Immersion school. While...

Bambu Garden Sale @ el angel azul in La Paz

Bambu_90x90mm-01 You don’t want to miss this great event and take home some great women’s clothing! Mark your calendar! Bambu Garden Sale at el angel azul on Independencia in La Paz Sunday, November 27th starting at 4pm Free entrance.  All are welcome.

What is Buen Fin?

Buen Fin TBC   November and December are crazy months here in La Paz.  Christmas shopping seems to be starting earlier and earlier each year and while out running errands the past few days, I noticed people are already filling up their shopping carts with holiday goodies....

Bio-Ingenieria Internacional

Juan Angel Transviña with  daughters Anahi and Irina. Back in the 70s, Juan Angel Trasviña Aguilar, a young man from Baja California Sur, traveled to Mexico City to study chemical engineering at the national university, UNAM. In those days, chemical engineers usually specialized in petrochemicals, but Juan Angel had a dream. At home,...

Tourism Up in BCS Over the Summer of 2015

Visitors to BCS headed to the beaches during the summer of 2016. A recent report in data seems to indicate the positive effectiveness in the promotion and marketing strategies of main tourist destinations in BCS. TBC The indicators of tourism activity recorded in the main tourist destinations in Baja California Sur at the end of the summer...