‘How do I?’ News

So Now That You Love La Paz…How Do You Actually MOVE Here?

  By Heather Borquez So … you have fallen head over heels in love with La Paz and you want to live here. But how the heck do you do it? How do you move here, find a home, support yourself, get your money out...

Recycling at El Mangle in La Paz

By Bruce Bennett Although La Paz does not yet have a city-wide, curb-side recycling program, there is an opportunity to recycle plastic, metal, paper, and food and yard waste. The most complete recycling program available to the public exists at El Mangle, a site shared...

At Your Service

TBC Have you ever come across the need for a friendly face to help you with a charge on your water bill that you don’t recognize?  Or for a doctor’s appointment with a specialist and you really want to understand every word of the conversation?...

PSSST…..Over 60 years of age? Time to get a Senior Discount Card

By Donneley McCann SEDESOL  –  Secretaria of Desarrollo Social (Secretary of Social Development) is the Mexican  federal government department that is in charge of INAPAM – Institute National de Las Personas Adultos Mayores or the National Institute for Older Persons in english. This is a...

The Fun of Using Peseros In La Paz

Judy Ristity I’ve been driving in La Paz for 15 years so I assumed I knew our town.  I was wrong. Oh, I drive to friends’ homes.  And I zip to Chedraui, Ley, Soriana and Walmart but yesterday I discovered a very different La Paz....

Getting a Mexican Driver’s License in La Paz, Baja California Sur

TBC It was time to head to Transito on Colima and I was dreading it.  My Baja California Sur driver’s license had expired and I was driving around town, with kids in the car, illegally.  I was beginning to feel guilty. I am not a...