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20 de Noviembre – Revolution Day in Mexico

revolution day parade 20 de Noviembre – Revolution Day in Mexico On November 20th, Mexico celebrates the anniversary of its Revolution of 1910 to 1920. On this date, in the year 1910, the war to overthrow the dictator Porfirio Díaz, began. General Porfirio Díaz had been in power...

Dennis and Susan Ross of La Paz 
Honored as SSCA’s Bateman Cruising Station of the Year

Dennis and Susan Ross TBC Dennis and Susan Ross of La Paz have been selected by the Seven Seas Cruising Association as the Bateman Cruising Station of the Year for 2014. The Seven Seas Cruising Association (SSCA) is a non-profit membership organization for cruisers that live aboard their seagoing...

Recovering From Odile

The malecon after Hurricane Odile By Les Carmona On Sunday the 14th of September, the public was informed of the impending impact of Hurricane Odile. It made landfall at the tip of the Baja California peninsula, passing directly through the town of Cabo San Lucas, and continuing up through the...

THE BAJA HA-HA 2014 WELCOME PARTY WELCOMES CRUISERS TO LA PAZ

baja haha 2012 TBC La Costa Restaurant, located on Navarro and Topete, just off the malecon, will have the honor of hosting the Baja Ha-Ha Welcome to La Paz party on Thursday, November 20th, 2014 starting at 4:00pm.  Hundreds of Baja Ha-Ha cruisers, who have made the journey...

HYATT PLACE LA PAZ OPENS

Grand Opening of Hyatt Place La Paz TBC Hyatt Place La Paz located at CostaBaja has now opened. Hyatt Place La Paz is the second Hyatt Place hotel to open in Mexico and continues Hyatt’s growth strategy in the country. “The opening of this hotel marks the second Hyatt Place in Mexico,...

Ecology Project International at Isla Los Islotes to Count Sea Lions

Listening to instructions from EPI By Judy Ristity The Baja Citizen newspaper has power. I have no idea if the paper can influence world politics or economics, but I know it can affect the future. I am proof. In the April 25th issue, I wrote a piece expressing appreciation to...

Enjoy Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts

proerty taxes Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts on Now TBC Do you want to get a jump on the New Year and pay your 2015 property taxes early? The City of La Paz has announced its temporary tax discount program for the months of October...

LA PAZ, MEXICO: READY TO RECEIVE TOURISTS THIS SEASON

Kat bennet la paz pic   • La Paz International Airport is operating normally. • Water and power services have resumed complete functionality. • Debris has been removed. • Normal business hours have returned. • Domestic and international visitors are welcomed with arms wide open.   The La Paz Tourism...

Fundación Ayuda Niños La Paz (FANLAP) Collecting Donations for the People who are Suffering After Hurricane Odile.

Children enjoy activities in the FANLAP library:student center. Judy Peterson, through FANLAP, is helping the families in the colonias Marquez de León, Laguna Azul, Vista Hermosa and Villas de Guadalupe by collecting donations for the people who are suffering great losses because of Hurricane Odile. Especially hit were the families of the outlying...

FANLAP (Fundacion Ayuda Niños de La Paz, A.C.) receives funding from SEDESOL/INDESOL

fotos June 28 meeting at SEDESOL 3 By Judy Peterson FANLAP is happy to report that we have received money from the Institute of Social Development of the Federal Government of Mexico as part of their program to end hunger in Mexico, through SEDESOL, (the Secretary of Social Development for the State...