‘Local News’ News

Repairing La Paz Downtown Streets

TBC Are you having a hard time getting to your destination in downtown La Paz? The State government of BCS announced that they will begin phase two of the repairing and repaving major downtown intersections. Phase one is now complete with 11 intersections now less...

New Non-Stop flight from London!

TBC Tourist Union International (TUI) of Germany flew its first non-stop flight from London to the Los Cabos International Airport on November 7th, 2019, making it the first direct flight from Europe to Los Cabos. Governor Carlos Mendoza was there to greet the full flight...

Farmers Market in La Paz

Expats leave their native country, became familiar with a new language, culture, and adjust to a new pace of living. We expats are experts at adapting to new situations. Recently we’ve had another opportunity to modify our routine.  The Farmers Market which was located in...

Commission of Californias (COMCALS) Reestablished

TBC On December 4th in San Diego, the Governor of BCS Carlos Mendoza Davis took part to reestablish the Commission of Californias (COMCALS). He was joined by the Governor of Baja California, Jaime Bonilla Valdez and the Governor of California, Gavin Newsom. The three governors...

International flights to La Paz?

TBC Should we be getting excited? The Secretary of Tourism, Economy and Sustainability for the State of Baja California Sur, Luis Humberto Araiza Lopez announced at the end of November that tourism officials have met with representatives of a major American airline with the purpose...

El Molinito de La Paz

TBC La Paz’s Proud Landmark The Governor of Baja California Sur, Carlos Mendoza Davies, just officially delivered the newly renovated El Molinito de La Paz, or the Windmill of La Paz, to the community.  The El Molinito has long been a proud landmark for the...

What is Buen Fin? November 15th to the 18th

TBC November and December are crazy months here in La Paz.  Christmas shopping seems to be starting earlier and earlier (have you seen the box stores full of Christmas decorations already?) each year and while out running errands the past few days, I noticed people...

Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts on Now

TBC Do you want to get an early jump on the New Year and pay your 2020 property taxes? The City of La Paz has announced its temporary tax discount program for the remaining months of 2019. This temporary discount will run until the end...

RECYCLING IN LA PAZ

By Barbara Holbrook Although La Paz does not yet have a citywide, curbside-recycling program, there is an opportunity to recycle plastic.  RecuperArte BCS is committed and concerned about the care of the environment and the pollution created by the different solid waste that is discarded...

Statues of the La Paz Malecón

TBC The most accessible art in La Paz is the collection of statues along the malecón.  If you’ve ever wondered about the artists and the stories behind these works, a free app is available to help.  ”Statues of the La Paz Malecón / Estatuas del Malecón...