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La Paz to Host the 2014 PATCO Triathlon Pan American Cup

TBC At a press conference held this week, Mayor Esthela Ponce Beltran announced that La Paz will play host to the 2014 PATCO Triathlon Pan American Cup. Ponce Beltran said that the Triathlon Pan American Cup La Paz 2014 will give the capital city of...

Improvements Complete at the International Airport of La Paz

Renovations benefit La Paz’s image and sector development: Rubén Reachi TBC The next time you head out to the La Paz airport, be prepared for its sleek, new exterior and a more modern and roomy interior. “The expansion and renovation of the facilities at the...

Fundraiser for Community Park in El Centenario

* Thursday, March 13th TBC DECIDE AC is a civil association with the objective to generate sustainable development models in the desert, an ecosystem that naturally presents limitation factors such as the lack of water and scarce natural resources.  They believe that communities grow stronger...

La Paz the 4th Happiest Municipality in Mexico

TBC The people of La Paz are happy! Imagina Mexico AC conducted a nation wide survey measuring happiness and the quality of life in 100 cities across the country. The capital of Baja California Sur ranked number 4. The Ranking of Happiness in Mexico 2012...

TONY LUNA “Our Local Hero”

By Dhorea Ryon Twenty three year old “Tony Luna” formally known as Luis Antonio Luna Ramirez of Centenario, BCS. is very well known in the cycling world. Entering his spotless bicycle repair shop you are overwhelmed by medals, statues and photos he has acquired over...

Adventures in the Mercado

By Fulana Are any of you foodies ready for some adventure? After all you live in Mexico or you are visiting and surely want to discover the culinary marvels this country has to offer. That’s what travel is all about! Have you ever been to...

AeroMexico to Discontinue La Paz – Los Angeles Route

TBC Sad news La Paz.  The city is once again without direct, international flights. AeroMexico has just announced that it is discontinuing direct air service between Los Angeles and La Paz as of February 6th, 2014. Direct flights after the 6th were made unavailable for...

It Takes A Village, The Tale of Two Important Community Events

By Susan Fogel And the village is El Centenario/El Comitan. Back at the start of the New Millennium, there was a wave of buying and building here at the back of the bay, and expats from points north purchased lots, and homes. Things slowed down...

Gas Prices Have Gone Up

TBC The next time you head over to your local Pemex gas station and fill up your car with magna, premium or diesel, you will be sure to notice that you are paying a lot more than you did before the New Year. We can...

La Paz to Host the 2014 PATCO Triathlon Pan American Cup

TBC At a press conference held this week, Mayor Esthela Ponce Beltran announced that La Paz will play host to the 2014 PATCO Triathlon Pan American Cup. Ponce Beltran said that the Triathlon Pan American Cup La Paz 2014 will give the capital city of...