Category: Random Information

Cabo Stats

The Baja Peninsula consists of 2 states.  Baja Norte and Baja Sur. Cabo is located in Baja Sur and the state capital is La Paz, located about 1 1/2 hours north of Cabo. Recently I came across some interesting facts about Cabo and Southern Baja.   Almost 40% of the Southern Baja residents were born in […]

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Cabo San Lucas Local Newspaper

We always enjoy reading the Gringo Gazette, one of Cabo’s local English newspapers.  The owner/editor Carrie Duncan is always creative as are the other contributing writers.  Next time you are in Cabo pick up a copy or go online.  Here’s the link:  http://www.gringogazette.tv/ In a recent issue, March 28, I found the following article and […]

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Cabo San Lucas Holiday

March 21 is a national holiday in Mexico celebrating Benito Juarez Day.   Benito Juarez was born on March 21, 1806 and died July 18, 1872.  His full name was Benito Pablo Juarez Garcia and he was a lawyer and politician from Oaxaca.  He served 5 terms as President of Mexico from 1858 to 1872.  He […]

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Cabo Safe & Sound

Safe & Sound: Despite misleading reports, Los Cabos remains a secure travel destination. Although Los Cabos is already one of the safest places to vacation and live, the government’s local agencies are overhauling its policies, prioritizing the security of its visitors and residents. From the director of tourism to the federal police, their mission is […]

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Cabo San Lucas KidSmart

Looking for a way to make a difference in the life of a child in Cabo?  KidSmart, a stay-in-school project serving academically-gifted students from economically-challenged neighborhoods, is looking for sponsors.  Sponsors give support to individual children and teens in the program.  A sponsor provides a school uniform and shoes in addition to a $20/month stipend […]

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Need Spanish in Cabo?

Top 10 Spanish words to know when going to Cabo: Cervesa – Beer Banos – Bathroom La Cuenta – check Agua – Water La Playa – Beach Hola – Hello Gracias – Thank you Adios – Bye La Tienda – The Store El Restauante – The Restuarant

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Sky Med

Since moving to Mexico my husband and I have had insurance with SkyMed and whether you travel internationally or only in the United States you may want to check in to their services.   Whenever you are more than 100 miles from home SkyMed’s Wings of Life are only a toll-free call away.  Since 1989 SkyMed […]

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Vacation Tips

Go away and enjoy your vacation…….Hot suggestions Going on Vacation?? Leave your Blackberry behind. Experts say that people who are connected to the office, even while lounging on the beach are less likely to receive the full benefits of a vacation. Stay healthy on vacation…… Before you go, start adjusting your sleep schedule to your […]

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Hightide Los Cabos

If you want to “Live the Experience” book a special tour with High Tide Los Cabos.  Listed below are scheduled tours, however High Tide Los Cabos will custom design any tour to your desire. Surf Lessons at Cerritos Beach in the Winter This world renowned surf spot with a beach break is exposed to west […]

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Cabo San Lucas Airport Information

I you are flying by commercial airline to Cabo San Lucas you will land at the San Jose del Cabo Airport (SJD) about 45 minutes from Cabo San Lucas.  There are two large terminals and one private  terminal.  Once you arrive you will clear customs and collect your luggage.  When you have your luggage you […]

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