Tag: cabo vacations

Children’s Day in Mexico El Dia de los Niños

LET’S ALL CELEBRATE CHILDREN! El Dia de Los Niños , a tradition that began in Mexico in 1925, is celebrated on April 30 .  The idea was born from the first “World Conference for the Well-being of Children” that was held in Geneva, Switzerland in August 1925.  At that time several countries selected days to […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

San Jose del Cabo Mission

Father Nicolas Tamaral established the Mission San Jose del Cabo Anuiti in 1730 as part of the Jesuit colonization of the peninsula of Baja California.  The building site was moved by the missionaries on several occasions in an attempt to flee from epidemics and mosquito infestations, while securing a source of fresh water.  Early buildings […]

Read More

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

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Cabo Vacation Rentals Guidelines

Vacation Rental How-To’s Taking a vacation? What about the Vacation Rental option? Despite the down turn in the economy, many individuals, families and groups are still traveling but just on a more conservative budget. Renting vacation homes is gaining popularity as many people are realizing they offer affordability, amenities and privacy that is very difficult […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Cabo San Lucas Fun

Cabo San Lucas Fun is where it all begins Now more than ever it is time to soak up the sun and enjoy the outdoor activities offered in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.  With its near perfect climate, spectacular beaches & romantic sunsets, Cabo San Lucas fun is the ideal year round getaway offering a vacation […]

Read More