Monthly Archives: June 2022

Baja Fish Tacos

Born in Ensenada of Debated Origins By Chris Mejia Arguably the only of Mexico’s tacos whose origin can be legitimately claimed by the northern coastal state of Baja California, the exact genesis of the iconic battered-and-fried fish taco is something of local lore, and often fiercely debated by food historians and locals alike. While most… Read more »

June 2022 Baja Bulletin

COVID and Border Update With COVID cases growing along the peninsula, many municipalities have reinstated COVID protocol and are requiring masks and limiting capacity. Please be sure to call ahead to make reservations at all businesses and to inquire about current restrictions. Non U.S. citizens who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and have appropriate documentation… Read more »

June 2022 Baja Fishing Report

“Get in Tune in June!” Oddly enough, below the Border, the Bull Ring and Coronado Islands have been slow getting started this year. However, from Ensenada to San Quintín, check this out! This photo is of a catch of BLUEFIN TUNA (one of many) caught off the coast of Ensenada, according to Victor Mendez, head… Read more »

Baja’s Tropic of Cancer

Once a year, on the summer solstice (June 21st this year), the sun is directly overhead at the Tropic of Cancer line of latitude, giving us the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. On this day, the Earth’s axis is tilted most closely toward the sun. The Tropic of Cancer runs through… Read more »

Culinary Corner June 2022

Dates Announced for 2022 Fiestas de la Vendimia The dates have been announced for Valle de Guadalupe’s 32nd Fiestas de la Vendimia. The wine harvest festival will take place from July 30th to August 21st. More details and dates about specific events to follow. *   *   * New “Taste of the Border” TV… Read more »