Posts By: Discover Baja

Rancho Cortés

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By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com While people are flocking to Baja’s Valle de Guadalupe for the burgeoning wine and foodie scene these days, one of the best and lesser-known spots in the valley isn’t one of the fancy wineries or acclaimed restaurants, but a humble farm. Rancho Cortes flies under the radar because of it’s unpolished… Read more »

Meling Ranch Now Offering Multi-Day Horseback Trail Ride Adventures

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Starting July 2014, Meling Ranch is introducing a new, monthly, high desert saddle back trail ride adventure. Adventures will be scheduled each month starting in July, 2014.  The entire ride will be made through the high desert country along the base of the Sierra Pedro San Mártir, some of the highest mountains in Baja Mexico. The trail… Read more »

Buen Provecho: Food Garden

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By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com Nestled into the bustling Zona Rio neighborhood in Tijuana is a delightful space where artisan street food comes together with a casual but refined atmosphere. Food Garden, an urban street food garden complete with artisan food stalls and a seating area in the middle, is the first establishment of its type… Read more »

Q&A with Baja Joe

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  You’ve probably heard Greg Reddick, aka “Baja Joe,” on the radio promoting Baja and his website, www.bajasbacknow.com. Watch for him on an upcoming episode of PBS’s “Crossing South” with Jorge Meraz!   When was your first trip to Baja? Where did you go?  My first trip to Baja (at least without parents!) was in 1973. I… Read more »

Let’s Go to the Movies!

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It’s summertime, which means that the blockbuster hits are rolling out in the movie theaters. Sometimes there’s nothing like enjoying the air conditioning of the movie theater while watching summer’s latest Hollywood flick. The only problem is the rising price of movie tickets these days. But having a night at the movies doesn’t have to… Read more »

Buen Provecho: Finca Altozano

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By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com It’s no secret that Baja’s wine region, Valle De Guadalupe (Guadalupe Valley), has become a mecca for people seeking delectable wine and culinary excellence. Likened by many as the next Napa Valley, the region is rapidly growing into that title with a wealth of new boutique wineries and restaurants with acclaimed… Read more »

Sierra de la Laguna

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By David Kramer The Sierra de la Laguna had been a legend and a lure, growing in my imaginings for some time.  The seed was planted years ago, under the huge and newly-built palapa restaurant on the beach at Cerritos.  A middle-aged, expat ‘bro’ with tattoos and Oakley sunglasses that reflected the world as a… Read more »

Ask a Local: Todos Santos

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OUR LOCAL: Elizabeth Day TOWN: Todos Santos HOW LONG: 12 years WHY TODOS SANTOS: My husband and I went to La Paz for vacation and took a drive to Todos Santos, if only to be able to tell a friend who kept suggesting it to us (we were considering moving to somewhere—not sure where—in Mexico… Read more »