Posts Categorized: Ensenada

Three-Day Getaway: Ensenada

Ensenada Baja Chapultepec Hill

By Jennifer Kramer As temperatures heat up this time of year on the rest of the peninsula, Ensenada stays comfortably cool with its mild climate and Pacific breezes, making it the perfect summer escape. Just a two-hour drive from San Diego, Ensenada is an easy getaway that offers a little something for everyone. There’s the world surf… Read more »

The Food Colectivos of Northern Baja

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By Jennifer Kramer The food truck phenomenon has been sweeping the U.S. for some time, and northern Baja California was quick to catch on and then take the movement one step further. Colectivos (collectives) are groups of small food stands or food trucks gathered together, allowing customers to try a selection of food from multiple independent eateries… Read more »

La Bufadora

By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com Perhaps one of the most well-known tourist spots in northern Baja is the natural blowhole known as La Bufadora. Situated just south of Ensenada, tourists and locals come from near and far to see the ocean and rocks create a natural geyser that shoots water up to 100 feet up in the… Read more »

Ask a Local: Ensenada

Ask a Local Ensenada

  OUR LOCAL: Miguel Arroyo  HOMETOWN: Ensenada B.C Mexico   HOW LONG: 30 years  OCCUPATION: Tour guide & surf instructor   BIO: I love the ocean. I am a diver, surfer, sailor and tour guide. I have my own surf school,  www.surfensenada.com.  People from the cruise ships and tourists from Canada and the U.S contact me for surf lesson… Read more »

Buen Provecho: La Guerrerense

La Guerrerense foodcart Ensenada, Baja

By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com It’s been called the most famous street cart in the world. Anthony Bourdain called it Michelin quality. Andrew Zimmern was rendered speechless when he tried the famous seafood. La Guerrerense, an unassuming little seafood street cart in Ensenada, has been featured by the likes of Rick Bayless, NatGeo, Travel+Leisure, the New… Read more »

Update on the Toll Road to Ensenada

Update toll road collapse repair Rosarito to Ensenada Baja

  UPDATE December 17, 2014:  The toll road officially reopened for through traffic on December 16th, 2014. For more information on the opening, see HERE. In December 2013, a portion of the scenic toll road between Rosarito and Ensenada collapsed in a landslide at Salsipuedes. The road fell as much as 100 feet in some… Read more »

Trip Report: Ensenada/Rosarito

trip report rosarito ensenada

We had a magnificent six nights in the Ensenada/Estero Beach/GV areas. We had three private concerts (first at Adobe Guadalupe Winery in the salon of Tru Miller’s residence, second at our space in the Estero Beach Hotel’s RV Park for about 20 people, third at the Jireh Restaurant). The latter two included the best saxophonist… Read more »