Posts Categorized: Peninsula Picks

Summer Baja Bucket List

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Many Baja travelers forego traveling the peninsula during the summer in favor of cooler seasons, but there are lots of reasons to head south of the border this summer. Check out our top ten things to do in Baja this summer! 1. Join a Fishing Tournament Summer is undoubtedly the best season for fishing in… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: Best Baja Markets

Wondering where to go for the tastiest produce, freshest fish, or best local artisanal products? Here are some of our favorite markets along the peninsula. Mercado Hidalgo Location: Tijuana, BC (Sanchez Taboada 9351) Hours: Open daily 6am-6pm Why We Love It: As Tijuana’s premier produce market since 1955, this is a popular spot for locals… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: Best Baja Experiences for 2022


New year, new opportunity for Baja experiences. Whether you’re a seasoned Baja explorer or new to traveling the peninsula, these are some of Baja’s best treasures that shouldn’t be missed. Hug the Gray Whales Why We Love It: One of the most unique experiences on the peninsula is getting to have an up-close-and-personal experience with… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: Favorite Baja Gifts

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for a Baja lover in your life, we’ve got some of our favorites below. Don’t forget to pick out a little something for yourself too! Baja California Road & Recreation Atlas Buy Here! Who It’s Perfect For: Baja road trippers Why We Love It: From beginner to expert… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: 5 Scenic Baja Drives

It’s no secret that the Baja peninsula is a fantastic and beautiful place to explore. Here are a few of our favorites drives for getting off the beaten path and seeing something new. Because when it comes to your travels in Baja, or life in general, it’s all about the journey.     La Rumorosa… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: The Best Baja Cookbooks

Whether you’re a casual tourist or a highly discerning foodie, there’s no denying that the food in Baja California is superb from the street tacos to fresh seafood delicacies and fine dining. Mexican cuisine was given a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity designation and Baja California cuisine has specifically made a name for itself… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: Natural Landmarks

Baja California is filled with natural beauty and has some remarkable (and memorable) natural landmarks. Here are a few of our favorites along the peninsula.   La Bufadora Location: South of Ensenada, BC Why We Love It: La Bufadora is a natural geyser that shoots water up to 30 meters in the air. The ocean… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: Baja Monuments

The Baja California peninsula is full of various monuments and sculptures representing the region’s rich and varied history and culture. Be sure to check out some of our favorite monuments on your next peninsula road trip.   Monumento Mexico at Glorieta Independencia Location: Paseo de los Heroes, Tijuana, BC (map link) Significance: The Mexico Monument,… Read more »