Posts Tagged: el marmol

El Mármol Onyx Quarry

The Baja peninsula is home to many quirky spots and small pockets of history and natural wonder. One of these is the abandoned El Mármol Quarry, located in the Central Desert. While El Mármol literally translates to the marble, it was actually white onyx that was mined here and used all over the world. The… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: Baja Road Trip Pit Stops

The idiosyncrasies of Baja California come alive in the pit stops just off the highway located between the major destinations and towns. Here are some of our favorite stops to check out on your next road trip down the peninsula. After all, life is about the journey, not the destination.   Valle de los Gigantes… Read more »