Posts Tagged: ensenada

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 »

Toll Road to Ensenada Reopened

  After nearly a year of being closed, the toll road to Ensenada reopened late in the afternoon of Tuesday, Dec. 16th. Baja California Governor, Francisco Vega de Lamadrid, was present at the ceremony to inaugurate the reopened road as was Mexico’s Secretary of Communications and Transportation, Gerardo Ruiz Esparza. The stretch of road between La Fonda… Read more »

Baja California Culinary Fest

Baja California BC Culinary Fest

The Baja California Culinary Fest features three days of intense flavors, delicious aromas, ecotourism, adventure, romance and discovery. The 2014 BC Culinary Fest will take place October 29 to November 2. It will feature the participation of local and international chefs and special guests. Events will take place in Tijuana, Ensenada and the Valle de… Read more »

Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

rosarito ensenada bike ride

The fall edition of the biannual Rosarito Ensenada bike ride will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This 50-mile fun ride starts in Rosarito and ends in Ensenada with a fiesta at the finish line complete with food, drinks and live entertainment. For more information: rosaritoensenada.org

Baja Seafood Expo

baja seafood expo

The Baja Seafood Expo will take place in Ensenada, Baja from September 17-21, 2014. This is the largest seafood and fish expo in all of Mexico. The expo will end with the 36th annual Fish and Seafood Fair, which will take place on Sunday, September 21. This free event features local seafood dishes prepared by the… Read more »

Arte en el Valle

ARTE EN EL VALLE

40 artists from Baja California will gather to show and sell their art on August 23-24 at the Arte en el Valle. The event will take place at the Museo de la Vid y el Vino in the Valle de Guadalupe, Baja. See our Arte en el Valle article for more information. arteenelvalle@gmail.com 011-52-664-123-7139 museodelvinobc.com… Read more »

Las Nubes Winery

las nubes winery

By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com Of the many times that I’ve been to the Valle de Guadalupe, I almost always end up Las Nubes winery. Friends from the U.S. are in town? Las Nubes. Taking down groups on tours for work? Las Nubes. Just an easy Sunday afternoon in the valley for fun? Las Nubes. It’s… 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 »

Baja Charity Corner: Thousand Smiles Foundation

Thousand Smiles Foundation

Thousand Smiles: Improving Lives, One Smiles at a Time By Hugh Kramer   Along with the happy memories one returns home with after an adventurous trip to Baja are often some sad ones. Among them perhaps are images of families scavenging for food to get through another day or cribs full of abandoned babies from… 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 »