Posts Tagged: todos santos

Todos Santos Open Studio Tours

The Todos Santos Open Studios Tour is a two-day event where visitors will be able to see art, visit studios and spend time with local artists. With a map showing all of the studios, visitors will get to see what goes on inside the studios of painters, sculptors, photographers, muralists, plein air painters, encaustic artists,… Read more »

Todos Santos Music Festival

The Todos Santos Music Festival was created by Peter Buck of REM and brought to life by The Hotel California to add music to the long list of artistic endeavors hosted in this Pueblo Magico in Baja Sur, Mexico. The festival features a series of concerts over the course of two weekends in Todos Santos – Jan. 15-17, and… Read more »

The Spanish Missions on the California Peninsula: #7, Nuestra Señora del Pilar de la Paz (1720-1748 at Airapí, 1748-1840 at Todos Santos)

  By David Kier www.vivabaja.com Co-author of ‘The Old Missions of Baja & Alta California, 1697-1834’    The seventh California mission was founded by two Jesuit padres: Jaime Bravo and Juan de Ugarte. The site was near the shore of La Paz Bay and locally known as Airapí. The journey to La Paz began at Loreto… Read more »

Ask a Local: Todos Santos

Ask a local Todos Santos Baja California - www.discoverbaja.com

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 »

The Pueblos Mágicos of Baja California

Pueblos Magicos Loreto Tecate Todos Santos Baja Mexico

Although we think that every part of Baja is magical for it’s own special reason, Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism has put together an official list of Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) that offer visitors a “magical” experience – by reason of natural beauty, cultural riches or historical relevance. The Baja peninsula is home to three of… Read more »

DBTC Staff Peninsula Picks: Winter Weekend Trips

Whether you’re looking for a cozy cabin in the woods experience or a true beach escape, Baja has you covered for your next winter weekend trip. Here’s where we’re off to (even if only in our dreams)! “Adobe Guadalupe in the wine country of Guadalupe Valley is the perfect spot for a winter retreat. With… Read more »