It all started with a tiny fishing village beside a road sign advertising Newport cigarettes --- hence the name Puerto Nuevo (New Port). Now the village about 12 miles south of downtown Rosarito on the Free Road has grown into one of the most famous destinations in the world for lobster lovers, with as many as 40 restaurants serving up to a million of the tasty crustaceans each year. On Oct. 17
TIJUANA — This city of more than 1.6 million residents faces hefty challenges: too many hours spent at congested border crossings, too many unpaved roads, too few parks and too few police officers to meet the demands of a growing population and an economy strongly tied to San Diego County's.Still, Tijuana abounds with dreams and ambitions.Construction has begun for a satellite city of close to 1
October 16 - 17, 2010 It is a pleasure to announce you that through the initiative of the artists' community of Playas de Rosarito, it will be possible to enjoy for the first time The Rosarito Art Fest 2010, "The Art Festival", with the attendance of more than sixty well known artists who are the strength of the plastic and visual arts of the region. The first Rosarito Art Fest will be on
Anyone up for Fishing? The A.L.M.A. 6th Annual Fishing Tournament is coming up! Hotel Buena Vista Resort. Entry Fee: $100 USD per person (Last year's winner won a free entry to the East Cape Bisbees!). Optional Jackpots: $100 USD and $200 USD per boat (largest Dorado and largest Tuna). Schedule of Events:October 29th: Captain's Meeting /Registration - 5pm October 30th. Day of Fishing - 7am (
Tecate Ensenada Road - for clarity after some unclear info on this road in some recent postings, we just came down on this route and as you climb up and out of tecate heading south, there is road construction for about 5-7 miles where you are diverted off the old asphalt road and onto newly constructed side roads which are of course "bone jarring". it was an unpleasant surprise as there was a
On Sunday, October 3, 150 sea turtles were released on the Pescadero Beach about 300 yards South of Pescadero Palace, infront of Rancho Pescadero. The worker in charge, Griselda, dug them up from their nests, and took them to the sea shore, where onlookers lined up and were able to assist in the release. There are still over 10,000 eggs buried and, according to Griselda, there will be daily sea
Dear Baja Good Life Readers & Members, It saddens us greatly to tell you that we have had people cheating on the Baja Good Life Cover Contest. Unfortunately due to the few that decided it was important enough to cheat, we have had to put a lot of time and effort into creating a new voting system that will safeguard the integrity of your votes, and will not allow cheating or multiple vote by the
More than 60 artists from this city's thriving artist community and beyond will be featured on Oct. 16 and 17 at the first Rosarito Art Fest. The huge free exhibition and sale of paintings, sculpture and other works will be held Saturday and Sunday from 11 to 6 on Boulvard Benito Juarez, directly in front of the landmark Rosarito Beach Hotel. Rosarito in recent years has become home to a thriving
7pm: In celebration of the 33rd anniversary of Ensenada's Teatro de la Ciudad, Instituto Integral de Música Popular and Expresarte perform at the theater on Av. Diamante. Admission: $4dlls. Info: Instituto de Cultura de Baja California (ICBC), tel. (646)177-3130.Info provided by Ensenada Gazette
Celebrating the Traditios of Mexico, VIII Puerto Nuevo Lobster Festival, sunday october 17, 2010, fomr 13 p.m. to 7 p.m., tickets $260 pesos or $20 dollars, includes lobster plate and 3 drinks, live music with the Moonlights, also: the traditional waiter race, raffles and more, information: 1.800.962.2252 or www.rosarito.org Tickets available at participating restaurants in Puerto Nuevo or the
October 14 at 8pm: Le Panta Théatre Company from France performs a play based on the life and loves of this illustrious Mexican artist at the Foro Experimental of Ensenada's Centro Estatal de las Artes (CEARTE) on the corner of Blvd. Costero (Lázaro Cárdenas) & Av. Club Rotario. The play is in French with Spanish subtitles. Admission: $8.25dlls. Info: CEARTE, tels. (646)173-4307 & (646)173-4308.
November 21 2-6 PM at Flora's Farm in San Jose The incredible Flora's Farm, located in Las Animas, just a stone's throw from San Jose, is once again the venue for the Los Cabos Humane Society's annual Dog Day Afternoon fundraiser. The afternoon event features great live entertainment, silent and live auctions and most importantly, an incredible variety of tasty Baja-style original cuisine
4-Oct-2010 Across the street from Rosita restaurant in San felipe BC Mexico. Several kids from kindergarten and some of them from Jaime Nuno elementary were witnesses about this special event. A little turtle came by itself on the sand and then they helpped it back to the Sea. The kids were so excited in watch such a Special Moment!
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