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In its Top 10 Adventure Trips that Give Back, National Geographic Adventure features one of … Author Lynessa Nelson It was interesting to experience the Christmas atmosphere in Mexico around the holidays. It was an odd combination of somber tradition and flamboyant fiesta. We noticed the bright … Author Lynessa Nelson Todos Santos is located about an hour drive south of La Paz on the freeway. Navigating the highways on the Baja was relatively easy. The one we took down the coast was the main freeway and the … Author Lynessa Nelson We spent a couple days relaxing in La Paz, exploring the town, and getting our bearings. Then we set out to find a beach we'd heard about from our friends - Balandra Beach. It's … Author Lynessa Nelson As I mentioned before one of the main reasons we chose Posada LunaSol was for the convenience of going on day tours. One morning we met our group in front of the hotel and our guides outfitted … Author Lynessa Nelson We chose our hotel Posada LunaSol because of three main factors.
1) It was affordable.
2) They owners ran a tour company for day trips around Baja.
3) It was close to the Malecon, or the … Author Lynessa Nelson Every time we go on vacation it takes a couple days to unwind and relax completely. We left Montana with a flurry of emails, check-ins with family, and "To Do" lists laid out on the … Author Julia Kocubinski After a couple days in Cabo San Lucas, we were ready to head north to La Paz. I’ve been to Cabo a few times growing up, and I am sad to see it has turned from a small fishing village to a … Author Julia Kocubinski We spent three nights camping at Bahia Candelero on Espiritu Santo Island, just off the shore of La Paz in the Sea of Cortez. Our three days were filled with kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, hiking and … Author Julia Kocubinski We had come to Baja a few times before, but always to do the typical touristy things - deep sea fishing was our most "adventurous" activity we ever planned. We never had been whale-watching … Author Julia Kocubinski As we said goodbye to our beautiful private camp at Candelero Bay on Espiritu Santo Island, we hoped our adventure wasn't over just yet. Jorge took us for a little tour of the southern part of … Author Roy Whitworth Left Omar at 7 am from Mulege up the coast through Santa Rosalia and drove through San Ignacio to Guerrero Nero which is famous for the whales giving birth.
Was running a … Author Roy Whitworth
I thought Cabo was a lot closer to La Paz and ended up running out of fuel on the highway 24 km outside Cabo. Three people stopped to help and they gave me some gas and finally rolled into … Author Laura Cahill Heading to open waters
The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever. - Jacques-Yves Cousteau
Nestled between the Baja California Peninsula and mainland Mexico is … Author Laura Cahill On our drive from Los Cabos to Todos Santos, we stopped along the highway at one of the few swimmable beaches on the Pacific side of Southern Baja, Playa Los Cerritos. We found a quaint hotel and … Author Laura Cahill Our group met early in the evening in the One & Only Palmilla's herb garden - a quite peaceful locale on the property. The herbs used in the hotel's restaurants are grown here. The aromas … Author Laura Cahill I have given in to luxury. I decided this after my 60-minute massage in a fluffy cotton robe lounging in a private cabana in a lush tropical garden sipping orange water. I returned to my ocean front … Author Elizabeth Conway Aaron and the kids, Gabs, Samuel & Faye, strolling the boardwalk in La Paz, Baja -- while I hang back with the camera to capture the cuteness.
The boardwalk in La Paz's Malecon district is ideal … Author Elizabeth Conway Good morning and good-bye Magdalena Bay. Thanks for treating the Conway family so well.
I strolled the beach with my companions: a steaming cup of coffee and a groggy four-year-old Faye. It was … Author Elizabeth Conway A sea turtle meets a Samuel on Baja's Magdalena Bay
Turtle monitoring begins!
The camp buzzed with energy. The turtle monitoring was a much anticipated highlight of our Baja camping adventure … Author Elizabeth Conway The family that sea kayaks together, stays together.
It was by lucky circumstance that our guide, Pedro, was joining us for more of our Mexico travels and we were delighted to have his … Author Elizabeth Conway 5 bags, 3 kids, 2 parents, 1 yoga mat, 2 life jackets, 5 sets of snorkeling gear, 11 days of camping gear ... and a partridge in a pear tree -- the Conways are finally Baja bound!
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