Dating in Mexico: Why Cultural Translation is Key to a

BY BETHANY PLATANELLA Dating in Mexico can be a challenge. My date had promised to pick me up at 8:45 p.m. It was our first outing, and I was excited.  My chosen attire was casual yet elegant, creating the illusion that I was interested but not overly eager. I hadn’t dated a Mexican before and […]

Got Allergies? Let’s talk about them

BY NAAILAH AULADIN If you’ve been reading my articles or spoken to me in the past, you’ll agre I am utterly and completely in love with the peninsula. I’ve been here for over five months now and I am still deepening my love for everything Baja has to offer.  Except! …  Well, except I have […]

Are We North Americans Really That Different?

We take a look at our neighbors, and us BY KATHRYN REED When someone from the United States says she is from America, a Canadian will say, “So am I.” The first “American” looks completely baffled, wondering how that is even possible. The Mexican explains they are all Americans.  North America is actually comprised of […]

Ain’t We Lucky We Live Here?

BY ANONYMOUS The American businessman was at the pier of a coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large yellowfin tuna. The American complimented the Mexican on the quality of his fish and asked how long it took to catch them.  “Only a little […]

ExPat Community Is Finally Getting Noticed

BY ROBERT SCHULTZ Our new Mayor, Professor Oscar Leggs, noted on several occasions during his campaign that the ExPat community has for too long been ignored, and that if elected, he would work toward recognizing the needs and concerns of this important part of the Los Cabos Community. It would appear he is working toward […]

Making A Difference

In These Challenging Times BY LISA VAUGHAN There are many organizations that are helping and making a difference for the less fortunate in Los Cabos. Some of the groups are “Unite for the Love of Cabo”, “Heart4Cabo” (Corazon Por Cabo), “The Other Side of Cabo” which is a 501C3 non-profit organization in the U.S., and Cabo […]