Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Posted on October 7, 2014 by 2 Comments

thumbnail image Although we've only been in Loreto about a week, we feel like we know the place pretty well. It's growing on us a little bit. I think we'd like it more if we were serious pescadores. We've ...

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Isla Coronado

Posted on October 6, 2014 by No Comments

thumbnail image We finally figured out Loreto: the best part is out on the water.   We took a day trip ...

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Backtracking to Loreto

Posted on October 3, 2014 by 1 Comment

thumbnail image After the hurricane, we decided to head north to find some basic services. We've been through Loreto a few times now and it never particularly impressed us. But, everything south of Ciudad Constitución was wrecked by the hurricane. Constitución really doesn't have much going for it, but we stopped and camped for a night. While running ...

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My First Job

Posted on October 2, 2014 by 7 Comments

thumbnail image I got a volunteer job at the turtle sanctuary!  The turtles are endangered so they were looking for volunteers . The turtles are called Olive Ridley, or in Spanish they are called Gulfino Turtles. They are all black, but when they are dry they are tan. ...

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Cuba vs. Panama

Posted on October 1, 2014 by 1 Comment

thumbnail image After an afternoon of digging up turtle nests, Dario asked us if we were going to the baseball game. Wha? Baseball in Todos Santos? I didn't realize there was a baseball stadium here - they are pretty uncommon south of the U.S. border. I'm not even sure the town has a futbol field....

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Los Caballos

Posted on September 29, 2014 by 2 Comments

thumbnail image When we arrived at our casita, we were told to always keep the gates closed. Hmmm... safety issues? Crime? Dangerous? No, no, no we were told. There are horses that wander the neighborhood and they'll come in and eat all the plants in the yard. ...

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El Tortuguero

Posted on September 25, 2014 by 6 Comments

thumbnail image It was our first evening at the casita and we walked to the beach to catch a phenomenal sunset. We thoroughly lucked out in that there was a turtle sanctuary right across the sand dunes. This was the first night of the turtle release.  I explained that we would like to help, and they told ...

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