Remote road in Baja California Sur, Mexico

Is Travel to Baja California Safe?

The question of safety is at the top of many people’s minds now, as the Coronavirus pandemic continues, and the world of travel is topsy-turvy.  As of September 2020, there are still many countries with sealed borders and many others who are only letting in certain nationalities.

Whale breaching the water in Baja, California.

Top Whale Watching Spots in Baja, California

During the months of January through April, Baja is likely the world’s best place for whale watching!  There are so many species to see, including humpbacks, blue, minke, orca, fin, Bryde’s, sperm, sei, and the iconic gray whales of the eastern Pacific.  Of these, the most commonly seen whales in the Sea of Cortez are blue, humpback, orca, and fin.

sun setting in Magdalena bay in Baja

History of Magdalena Bay, Baja

Stretching along the west coast of Baja California Sur lies Magdalena Bay or Bahía de Magdalena. This magnificent wetland ecosystem is protected from the powerful waves of the Pacific Ocean by the barrier islands of Isla Santa Margarita and Isla Magdalena.

Recipes from Camp (or Home): Guacamole

Something that I really enjoy doing now that we are staying home is creating delicious meals in my Baja kitchen. One of the most important rooms in a Mexican home is the kitchen because that’s where we create amazing dishes that will nourish our body and soul.

sea kayak in foamy water in front of rocks

Anatomy of a Sea Kayak

Embarking on a sea kayaking trip but don’t know your keel from your bow? Get ready to brush up on your sea kayak anatomy with our beginner-friendly guide. While some parts of a sit-in kayak are self-explanatory, other names require a little more explanation.

kayaker in ocean with birds around

Birding & Sea Kayaking in British Columbia

Birding in BC

While spotting humpback whales and orcas is the main focus of many of our sea kayaking trips in British Columbia, the region also boasts an exceptional birdlife. Gently paddling through the water without the noise of a boat engine allows you to get up close to a variety of species in their natural habitat and observe them going about their daily business.

travelers in Baja California Sur, Mexico

14 Reasons to Visit Baja

With breathtakingly beautiful desert landscapes and sparkling waters teeming with marine life, Baja California Sur is one of our most popular destinations.