Últimas Noticias en The Real Baja

  • Swing by The Lunchbox

    Swing by The Lunchbox

    Por: Brianna Ballesteros   |   Hace 4 días

    Stylishly Delicious and nutritious

    TIJUANA.- The idea behind The Lunchbox is to offer restaurant style food, i.e. duck, pork loin, rinds, and octopus, to guests that don’t have time to sit down at a restaurant for an hour and a half. At the same time, they wanted to offer delicious and nutritious food. Carlos Gallegos, and his father Jesus Gallegos, thought up the idea to offer to event banquets, but it has since expanded...

  • Benton Brewery Celebrates Its First Anniversary

    Benton Brewery Celebrates Its First Anniversary

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 1 semana

    The celebrations took place at 1994 Bar in Tijuana

    I still remember last year when the surge of craft beer in Baja California was just arising, and more and more people were starting to discover brews crafted by people in their very own state. Breweries that were free to craft and create outside of norms put in place by the large Mexican breweries. I was just starting to write about the subject when I met Karim Gama, Samuel Gonzalez, and...

  • Don’t miss the Cheese, Wine and Craft Beer Festival

    Don’t miss the Cheese, Wine and Craft Beer Festival

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 2 semanas

    The event will be hosted at the Baja California Center in Rosarito on July 26th

    ROSARITO BEACH.- The best this region has to offer in cuisine, local wine, and craft beer will come together this coming July 26th at the Baja California Center. The first annual Cheese, Wine, and Craft Beer Festival will commence at noon, and is expected to attract visitors from around the world to indulge in Baja’s local offerings. The event will also have an impressive array of vendor...

  • Beer of the Week: “Horchata Porter” by Bosiger

    Beer of the Week: “Horchata Porter” by Bosiger

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 3 semanas

    The traditional Mexican beverage meets Sotano Suizo beer

    The other day, while I was walking around Plaza Fiesta in Tijuana, I stopped by Sotano Suizo to try out one of their excellent beers, finding there also master brewer Demian Bosiger, who recommended I try the just recently released Horchata Porter. I was pleasantly surprised. Horchata is a traditional Mexican drink, served cold, made mostly of cinnamon and rice. This is the type of...

  • Baja California is ready for the Fourth of July

    Baja California is ready for the Fourth of July

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 3 semanas

    Visitors are expected to bring in more than 54 million dollars for the state.

    TIJUANA.- In light of the 238th anniversary of the independence of the United States, Baja is expecting a surge in visitors primarily from Southern California, according to Baja Tourism Secretary Oscar Escobedo. According to Escobedo, “we have received reports of 70% hotel occupation rates near the beaches, although some hotels have occupation rates of up to 98%.” The tourism...

  • Tecate’s Rancho la Puerta is Named Best Spa in the World

    Tecate’s Rancho la Puerta is Named Best Spa in the World

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 3 semanas

    This is the fourth time it’s received that title

    TECATE.- For the fourth occasion in the past five years, “Rancho la Puerta”, located in Tecate, Baja California has received the title of best spa in the world, according to Oscar Escobedo Carignan, the head of Baja’s State Tourism Secretary. Tecate itself is designated as a National “Magical Town”, or Pueblo Magico, an official recognition developed by Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism to...

  • 5th Gay Pride Parade in Tijuana

    5th Gay Pride Parade in Tijuana

    Por: Matthew Suarez   |   Hace 1 mes

    Conservative Pride

    TIJUANA.- Previously having been to West Hollywood and Hillcrest's gay bars and festivals, Tijuana Pride was not as wild as I had envisioned. It is a step forward for the gay community in Tijuana, but there's still a lot of space for growth. The big banner in Plaza Santa Cecilia, by the welcoming arch known as “El Reloj” on Revolution Ave, stated that the 5th Annual Tijuana Pride show started...

  • Beer of the Week: Imperial IPA by Cerveceria Mamut

    Beer of the Week: Imperial IPA by Cerveceria Mamut

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 1 mes

    Mamut prepares us for Rosarito

    It is time to celebrate the first annual Rosarito Beerfest and what better way than with a good beer in hand. This week, Cerveceria Mamut entices us with its new Imperial IPA, the best beer this brewery has ever made. The Imperial IPA has a medium white head with plenty of hoppy aromas and hints of citrus. Golden colored, it is slightly sour but balances out well with its citrusy...

  • “Tia Juana Tattoo”  Ranked One of Best in Mexico

    “Tia Juana Tattoo” Ranked One of Best in Mexico

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 1 mes

    Baja tattoo artists' talent recognized

    The website soyhomosensual.com has published a list of the best tattoo artists in Mexico, and ranked as one of the top tattoo shops in Tijuana is Tia Juana Tattoo . It is worth noting that the list usually names the individual tattoo artists, but Tia Juana Tattoo itself is named in this list because the entire shop’s artistry level is superb and no artist could be singled out. ...

  • “Caesar’s Salad Festival 2014” is Announced

    “Caesar’s Salad Festival 2014” is Announced

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 1 mes

    This year’s edition will be bigger and better than ever

    TIJUANA.- On June 29th, the Caesar’s Salad Festival —which has come to be known as a Tijuana tradition— will return to Avenida Revolution. It is anticipated that this event, which will be celebrating its tenth annual addition, will attract up to five thousand guests. In a press release, the event’s director Julian Plascencia, announced that this year will include a comprehensive culinary...