Últimas Noticias en The Real Baja

  • San Quintin s First Beer Fest is Coming in July

    San Quintin's First Beer Fest is Coming in July

    Por: Viviana Gómez   |   Hace 4 días

    The region is trying to boost the craft beer market and industry in the region

    TIJUANA. With the purpose of turning the San Quintín valley into a beer producing region, the first edition of the Beer Fest and Oyster Harvest will be held in July 9 at the Posada Don Diego Restaurante Bar. Eduardo Ramírez, brewer for La Casa del Lúpulo, and the local Secretariat of Tourism (Sectur) are responsible for organizing it. Craft beer producers in Tjuana, Rosarito, Ensenada...

  • Tourism in Ensenada Continues to Rise

    Tourism in Ensenada Continues to Rise

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 5 días

    Due to a great diversity of events held in this port city, tourist affluence has greatly increased.

    According to Baja California’s Ministry of Tourism, Ensenada saw a great increase in hotel occupancy this past weekend, resulting from a series of public events that attracted a great deal of visitors into the city. Friday, May 20, the registered hotel occupancy was of 62%, going up to 92% during Saturday. Of 22 hotels, which account for over 1,400 rooms, 11 of them reported an occupancy...

  • Tijuana Will Host the 8th Bug Fest This Sunday

    Tijuana Will Host the 8th Bug Fest This Sunday

    Por: Viviana Gómez   |   Hace 6 días

    Cars, food and live music for all attendees.

    TIJUANA. Tijuana’s famous Paseo de los Héroes avenue will be the temporary home of over 400 Volkswagen buses and beetles (known in Mexico as combis and vochos , respectively) in an event organized by Baja Volks Tijuana the and Tijuana Conventions and Tourism Committee (COTUCO). The festival will have live music by local rock bands and popular groups La Sonora Dinamita and Los Cadentes de...

  • Tijuana s Commerce Drops by 40% Due to Rising Dollar Prices

    Tijuana's Commerce Drops by 40% Due to Rising Dollar Prices

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 1 semana

    On the other hand, some commercial sectors have benefitted from the exchange rate.

    According to Tijuana’s National Chamber of Commerce (Canaco), commerce in the city has suffered a 40% drop in business, mainly due to rising dollar prices and the streets’ rising crime rates. Among the sectors that have registered a drop in their profits are bakeries, hardware stores, grocery stores, and used tire and car lots in particular, according to Canaco’s activities report for...

  • Furniture Makers in Baja California Combine Tradition, Design and Innovation With their Work

    Furniture Makers in Baja California Combine Tradition, Design and Innovation With their Work

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 1 semana

    Meet three of the exhibitors at the Baja California Furniture Show 2016 at the Baja California Center.

    Couches, tables, lamps, decorative pieces and a myriad of objects currently rest atop the Baja California Center floor as part of the Baja California Furniture Show 2016, all of them different, each with a style of their own. And even if they are inanimate objects, behind each is the story of its creator. Tradition Luis Rico, a man that’s graying early, is the man behind a little...

  • All is ready for the first Baja California Furniture Show

    All is ready for the first Baja California Furniture Show

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 1 semana

    Over 70 local and national Mexican expositors will offer their products on a 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. schedule.

    From May 19 to 22, you can attend the first edition of the Baja California Furniture Show, event created with the purpose of strengthening the Mexican furniture and deco industries, boosting its presence on foreign markets. Over 70 local and national Mexican expositors will offer their products from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Baja California Center, attracting buyers from southern...

  • Eight Ways to Enjoy Your Weekend in San Diego and Tijuana

    Eight Ways to Enjoy Your Weekend in San Diego and Tijuana

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 1 semana

    Pets, documentaries and concerts are only a few of the things you can experience this weekend.

    Friday, May 20 1.- “Ambulante” Documentary Tour Instagram Just a day after its inauguration in Tijuana, notable documentary film tour Ambulante will screen over 10 different works around the city all through this Friday. Here you can read some of the films that might catch your eye. Where? Consult the tour’s program to find out more. When? Screenings begin at...

  • Cruise Ships Have Brought Over 200,000 Tourists to Ensenada in 2016

    Cruise Ships Have Brought Over 200,000 Tourists to Ensenada in 2016

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 1 semana

    Tourism in the Baja region has spiked considerably during 2016 and could lead to a historic year for the industry.

    TIJUANA.- During the first quarter of 2016, Baja’s influx of tourists has been steadily increasing when it comes to air and vehicular travel, as well as tourist attractions visits. This information was confirmed by the Baja California’s State Government, via the state’s Secretariat of Tourism (SECTURE). Over 7 million people have used the state’s main highways, like the Tijuana-Ensenada...

  • Former  La Costa  Restaurant Destroyed by Fire

    Former "La Costa" Restaurant Destroyed by Fire

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 1 semana

    The Historic Restaurant located in San Antonio del Mar

    TIJUANA.- On May 17, 2016, in a spectacular blaze that lit up the early evening sky, the once-famous seafood restaurant known as La Costa, which crowns the main entrance to San Antonio del Mar and its parkland, was engulfed in a massive fireball that reduced the former restaurant to a gutted, blacked-out ruin. The cause of the fire is not yet determined. The building had been...

  • The 2016 Rosarito Art Fest is Just a Few Days Away

    The 2016 Rosarito Art Fest is Just a Few Days Away

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 1 semana

    The event will be held, admission free, on May 28 and 29.

    ROSARITO.- We are only a few days from the Rosarito Art Fest's seventh edition, an event that will showcase the work of over 80 plastic artists from Mexico and all over the world, including the U.S., France, Cuba, Argentina, Singapore, Tibet and Nepal. The festival will be divided into 5 exposition areas, including: Plastic arts, performing arts, folk art, literary pavilion, and cinema....