Últimas Noticias en The Real Baja

  • 250 Runners Expected at Rosarito’s Beach Desert Challenge

    250 Runners Expected at Rosarito’s Beach Desert Challenge

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 1 día

    Visitors from all over the world are expected to participate as well

    For the first time ever, Score International will host the Beach Desert Challenge at Rosarito Beach. The race will be held on September, and 250 people have registered to participate so far, and 40,000 visitors are expected to attend. According to Score International’s director, José Abelardo Grijalva, the Baja region has become one of the top destinations for international tourism when it...

  • Tecate: Con o sin  magia  sigue siendo encantador

    Tecate: Con o sin "magia" sigue siendo encantador

    Por: Peter Rowe   |   Hace 1 día

    A pesar de los cambios que ha sufrido, los amantes de este pueblo insisten en que se trata de un lugar mágico

    La vida está cambiando para este Pueblo Mágico, pero no todo en Tecate es magia. Cruzar la frontera, algo que tomaba segundos anteriormente, ahora requiere de minutos. Esta semana, cruzar en hora pico requirió de media hora. Los residentes de Tecate solían dejar las llevas puestas en sus automóviles cuando iban de compras al centro, pero ya no recomiendan la práctica. Quizá el cambio más...

  • Beer of the Week: La Calaña’s “Huapango

    Beer of the Week: La Calaña’s “Huapango"

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 4 días

    No, this is not about the folk dance

    Huapango. No, we’re not talking about the folk dance from Veracruz, but the beer that has been on my mind since I first tasted it at Ensenada’s Summer Beer Fest, one that must be on everyone’s list for the season. “If you don’t like it, you come back and tell me, and I’ll give you your money back”, the mustached bartender told me at La Calaña’s stand that Saturday. It’s guaranteed to...

  • The Only Thing You Need to Enjoy Your Vacation in Baja

    The Only Thing You Need to Enjoy Your Vacation in Baja

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 1 semana

    Best of all, it is absolutely free.

    It’s summertime, everyone has a vacation coming up and the last thing you want is to be stuck inside. The thing is, money is always a big concern when planning such a long outing; every cent is important, and that’s why Baja's Ministry of Tourism has you covered if you are a resident of Baja California with the Be a Tourist in Your State card. This little card gives you discounts of up to...

  • 6 Weekend Events in San Diego and Tijuana You Can’t Miss

    6 Weekend Events in San Diego and Tijuana You Can’t Miss

    Por: Nairda Ariday Ortega   |   Hace 1 semana

    You can either lose control or have a chill weekend.

    The weekend is closing in, and while some people have it all planned already, others (maybe yourself) are at a loss about what to do, so here are some ideas in case you want to spend a good time in either Tijuana or San Diego. Enjoy! Friday June 24 1. Muse Tribute Baja California band Panic Station comes straight out of Mexicali to play some of Muse’s greatest hits. If...

  • Tijuana Chef Receives Commendation for Promoting Mexican Cuisine Abroad

    Tijuana Chef Receives Commendation for Promoting Mexican Cuisine Abroad

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 1 semana

    This award is given by Mexico's Ministry of Foreign Relations to restaurants promoting Mexican cuisine inside and out of the country.

    TIJUANA. Mexico’s Ministry of Tourism (SECTURE) is constantly promoting Baja’s cuisine both inside and out of Mexico, as part of an official mandate by the Federal Government to showcase and expand the country’s culinary art. That is why Chef Javier Plascencia’s distinguished career was officially recognized yesterday by the Ministry of Foreign Relations (SRE) with the “Come and eat” award....

  • Summer Beer Fest 2016 Showcases Up and Coming Breweries in Ensenada

    Summer Beer Fest 2016 Showcases Up and Coming Breweries in Ensenada

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 1 semana

    No novelty pint glasses, but lots and lots of beer.

    Forget for a moment about Baja’s most popular craft beer expos and festivals; the second edition of Ensenada’s barely known Summer Beer Fest had live music, food, and beer, lots of it. This, however, is to be expected in any self-respecting beer fest, so what makes this one so special? Two word answer: Free admission. Despite only showcasing 20 local breweries, variety is this event’s...

  • Beer of the Week: The  Red Eye  Amber Ale from Public House

    Beer of the Week: The "Red Eye" Amber Ale from Public House

    Por: Miranda García   |   Hace 1 semana

    This week we get introduced to a light and refreshing option to have with a meal this summer.

    This weekend’s heat is going to remind us that summer is coming as an unstoppable force this month. It is around this time that your thirst will be better quenched with a lager, but before leaving completely behind your dark beer impulses, Public House is offering an Amber Ale this season. Written in the board as the “Red Eye”, this is one of the house’s most popular beers, a...

  • 8 Fun Events to celebrate Father s Day the whole Weekend

    8 Fun Events to celebrate Father's Day the whole Weekend

    Por: Nairda Ariday Ortega   |   Hace 2 semanas

    Or you can visit them with friends or by yourself, they're that fun.

    It might seem like there’s not much to do this weekend, but we found a lot of events that you can enjoy either by yourself or with friends and family; they can even be an improvised destination to take dad because of Father’s Day. Let’s start with some events that come before Father’s Day. Friday, June 17 Big Javy from Inspector plays the Mamut Brewery For fans of...

  • Tourism in Tijuana Expected to Spike During Artisan Expo

    Tourism in Tijuana Expected to Spike During Artisan Expo

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 2 semanas

    The expo opens next Wednesday, June 15, and will last the whole weekend.

    TIJUANA, B.C. – Hoping that the 12th Artisan Expo brings over 16,000 people, which was last year’s attendance, the marketing director for the State Ministry of Tourism (SECTURE), Shaddia Wehbe Dipp, pointed that a hotel occupancy of 900 rooms per night is expected according to those numbers. It is estimated that at least 15% of last year’s edition were foreign tourists. This year, Expo...