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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, March 8, 2013 -- Weekend Edition
Featured Events This Week    
Misc. Sales and Services Available/Wanted    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun


Twice Yearly Sun Outage Cycle Begins For TV and Internet Communications Satellites - March 06 marked the start of the twice-yearly sun outage cycle in Baja California Sur as the sun lines up behind the communications satellites on it's movement North each Spring. In the northern hemisphere, sun outages occur before the March equinox (February, March) and after the September equinox (September and October). You may experience a loss of TV channels or Internet service for a few minutes each day thru March 14.

Sun outage will affect all satellite users of Dish Network, Shaw Direct, HughesNet, Starband, SKY, Dish Mexico and VSAT Internet systems. Start and End times will be different for different satellites. Sun outage will occur again in September, 2013, as the sun once again moves south for the Winter. - Alan Thompson, alan [- at -] BajaSatellite.com, www.bajasatellite.com, (530) 903-4257/33 8421 1142(MX), Todos Santos
Cine Bajo Estrellas: Outdoor Movies In Pescadero - Cine Bajo Estrellas: Outdoor Movies In Pescadero - Cine Bajo Estrellas: Outdoor Movies In Pescadero - Come sit by our warm fires and enjoy a movie under the stars. We are open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights starting at 7:30PM. We serve Popcorn, Hotdogs, and Refreshments. Entry is only $20 Pesos. Check out our website at www.cinebajoestrellas.biz, for showtimes and trailers. Bring your beach chair and relax. CineBajoEstrellas2 [- at -] gmail.com, www.cinebajoestrellas.biz, Pescadero

Insurance 101 - Arandi Torres (www.caboinsurance.com) gave a very informative talk on all types of insurance (auto, house, medical, construction) for the Baja this week. Since we had that fire this week, I was surprised it was not better attended. Everyone who attended walked away more knowledgeable. If you have any questions about any type of insurance, I would not hesitate to contact her. She speaks excellent English, and is able to clearly interpret the insurance process here in Mexico. - Lauren, Todos Santos

Weekly Creative Journal Workshop - Mondays from 3 PM - 5 PM, Suki's Restaurant, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos. Bring more creativity and meaning into your life by keeping a creative journal. Please RSVP on the sunday before. 150 pesos. - Contact: Zoe Edmonds zoe [- at -] artforlifebaja.com, 612-105-0056, www.artforlifebaja.com

The Distillery Presents - The Distillery Culture Night: 007 Skyfall, Sunday, March 10, 7:00pm Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

The Distillery Movie Night: - Hitchcock, Thursday Mar 14, 7:00pm A love story between influential filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock and wife Alma Reville during the filming of Psycho in 1959. Come early and have dinner before the movie to get the best seating. Admission is always free. Our movies look & sound great with the large 8' screen and surround sound stereo system.

Art Show Opening and Artist Reception: Sebastian T. Diaz Duarte Saturday Mar 9, 6:00 - 9:00pm. Meet this award winning artist and enjoy his successful exhibit recently shown in Puerto Vallarta. The collection is called Pig and Chef Simon will feature special pork dishes. Complimentary glass of wine or beer upon arrival.

Check our calendar at www.thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events for other upcoming events. We open at 8am Tuesday thru Sunday serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Try our famous Distillery burger, custom sandwiches or Mexican favorites and  enjoy Chef Simon's evening menu featuring nightly specials. - Roy, roys [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612 145-0098, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos

Found: Tourist Visa - Found a tourist visa on Cerritos beach last Thursday. If anyone is missing their visa, please contact me. - K Mcgregor, gardenfaeries [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-155-5021

New Beginning Course Tai Chi Classes - Mondays, 12:00-1:15PM at LA ARCA. This is a 12-session course starting March 11th. If you are unable to make it for the first week of class, it is still OK to join the second week. Please let us know before the course begins so that we can count you in.

Each class starts with a review up to what was taught in the previous class. After the review, the class learns the next movements in the sequence of the Yang-style form. Sign up for all 12 classes, or just start the series and stay as long as your schedule permits. You can stop taking classes at any time and continue to practice and benefit from the part of the form that you have learned.

Easy to learn. No previous experience is necessary. All ages welcome. Special tuition for seniors and those on a limited income. - Rhoda Jacobs, barakabaja [- at -] gmail.com, www.taichifoundation.org, 612 157 6088


Evening Dharma Talk, March 20 - 7:30 pm, La Arca, Todos Santos. Working with Anger The Buddhist Way, Nina Robinson, visiting teacher to Tsegyalgarwest will be offering this talk. - Contact: Sec tsegyalgarwestsecretary [- at -] gmail.com

Next Rock Art Walk March 10 - Please Join Us! An indigenous culture that persisted for possibly 1,000 years is now long gone, but evidence that the Guaycura and Pericu tribes once lived and thrived here in Baja is all around us.

A local anthropologist associated with the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) has spent the last four years creating a soon-to-be-published photographic journal of pictographs and murals made by these now-extinct peoples around Baja Sur, and in this walk he’ll share with us one of his favorite sites near Todos Santos, a spot that is still not open to the general public. 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM on Sunday, March 10, 2013. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, www.tosea.net, 612-145-0189, Todos Santos

Cuba With Guillermo April 9-16 2013 - It's been on your to do list forever.....Are you going to let another year go by without visiting Cuba, still largely unaffected by the outside world? From late nigh salsa clubs and tobacco plantations, to the Caribbean beaches, Cuba dazzles.With just enough structure, while respecting your freedom for the exploration and serendipity, I found the balance that removes the stress of international travel while retaining the sense of discovery.

April 9/16 could include 7 days and nights of first class acommodations and breakfast in the historic center of Havana, RT airfare from La Paz, all travel logistics and visas, medical insurance, photo oportunities and once in a lifetime experiences. Or you could choose not to go and miss all the fun. There is only space for 10. - Guillermo Bueron Prieto, g_bueron [- at -] yahoo.com, www.guillermolanguageandtravel.com, 612 161 4165, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Fishing Charters - Why deal with a middleman? Come direct to the owner/operator
  • Fully Registered Sportsfishing Company
    • Bilingual Crew
      • Top Quality Tackle and Gear
Whether game fishing or whale watching, contact us for your ocean adventures. Visit our website for full details: www.fishingtodossantos.com or www.todossantosfishingcharters.com.

Package deals available when booking fishing and our casita for your complete holiday - www.bajasurtodossantos.com, or call Lee at 612-119-7880 or Brenda at 624-114-1351

Internet Service Question - My laptop shows a "FrancoNet" Internet Service nearby. If you have this service, I would appreciate some information about it. mssimplicity44 [- at -] gmail.com

The Merlin Inside Workshop - Make your own "Merlin Inside" totem/intention/prayer stick and attract what you want.

March 9th Part 1 Intro class, 9ish to 12ish, light snack served.

March 23 Part 2, "Assembling your intention stick" is 9ish to 5:30ish.

Lunch is served. Total cost 1,600 pesos, 1/2 due at intro class. Class limited to 8 participates. Class held Galeria/Studio Hayles. Email: unmundodeheartswideopen [- at -] gmail.com for reservations. - Nanette, 612 14 50183

Sundays At Baja Beans - Delicious brunch, best coffee, live music, and a great market. Come and enjoy with us! events [- at -] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com

Fine Asian Dining - We are so pleased to announce that Rumi Garden is now rated by Trip Advisor as the #2 restaurant with a 5-star rating out of 48 restaurants in Todos Santos. www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g150777-Todos_Santos_Baja_California.html .

Please see our Trip Advisor reviews at www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g150777-d3627275-Reviews-Rumi_Garden-Todos_Santos_Baja_California.html. We could not have done this without your support and your positive reviews. Thank you so much!

Enjoy fine Asian Dining with a new and exciting menu with many choices and great prices. We also have a new and fantastic cocktail list with many choices. Come relax with fine teas, and surf the web on our free WiFi. Excellent food and prices in a beautiful and soulful space! - Rumi Garden, yanggum [- at -] rumigarden.com, http://www.RumiGarden.com, 612-145-1088, Todos Santos

Singer/songwriter Barry Cloyd's Back At Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. - Hey everybody...Barry's back at Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. in Pescadero on Sunday night starting at 6:00 with Special Guest Mandolin Tom! Bring your gang and check the "acouticallyobssesed" approach to music with Barry's Blues, Celtic, Roots and Originals...accompanied this time by Mr. Mandolin Tom...and watch for more shows and an upcoming Songwriting Workshop to be announced reaaaaal soon! See ya'll "out there"! - Barry Cloyd, barryc1025 [- at -] aol.com, http://www.barrycloyd.com

Looking For A Place To Stay - Looking for a place to stay. hotel, back house, private residence. want to be near good surf. 75-100 per night. Please email me at gallodp [- at -] gmail.com - Chris Gallo, gallodp [- at -] gmail.com, +1 310 804 3321, Todos Santos

To Salsa With Love Final Shows! - Make sure you see this funny, fast paced comedy for it's final nights at Teatro Luna Azul. Latest reviews: 'Loved it and want to see it again! .....brought me joy and laughter.'

'Hilarious! Was the best night we've had in a while...Encourage everyone to see it.'. Friday, March 8, and Saturday March 9, Doors open at 6:30, Showtime 7:30. Tickets at Tecolote. Info & Directions: www.teatrolunaazul.com. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Cocktail Specials Everyday At Tortugas Bar & Grill - Tortugas Bar & Grill has now a special cocktail for every day of the week, from Tuesday to Sunday, buy one get one free. Come try the best cocktails in the area with a great music selection and taste the most delicious meals. We are at Villas de Cerritos Beach, a short walk from the beach. - Juan Pablo Solis, juanpablosolis [- at -] gmail.com, www.facebook.com/tortugasbarandgrill, 6121776078, Pescadero

Bistro Mágico Is Now Open! - Stop by for Breakfast or Lunch and try our tasty crispy blueberry pancakes and falafelito. Daily specials and fresh salads including the classic Salad Nicoise. We have fresh pita bread and organic tea for sale. Open from 9:30 to 3:30 Tues-Sat.

Cozy atmosphere or food to go. Special Crepe Sundays with Dominique (every other Sunday)starting March 17th and Guest Chef Saturday Dinners featuring different ethnic cuisines. Fun! Located in Todos Santos at the corner of Hidalgo & Miltar across from Quesabrosas Gorditas. info [- at -] bistromagico.com, http://www.bistromagico.com, 612 169 9200, Todos Santos

Lost Camera -- Canon G11 - I am missing my beloved G11 Camera that I take with me everywhere--I lost it last week. Possibly in Todos Santos or Pescadero. If you found it please let me know. There will be a reward for you! Thank you! - Zoe Edmonds, 612-105-0056

Buzzards Bay Cantina's Little Black Dress Contest - Buzzards Bay Cantina is going all out with the upcoming Karaoke Contest starting this weekend. Fridays we will have ladies night with Free Drinks for the ladies *Plus* win $$$ for your sexiest Black Dress while you practice Karaoke for Saturdays eliminations and contest finals on April 13th. Win by applause! Check out the latest menu options at http://buzzardsbaycantina.com/Our_Menu.html for food, friends and fun! VISA & MC accepted! See you here at km 105! - Harry Schikora, buzzardsbaycantina [- at -] gmail.com, www.buzzardsbaycantina.com, 624.141.0098

Mac Mouse Wanted - Looking for a wired mac mouse, the one that sells for $49 new from apple, will pay up to $30US for a nice one. Thanks! - Patricia Baum, teampaty [- at -] gmail.com, http://store.apple.com/us/product/MB112LL/B/apple-mouse?fnode=56, 612 1450882, United States
Katie's Jams - Katie will be back at the Baja Beans market this Sunday, March 10, with her yummy jams. She is getting to the end of her supply for the season of mango jam and mango-chile jam so come this weekend to get yours before the last jar sells. She will also have her Chile jam, tropical fruit mix jam, and mint jelly. Hope to see you Sunday! - Katie Lopez, katieinus [- at -] yahoo.com, 624 176 5967

Good Old Home Cookin' - if you love to dine at home but hate to cook, email me. tell me what you would like and i will create it for you. menus available for vegetarians, vegans and regular diets. diabetic and weight loss menus with low sugar, low fat, low calorie dinners and desserts available too. new freezer service available. order a week of dinners, delivered fresh frozen, to your freezer for your convenience. - Diane "the Pie Lady", dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com Todos Santos

El Ganzo Hotel Jazz Night, Tuesday March 12, 2013 - 8pm, El Ganzo Hotel-Puerto Los Cabos, San jose del Cabo. Best Jazz music in town and a special dinner for 2 people $55 USD - Contact: Marisol Melgoza events [- at -] elganzo.com, 624-104-9000, elganzo.com

Buddhist Retreat, March 2-31 - Tsegyalgar West , San Jose del Cabo. "Yoga of the White Ah and Chod Practice Retreat" Awareness of our primordial condition. - Contact: Secretary tsegyalgarwestsecretary [- at -] gmail.com, www.tsegyalgarwest.org

Blue Show - Meet Vincent Lamote - The Blue Show was glorious and thanks to all who participated, but all good things end and you can pick up your work this coming Monday between 11 - 1 at Cafelix. Next year we are celebrating the color green! Also a reminder that Thursday, March 14th at 5:00, Vince Lamote will be the guest speaker at the Meet the Artist series at Cafelix. Vince is truly an artist of our community and we are proud of his commitment to the arts and the talent that he shows in his work. oscarnotori [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos



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Featured Events This Week  Return to Top

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours," "Daily Specials," "Weekly Classes," or other recurring business activities or workshops.)


Friday, March 8
To Salsa With Love - Doors open at 6:30pm, Teatro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. Hot, new comedy from Blue Moon. Showtime 7:30pm. Tickets at Tecolote. Info: www.teatrolunaazul.com bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com
Saturday, March 9
The Merlin Inside Workshop - Make your own "Merlin Inside" totem/intention/prayer stick in two classes. Part 1 Intro class, 9ish to 12ish, light snack served. Part 2 on March 23. Total cost 1,600 pesos, 1/2 due at intro class. Class limited to 8 participants. At Galeria/Studio Hayles. Email: unmundodeheartswideopen [- at -] gmail.com for reservations. - Nanette, 612 14 50183

Jewels & Johnny Nation Perform on East Cape - We'll be playing and hosting the open mike at Crossroads Country Club in Vinorama. Bring the family and your instruments for a little East Cape getaway. http://crossroadscountryclub.com for directions - Jewels Nation, jewelsnation [- at -] gmail.com, http://jewelsandjohnnynation.com, 612-171-3713, Todos Santos

To Salsa With Love - Doors open at 6:30pm, Teatro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. Hot, new comedy from Blue Moon. Showtime 7:30pm. Tickets at Tecolote. Info: www.teatrolunaazul.com bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 2pm-5pm, Cerritos Beach Club and Surf, El Pescadero. Eli Madden plays acoustic Rock and Roll featuring tasty originals and classic rock renditions. Contact: Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip

Live Music Open Mic - 6:30-9:00pm, Cerritos Beach Brewing Co., Pescadero. Will include Papa Dave Troubadour, Love songs. Email to reserve your time slot and bring your instrument. Robert Dale cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, 6121303246, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com

Art Show Opening and Artist Reception - Sebastian T. Diaz Duarte, 6:00 - 9:00pm. Meet this award winning artist and enjoy his successful exhibit recently shown in Puerto Vallarta. The collection is called Pig, and Chef Simon will feature special pork dishes. Complimentary glass of wine or beer upon arrival. - - Roy, roys [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612 145-0098, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos
Sunday, March 10
Next Rock Art Walk - An indigenous culture that persisted for possibly 1,000 years is now long gone, but evidence that the Guaycura and Pericu tribes once lived and thrived here in Baja is all around us. A local anthropologist associated with the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) will share with us one of his favorite sites near Todos Santos, a spot that is still not open to the general public. 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, www.tosea.net, 612-145-0189, Todos Santos

Grateful Dead Tribute - 1pm-4pm, Cerritos Surf Colony, on the beach, Pescadero. Grateful Dead and other Classic Rock favorites by Eli Madden and Randy Leach, guitar and vocals, Marco Tulio, bass and Danny Martinez, drums. Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/mountaingrip

Singer/songwriter Barry Cloyd At Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. - In Pescadero on Sunday night starting at 6:00 with Special Guest Mandolin Tom. - Barry Cloyd, barryc1025 [- at -] aol.com, http://www.barrycloyd.com

The Distillery Culture Night - 007 Skyfall, 7:00pm. - Roy, roys [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612 145-0098, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos
Monday, March 11
Blue Show Take Down - 11-1, Cafelix. - oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com
Tuesday, March 12
Free Gardening Guru Seminar/workshop At La Esquina - 3 pm, La Esquina, Todos Santos. Cathy, the Gardening Guru will answer all your questions on insect, bug, pest and rodent issues in this open forum; the 3rd and final free seminar of the season - Cathy Fuller gardeningguruinc [- at -] gmail.com, 612 107 8588, https://www.facebook.com/berified?fref=ts#!/events/126316307547572/

El Ganzo Hotel Jazz Night - 8pm, El Ganzo Hotel-Puerto Los Cabos, San jose del Cabo. Best Jazz music in town and special dinner for 2 $55 USD - Marisol Melgoza events [- at -] elganzo.com, 624-104-9000, elganzo.com
Thursday, March 14
Meet The Artist - Vincent Lamote - 5-6, Visions Gallery, Cafelix, Todos Santos. Our much loved Vincent Lamote will speak to us about what inspires him as an artist and his thoughts on the future. - Tori Sepulveda oscarnotori [- at -] yahoo.com, www.artistsoftodossantos.com

Art Opening and Reception - 6-7, Visions Gallery, Cafelix, Todos Santos. Works by Todos Santos Artists on display through April 15. - Tori Sepulveda oscarnotori [- at -] yahoo.com, www.artistsoftodossantos.com

The Distillery Movie Night: - Hitchcock, 7:00pm A love story between influential filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock and wife Alma Reville during the filming of Psycho in 1959. - Roy, roys [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612 145-0098, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos

The Baja Onionskin Online - The Baja Onionskin is a printable version of the weekly Community Events Calendar designed to inform visitors to our area. In addition to printed copies, The Onionskin is available online. Download This Week's edition of The Baja Onionskin in PDF format Here: www.bajawesternonion.com/Onionskin/current.pdf
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Misc. Sales and Services Available  Return to Top



Casa Decor in La Paz and Cabo - Indoor And Outdoor Furniture, Patio furniture * Wicker & Rattan* Marble * Rustic hand painted furniture * Copper furniture * Lighting * Kitchen Cabinets * Doors * Floor & Wall covering * Art * Accessories * Metal Furniture* Fountains and Urns * Mexican furniture * Imports from around the world * Financing Available *

Very Unique selection of furniture and accessories. Interior Design service! Custom made furniture! 12 Containers Just Arrived: Outdoor, Wicker, Rattan And And Cast Aluminum Furniture. Big Savings. Very Large Selection!
Largest Selection In The Baja!

Cabo: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos; tel: 614-1768146 - vonage: 888-557-6533 Or contact Mary Aguirre. E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com, www.antiquerowmarket.com / Mex Cell 624-176 8146 La Paz: 12, 000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon 612-129 3364, USA Tel: 303-777-575 / E-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net, www.antiquerowmarket.com

Come In Now And Take Advantage Of The Start Of Our Season Sale!
Big Savings On Many Items!

Massage Table - Earthlite, excellent condition, 29" wide plus a pair of extenders for wider bodies. $200 obo. - Jane Sipe, jasi57 [- at -] juno.com, 612-149-8045

More News From La Canada Del Diablo. - The lamp sale continues. Hand painted Talavera, Black Clay lamps from Oaxaca, and much more. We have a great assortment to choose from. All lamps have UL approved wiring. The best lampshade selection in Todos Santos. All at sale prices.

Own a little piece of Todos Santos history. The last works of famous, foreign founding artist Charles Stewart, are still on display here at La Canada. The family have authorized a 20% discount on all remaining work. Come by and take a look. His work is priced to sell. All unsold work will be returned to the United States at the end of the season. Take advantage of great savings, and a chance to have a Charles Stewart hanging in your home.

We are cleaning house. Pacifico/Corona chairs and tables, they all must go. Not many left. Set of 4 chairs with table, $500.00 pesos. (40.00 us).

Have you ever wanted one of those big sugar molds to use as a candle holder? We have them on sale for 650.00 pesos. (50.00usd) Many to choose from. All original antique wood.

Chilean Pine furniture, 20% off. China cabinets, dressers, desks, and more. All kiln dried. Beautifully finished.
Make your home even more beautiful.

Come by, shop our great prices. See you soon! - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

Trailer For Sale - Trailer by cobra - salem model. 1995, 19 1/2 feet. interior is clean, cute and in excellent condition. has 4 burner stove, oven, refrigerator and freezer, ac and lots of storage bath/tub. $3500 usd. contact lynne at 612-118-3716 or email [- at -] lynnecertain [- at -] gmail.com - Lynne Certain, lynnecertain [- at -] gmail.com, 612-118-3716
Huge Book Sale - I have over one hundred books for sale, mostly non-fiction, all in good condition. Categories include: metaphysical, self help, gardening, DIY, home design, astronomy, health, actors scenebooks, cats, poetry, woman's studies, spirtual, and more. All books are in English. Prices range from 10p to 100p (with most of them being 50p and under). The sale will be from 4-8 everyday from March 11-15th at my home – see directions below. You can email me with any questions you may have.

Directions: On the highway to Pescadero go past the Pemex and past the turnoff into town. Drive 2/10 of a mile and you will see Napoli's Pizza on the left. Directly across from the store turn right (there's a sign for Baja Beans at the turn). Drive approximately 1 mile and you will see a large walled community (The Tequila Factory) with a gate and guard house. Turn right just before the guard house. Then turn left almost immediately. Follow the big wall toward the beach. Just before the beach take a right. We are the first house on the right. The house is large, white, has blue and green trim, lots of palms out front. There will be a green car in the carport. - Bonnie O'Neill, bajapeacewear [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero
1987 Toyota 4-runner - 4x4, Manual transmission, color- white, stock hard-top convertible with roll bar, 171,000 miles on 4-cyl. engine, top-performing Bilstein shocks, good tires, well-maintained, reliable, imported with Mexican plates, back seat has back rests and seat belts but no bench seat. Missing a few other little pieces. $2500 US obo - Lianne Armitage, Bajahealingmassage [- at -] gmail.com, 624 100 3112, San Jose Del Cabo

Palms For Sale - Come and walk around a fantastic palm-plantation – we have over 30 different varieties of palms - over 10 000 palms. We have palms of all sorts in cultivation pots that you could take home in a pick-up truck, or we could arrange to move some statement palms with our crane-truck. We are located in Todos Santos. Click on the link to Craigslist to see some great photos.

To find us: From the center of Todos Santos, drop down Topeté and follow that all the way to the stop sign. Go left at the stop sign – Café La Esquina will be on your left, keep going right by Casa Dracula on your right, by the school on your right and follow the new pavement to the stop sign. On the pole straight ahead of this stop sign there is one of our signs – it is at the bottom of several directional signs and says, ‘HDP – ventas en palma’. Go off the pavement straight ahead here and follow this road for about 1/3 mile where you will see the entry to our plantation on the left. There is a sign on the gate which says, ‘Huerta Del Pacifico’. Email if you have any questions – Dean McQuillen: todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, or call Nepo our plantation manager [- at -] 612.152.6785 (Nepo speaks Spanish - he will be able to show you around and give you prices). - Dean Mcquillen, bajasur.en.craigslist.com.mx/grd/3596593252.html

Ford F-150 4x4 - Ford f-150, 4x4, 4 door, automatic, all new trans, low mile mojo. 612 142 8496 - John Molea, jmolea [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612 143 8496, Todos Santos

250 CC Quad 1500 - quad, brand new, 250 cc, run excel. tel 612 142 8496 - John Molea, jmolea [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612 143 8496, Todos Santos
35-step Facial Treatment -->> - White Sand Massage and Day Spa has developed a 35-step Signature Facial with sterilized steam vapor and high frequency laser which can be viewed with photos and full description on our main website. We are open daily from 10am-6pm, and located at 115 H.C. Militar in downtown Todos Santos. Call or email for appointment. info [- at -] WhiteSandMassage.com, www.WhiteSandMassage.com/facials.htm, (612) 145-0571, Todos Santos

New Mailbox Service In Baja! - Columbia Smart box is THE NEW way to receive mail or parcels in Baja California... Tired of searching a for a mailbox partner? you can get a Columbia Smart Box for only $ 14.50 USD a month just for you! Start saving today on bringing your mail and parcels from the US, and for an extra charge, we can search or buy your items within the US and deliver them at your doorstep. - Joaquin Ayala, infosmartbox [- at -] columbiaexport.net, nextel 62*18017*36 or (612)1880392, La Paz
Propane Refrigerators By Crystal Cold - Built by the Amish these refrigerators offer a 3 year warranty. 11 cu ft to 21 cu ft. We deliver to your location. - Jim Coulson, jimcoulsoncontractor [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.propanerefrigerator.com/, 612 183 1077, Baja California Sur

For Sale: Trailer - 27' 1997 Wildwood Trailer. 12' slide out. A/C, Microwave. With or without solar. Ex. cond. $14,000. USD OBO. Stored in La Paz. Moving to SJDC soon. Can deliver.
rossmexico [- at -] hotmail.com. Will reply ASAP - Ross Goltz, rossmexico [- at -] hotmail.com, no phone, Baja California Sur
Palms For Sale! - I have multiple varieties of palm trees for sale. Royals, Plumosos, Bird Of Paradise, Garden Palms, Washingtonians, Coco Palms, Canaries and Jelly Palms. Papayas, Bananas and more. Many different sizes available. Reasonable prices. If necessary I can help with transplanting, landscaping and setting up drip irrigation. 612-153-6029 - David, 612-153-6029, Baja California Sur

Need a Ride to or From the Airport? Or Someone to Assist You With Errands? - I am a young, bilingual Christian man and I can provide you with rides to or from the La Paz or San Jose Del Cabo airports.

I can also help you with courier services, errands, or navigating the intricacies of dealing with Mexican businesses and the government; Car Registrations, TelCel and TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc. Also offering weekly mail/grocery/supplies pick up in Cabo San Lucas/La Paz for individuals, restaurants and hotels.

Reasonable Rates - Ernesto, Cel. 612-117-7497, ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

Art Supplies Sale - Oils, acrylics, brushes, watercolors, pastels, allon sale. If you are in town, call me, Jorge Agruel, 612 120 2434(cell) or email me to see the products on sale. All May! - Jorge Agruel, the_art_shop [- at -] hotmail.com, www.artelapaz.blogspot.com, 612-120-2434, La Paz

Do You Need Home Services? - Electronic equipment repair, mechanical work, installation of mirrors and fittings, soldering of doors and windows, etc. Contact us, we are a team of prefesionals. Tel. 612-117-7497. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.

Necesitas algun servicio a domicilio? Reparación de equipos electrónicos, trabajos mecanicos, instalación de espejos y herrajes, soldadura de puertas y ventanas, etc. Contactanos, somos un equipo de prefesionales. Cel. 612-117-7497. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.



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Featured Local Services Directory  Return to Top

Accounting Services
Frimar Group - SECOFI, INM, IMSS, foreign investments, FM2/3, registrations, immigration, property management, utility payments, water, CFE, fideicomiso, water rights. - E.C.M. Raquel Martinez Peralta, frimargroup [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-14-86907, Todos Santos.

Airport Transportation - Errands
Ernesto Miranda - Rides to/from La Paz/SJDC airports, courier services, errands, help dealing with Mexican business and gov't; Car Registrations, TelCel/TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc. - 612-117-7497, ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com
Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero

Meeting Space
Rumi Garden - Todos Santos - Perfect setting for your Yoga or Meditation Group, Workshop, Retreat, Meeting, Music Event, Presentation, Party, or Get Together. A peaceful and serene space in a beautiful, landscaped Zen garden and fountain. Full-service restaurant, catering, refreshments and food available. For more info, contact us. - Rumi Garden, Degollado Avenue, Todos Santos. - Rumi Garden, Yanggum [- at -] RumiGarden.com, www.rumigarden.com/, 612-145-1088, Todos Santos
RV And Boat Towing
Baja RV and Boat Towing - Wherever you would like us to bring your boat or RV: Baja, USA, Canada. For further information, call us at 011-52-612-152-6065; or drop us an email at bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com. You can also visit our web site at www.bajawheeling.com. bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-6065

Satellite TV/Water Systems
Todos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-104-2000, Todos Santos.
Solar Water Heating Systems
Solstice Solar Of Baja - Want a warm pool or hot shower without paying high energy bills? Visit Solstice Solar of Baja's website to learn about our quality systems designed for Southern Baja. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846 or 624-142-8002

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted  Return to Top



Casa Del Oro - New on the market. Beautiful house located in Los Barriles. Turn key. 2 bedroom, 1 bath, fenced, with mature fruit trees, orchids, mangos, outdoor badega, shower, covered patio. Only a 10 minute walk to the beach and restaurants. Price; $209,000 usd. - Rosa Maria Unzon Steere, rosasolo [- at -] telmexmail.com, www.bahia-realestate.com , 624 141 0277, Los Barriles

Creative, Fun Family Looking For Rental Or House Sit - We have lived in Mexico for 9 years. 8 years in Puerto Vallarta and 5 months in San Jose. I am an event designer and my husband is an artist who can also fix/build anything (yes anything!). We have decided to move to Todos Santos with the goal of raising our daughter there and planting roots. I am organized and creative. He is artistic, hard working and fantastic with tools (and a great barrista!).

My daughter is an active, inquisitive 4 year old who Will Not write on your walls but will sing nonsense songs with rainbows and happy in them. If you have a house sit, property management or a great, affordable rental up for grabs available beginning of May 2013, please email us! - Mishka Aznoe, amishkadesigns [- at -] yahoo.com, www.mishkadesignsmexico.com, 3221182979, Todos Santos

Lot Near Beach - Want to sell approx. 750 m/2 next to las tunas and beach. Area has both water and power. Asking price is $35,000 USD. Seller may carry back a note for finance. The town of Todos Santos is just ten minutes away. arechiga66 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

March RV Rental And Space - Comfy rv and good covered space in best todos Santos park with swimming pool. the month of March only at US$350 dlls per month. Available immediately until noon on the 30th of March. 612 176 5877. Gillian - Gillian Herbert, gillyndolly [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 176 5877, Todos Santos

Casa For Sale - East Cape Area Los Barriles. Charming casa located a stones throw from the sun-drenched beach of Buenos Aires. One minute walk to the beach, Fully furnished, this casa boasts unobstructed views to the sea of Cortez and the Sierra Madre mountains to the west. Turn Key 1 bedroom, 1 bath, fully furnished, kitchen with all the appliances, covered patio, ceiling fans in all rooms, air conditioning. Inquiries: 624-141-0277, www.bahia-realestate.com

Rental In Gated Community - Located Between Pescadero and Elias Calles. Furnished, small but charming house in gated community. Suitable for a couple experienced with solar power. Fantastic views of mountains, arroyo and ocean. Long term applicants with great references only. One year term with possible additional year extension. Available March 1st. - EHcoz [- at -] aol.com, 612-176-2822

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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted  Return to Top

Note: Ads will run for two weeks unless dated. Please list the date in the title, and specify which airport. Goes without saying, everyone shares expenses for beer, gas, food, etc

To remove your ad if you find a ride or caravan, let us know here: www.bajawesternonion.com/submitarticle.asp
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Ride Offer From So Cal To Los Cabos - I will be departing from Palm Springs on March 11th for Cabo San Lucas. Plan is to depart from San Diego on March 12th arriving southern Baja on the 14th. Ride share offered in exchange for splitting cost of gas. Also interested in caravaning with another group. Car is 2004 Mazda 3 sedan, a comfortable and dependable ride. If interested, please call, text or email. Safe travels! - Angie Morey, amorey [- at -] gmail.com, 510-717-0043

Driving: Portland Or To La Paz - The date is exactly final: it looks it will be mid-March coming, I will drive my vehicle + light box-trailer from Portland (via LA-area) down the Baja to La Paz. I consider a companion for this voyage, non-smokers and easy going preferred. You pay for your room + board as we travel safely in good order. Interested? let me know -- and I will send you my Phone #. J.I. - J I, 541-554-0620, United States

Heading North To The States - Leaving March 16th or 17th either by ferry to Guaymas or up the peninsula. Looking for passenger willing to share expenses. contact Denise. Gracias - Denise L'heureux, deborahdenise2 [- at -] gmail.com, 612 118 0424, Baja California Sur

Caravan Partner Wanted - I’d like to caravan with another vehicle up the Baja. Will be departing San Jose del Cabo Monday 3/18. Planning to stay Monday night 3/18 in Mulege (Hotel Serenidad), Tuesday night 3/19 in El Rosario (Hotel Baja Cactus) and cross the border at Tecate Wednesday 3/20. Schedule could be a day earlier or later. - Ron Kunzelman, ronkunz [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-142-1694, cell 044-624-164-3297, San Jose Del Cabo

Looking For Someone Traveling To Vancouver Near Spring Break - Looking for someone flying to Vancouver around spring break time. Thanks! T1atthelagoon [- at -] gmail.com

Caravan North To Tecate - I live in Loreto, am planning to drive to the USA/Phoenix area via Tecate around March 19-20. have done the drive solo and in caravan an number of times, prefer the latter. meet up in Loreto, then one or two nights after that on the road, am flexible. - Roberta Henry, rhintransit [- at -] yahoo.com, 602-324-3525US/613-111-3983Mx, Baja California Sur

Drive North - Driving north (Todos Santos - San Diego) around March 23, looking for passenger and/or caravan. - Sara Gay Dammann, sgdamm2002 [- at -] gmail.com, 612 111 2020 , Todos Santos

Available For Ride Share Or Transport - 35 year old female and 12 lb adult dog looking to travel back to Washington State from Todos Santos. I am available to depart anytime late March (around the 28th) through the first week of April.the end of March or first week of April. I can ride share or transport your vehicle for you. I have done the drive several times in my own vehicle and speak Spanish so I would be an asset to the northbound journey. - Loni, lonijbeyer [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 14 26921

Ride To Las Vegas Or San Diego? - Looking for a ride up to Las Vegas, need to be there mid-day April 20. Willing to arrive a few days before, too. Anyone planning to head through there around this time? If not, are you planning on heading up through San Diego mid-April? (could then catch a flight from SD to Vegas). Me: Nick Triolo. Late 20's, Male, from California, easy-going, into outdoors. Contact me! 624-150-5859, nicktriolo [- at -] gmail.com. Gracias! - Nick Triolo, nicktriolo [- at -] gmail.com, http://jasminedialogues.wordpress.com/, 6241505859, Todos Santos


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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)  Return to Top

Let us know if you find or place your pet so we can remove your ad -

Lost Yellow Lab - Lost Yellow Lab, 1 year old, neutered male from upper Las Brisas or Las Tunas area. Blue collar. May have followed some bicyclists as he lives near the trails. Alba and Valente, the owners, are friends of mine who love their animals and miss him very much. He is large for a lab and very friendly. Last seen 10 days ago around the 23rd of February. Please call Penny if you have him. - Penny Brozda, pennybrozda [- at -] mac.com, 6121477550, Baja California Sur

Lost & Found Dogs - If you have lost your dog please check our Baja Dogs La Paz Official fb site to see if your dog is listed there. If you think your dog has been stolen or somehow may be in La Paz send his/her pic to Lostdogs [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org. Claudia will post your dog and this is sent out to more than 600 people as well as posted on our fb site. You can also print these Posters and distribute them. Our success rate is very high approx 80% result in reuniting pet with owner. You can sign up to receive this service also. - Claudia H., bdlp [- at -] BAJADOGSLAPAZ.ORG, www.bajadogslapaz.org, 612 255 8948

Not Getting Enough Affection? - Need some loving? There are many beautiful cats and kittens just waiting to purr for you at Kitty Heaven. You could visit with them once a week or as often as you like. You might even want to help clean up a bit or maybe buy them some food. Why don't you come for a visit? - they love meeting new friends. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250

Good Info On What To Do If You Lose Your Dog In Baja (or Anywhere) - This excellent article courtesy of Baja Insider: www.bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm - The Baja Western Onion


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