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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Featured Events This Week    
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And The Quilt Goes To ... - Congratulations to Erick Ochoa, the happy winner of the beautiful hand embroidered ocean themed quilt by the women of Manos Magicas. This year’s quilt raffle raised a record 10,000 pesos, which will be used to support the handicraft projects of Manos Magicas. Manos Magicas is a cooperative of women exchanging skills and working together to offer hand made crafts for sale, as a means of providing income to local Mexican artisan women in need. Mil gracias to all who purchased raffle tickets and to the many businesses and individuals who helped make this year’s quilt raffle such a huge success! - Connie Mical, 178-0081, Todos Santos

El Triunfo Festival De Arte - Sunday, March 17th, 2013, 9am-5pm. This is an all-day event featuring local, national, and international artists. Displays will be open from 9am to 3pm. Dance and music on the outdoor stage, under the direction of La Cultura Municipal de La Paz, begins at 3pm. Invited artist, Luna Itzel, is said to have one of the most beautiful and expressive voices on Mexico’s contemporary music scene. Piano and poetry events in the Museo de la Musica begin at 11am. Pianists will give 40 minute performances beginning with guest musicians Jonathan, Puerto Rican Pianist, at 11:30am, and Crus Halle, Pianist with Loyda Vazquez, Soprano Vocalist at 4:00pm. Christian Schleifer, Resident Pianist, will perform at 1:30pm, playing selections from Gershwin, Bernstein, and other composers as time permits.

Attention all artists: Three meter by three meter spaces are available for 200 pesos with your own table and shade. Inquire about availability of tables/shade when you register with Mary Zonia Diaz at 612-11-97-668 (cellular) or email her at creazonya [- at -] yahoo.com with your phone number, what type of art you want to exhibit, and any questions you may have. All participants should arrive at 8am to set up their materials. - Mary Zonia Diaz, Courtesy, Baja Pony Express, 612-11-97-668, El Trinufo

Gypsy Carpenters At Wind And C - This Friday night Wind and C at Los Cardones present The Gypsy Carpenters. The Gypsy Carpenters sing and play an acoustic array of Americana and jazzy folk. There will be a few Irish tunes to welcome St.Paddy's day, too. Friday night, 6:00-8:00. Come on down for our legendary margaritas and toe tappin' folk tunes. - Windspirit Aum, windc [- at -] pacific.net, www.facebook.com/WindandC, 612 142 5617, Pescadero
A Huge Thank You - Gail and I want to thank everyone who attended the opening party for my new pastel works at Caffe de Todos Santos on Thursday evening. It was both gratifying and humbling that so many people took the time to join us. Thanks, too, to Los Toyacos for their wonderful music and especially to the entire staff of Caffe de Todos Santos for the delicious food and wine. The paintings will be on exhibition for the next two weeks or so. Please contact me directly if you wish to make a purchase. Again, thank you, everyone. - Mike Mcallister, heronsneststudio [- at -] gmail.com, 044-612-152-6166, Todos Santos

Singles Mixer - At Baja Beans, Wednesday, March 13, from 1:00-3:00. All welcome; bring a friend! - Sandra Sutphen, ssutphen [- at -] fullerton.edu, 612-155-5312, Todos Santos

Save The Date: May 4-5 Gastrovino Festival ! - Gastronomically good news for all you Baja Wine and Gastronomy lovers. The Second Annual GastroVino Festival is coming up. More Mexican wineries, more gourmet restaurants, more entertainment... Stay tuned for ticket information. Saturday on Calle Hidalgo and Sunday in the Plaza Pública. 2-7pm. Salud! La Bodega de Todos Santos, Calle Hidalgo, Downtown Todos Santos. Tues-Sat 12-7pm, Tastings on Monday and Wednesday 5-8pm - La Bodega De Todos Santos, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612 152 0181, Baja California Sur

Baja Shakespeare's 13th Season - Tickets are moving fast for this year’s Aloha, A Hawaiian Night’s Dream filled with sarong-draped women and bare chested men! Make your reservations now. Will Call - nanatembden [- at -] ymail.com or 624-141-0593. At Rancho Buena Vista Resort, doors open 6:00 pm, shows start 7:00 pm – Dates; March 21-24. Tickets; $20usd/250p. And don’t forget, the 20th Annual Festival des Artes takes place on Sunday, March 24th, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Hotel Las Palmas de Cortez in Los Barriles, featuring great local artists, music, dance groups plus wonderful food. Two fabulous events in one weekend! - Los Barriles

The Distillery Movie Night- Hitchcock - Thursday March 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.

The Distillery Culture Night - St. Patrick's Day w/ Green Beer - Sunday, March 17, 7:00pm  Come enjoy a night of GREEN beer with corned beef and other Irish favorites.   Every customer that comes in wearing green get a FREE green beer at The Distillery bar.  Dart competition with prizes.

Check our calendar at http://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

Circus Yoga Workshop For All Ages! - At Luna Azul Sunday, March 17. CircusYoga is a playful, multi-generational practice that blends the consciousness of yoga with the communal celebration of circus! Kids, adults and whole families are welcome to come and play! We will end the workshop with the co-creation and presentation of our very own CIRCUS! Please contact me for more details! Sunday, March 17 1PM-5PM at Teatro Luna Azul. Map and directions at http://teatrolunaazul.com. - Jewels Nation, jewelsnation [- at -] gmail.com, http://circusyoga.com, 612-171-3713, Todos Santos

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


Home Schooling & Private Tutoring In Pescadero - Modern one room schoolhouse with 1,000+ book library is available for home schooling in the morning and private tutoring in the afternoon. There are a few spaces available in the classroom. Age range is first grade to 12th grade. Classes are in English, taught by an experienced teacher. Land's End offers a safe and encouraging atmosphere for learning. Please call or email for more information. - Michella Rotalo, michellajean [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-147-7537, Pescadero
Enjoy The Warmth - and sunshine on the patio as you listen to the musings of the talented writers of Todos Santos. Open reading, Sunday, March 17th at 3:00 pm (note earlier start time), Michael's Gallery. Hosted this month by Chris Day as I am freezing in Chicago! All are welcome to read their original works, FIVE minutes long please. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 145 0821

Buddhist Retreat, March 23-31 - Correction in dates: Buddhist Retreat, March 23-31 - Tsegyalgar West , San Jose del Cabo. "Yoga of the White Ah and Chod Practice Retreat" Awareness of our primordial condition. All levels welcome with sincere interest. Come on March 20th for an intro Dharma Talk at La Arca 7:30pm to meet Nina Robinson! - Sec, tsegyalgarwestsecretary [- at -] gmail.com, www.tsegyalgarwest.org

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

Solar Power Panels/Installater Sought - Seriously looking for an experienced supplier and installer of a solar-power-panels installation for a 2000 sq ft home. Is there anybody such person or a local BCS company to be recommended? Replies to: jonn.izzik [- at -] hotmail.com. Gracias! - Jonn, jonn.izzik [- at -] hotmail.com, La Paz

Wanted To Buy Refrigerator - Hello, I would like to purchase a medium sized refrigerator in good condition. Thank you in advance. - Sumitra Peterson, photosumitra [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612 151-3848

Wanted: Pet Carry Box - Looking for a medium sized pet carry box for the airplane. My 8 month old golden lab, Layla, needs a box 24" high by 36" long, crate with side bolts, to get home. I would love to buy your used one. Donna Billick - Donna Billick, rockartus [- at -] aol.com, 530 2195918, Todos Santos

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

Satsang With Stephan Bodian - Saturday, March 16. Author of Wake Up Now: A Guide to the Journey of Spiritual Awakening. Meditation, teachings, dialogue, and self-inquiry in the tradition of Zen and Advaita Vedanta. First and third Saturdays, 9:30- 11 am, February-April. Free. Rumi Garden (in the shade). - , www.stephanbodian.org

Exquisite Home Made Paella "la Sirena Encantada" - Exquisite traditional Home Made Paella, made with authentic and premium quality ingredients. Unique concept in Todos Santos, with options to choose from, according to our customer’s needs. You can pick up your paella ready to go, for home or beach lunch. Home delivery for lunch or dinner. Chef at home, we prepare the paella in your house, or wherever you prefer, in a picnic or at the beach, we make your reunion spectacular and full of flavor. (Catering and prep. on site). Order Paella de la Sirena Encantada for an unforgetable dinner! Contact: Mónica Velázquez (612) 149-1552 / Vivianne Jáuregui (612) 152-3798 sirenaencantadats [- at -] gmail.com, www.facebook.com/sirenaencantadatodossantos?ref=hl

La Sirena Encantada presenta su exquisita tradicional Paella de la Casa hecha con ingredientes auténticos y de primera calidad. Concepto único en Todos Santos con opciones a elegir de acuerdo a las necesidades de nuestros clientes. Puedes pasar a recoger tu paella lista para comer en tu casa o en un almuerzo a la playa. Entrega a domicilio, te llevamos tu paella a tu casa. Chef en casa, preparamos tu paella en tu casa, o donde tu prefieras, en un día de campo o en la playa, hacemos tu reunión espectacular y llena de sabor. Contacto: Vivianne Jáuregui (612) 152-3798 - Mónica Velázquez, (612) 149-1552, Todos Santos BCS - Mónica Velázquez, sirenaencantadats [- at -] gmail.com, www.facebook.com/sirenaencantadatodossantos?ref=hl

Looking For A Trailer - I'm looking for a trailer, no matter the model as long as it is clean, with stove, fridge, air conditioner. Please send pictures - Kat Garcia, kareka1977 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 111 9367 cell, Baja California Sur

Invitation to Re-use Building Waste - We have alot of building waste out here in my La Ahorcadita neighborhood.(Next to Las Tunas) This area has been the dumping place for a long time. This concrete rubble doesn't look very pretty in our lovely arroyos but it could look pretty as a patio, wall, garden paver, retaining wall, firepit, road, etc. More ideas from www.ehow.com. Please call or email me if you need some of it....as I walk the arroyos I know where the good stuff is. Also can send you some pictures. Christina - Christine Douglas, cdoug1946 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-103-7021, Todos Santos

Need Freezer Chest - I am looking for a freezer (top loading) with minimum interior dimensions of 16"x24"x28". Call me 612-171-4535. - Paul Bumann, paul [- at -] boominenterprises.com, 612-171-4535, Todos Santos

Gearing Up for the Big Spay Day! - The wonderful, dedicated, generous vets and vet techs from Colorado are coming back in March to hold another spay and neuter clinic. As always they will need help from our community. They will hold the clinic March 21, 22 and 23. Perhaps on your next trip to Costco or Citi Club you could pick up some large garbage bags or alcohol "Protec alcohol etilico desnaturalizado" or adult diapers - not the pants kind, the flat ones. For the animals not the vets or volunteers! And let us know if you would like to volunteer - it is a very rewarding experience! - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com

Another Phony Phishing Email - Here is yet another Email attempt to infect your computer and/or steal your personal information, this time by pretending to be sent from HughesNet:
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Pending Message!
Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2013 05:44:01 +0900 (JST)
From: HughesNet Customer Support Centre (mail [- at -] hughes.net)
To: alan [- at -] hughes.net

Dear HughesNet User ,

your two incoming mails were placed on pending status due to the recent upgrade to our database,

In order to recieve the messages Click here.to login and wait for responds from HughesNet.

We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

Regards,HughesNet.
Note the misspelling of the word "receive," the use of the word "responds" instead of "response," poor grammar, and the many punctuation and spacing errors. Also, if you hover your mouse over the link at Click here, and look down to the lower left corner of your browser window or Email client, you will see that the real link is going to someone's hacked site at saglikkonulari.org, and not HughesNet.com (I disabled the phisher's link in this example).

Please distrust and delete this, and all similar Emails. - Alan, alan [- at -] BajaSatellite.com, Todos Santos

Best Tamales Ever - Alma's Tamales stand on the corner of Militar & M de Leon ( right next to Kales Organic produce stand) are the best darn tamales I've ever had in my life! You've got to try these, these are not the skinny ones with no real filling inside, Manny & Alma have big large stuffed tamales with the best freshest local ingredients inside. The masa has flavor then you hit the wonderous filling that is quite good. All meat tamales are $15 pesos and the pinapple desert is $10. They have 4 regular and one desert tamale:
  1. Chicken- verde
  2. Mixto -chile, cheese and chicken
  3. Beef - Rojo
  4. Pork - Rojo or verde
Do yourself a favor a give them a try you will be happy that you did. Alma is there from 4 pm till she sells out which happens everyday. - Larry Crowson

Thank You Baja Musicians! - I Want to thank all the Musicians, Tim Lang, kirtus, Cowboy, Greg, Bob from Cerritos Brewing Co.. Jewels, Leo, Barry, John, Tony.. and all the many fabulous Music Makers i was lucky enough to play My Electric Violin with on my recent 3 week stay in Baja. What talented and fabulous people. Thank You, may we meet again! "Back to Santa Fe" VioLinda. Linda Dunnill heavenlylinda [- at -] gmail.com, 505-474-8359

Looking For A Vehicle To Rent - Very reliable and responsible 42 year old woman looking for a vehicle to rent from time to time to get to cerritos beach from todos santos, and to pick up family at the airport once or twice. Please email me at rawrobyn [- at -] gmail.com. Thank you!!, Robyn. - Robyn Unrau, rawrobyn [- at -] gmail.com


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Exchange Rate - Mexican Pesos to $1 USD - Courtesy exchange-rates.org



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.)


Wednesday, March 13
El Ganzo Film Club - 7:30 pm, Hotel El Ganzo, San Jose del Cabo - Puerto Los Cabos. Hosted by art director Marco Niro whose credits include Troy, Master and Commander, among other amazing movies. - Marisol Melgoza events [- at -] elganzo.com, 624 104 9000, elganzo.com

Singles Mixer - Baja Beans, Pescadero, 1:00-3:00. All welcome; bring a friend! - Sandra Sutphen, ssutphen [- at -] fullerton.edu, 612-155-5312
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
Friday, March 15
Live Music & $5 USD Cocktails - 8:00 pm, Hotel El Ganzo - Puerto Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo. Classic songs with Chaplin followed by special guest DJ - Marisol Melgoza events [- at -] elganzo.com, 624 104 9000, elganzo.com

Gypsy Carpenters At Wind And C - Los Cardones, Pescadero, presents The Gypsy Carpenters, 6:00-8:00. - Windspirit Aum, windc [- at -] pacific.net, www.facebook.com/WindandC, 612 142 5617
Saturday, March 16
Satsang With Stephan Bodian - Author of Wake Up Now:A Guide to the Journey of Spiritual Awakening, www.stephanbodian.org. 9:30- 11 am., Rumi Garden. - Rumi Garden, www.rumigarden.com, Todos Santos

Viva El Amor, An Evening Of Love Songs With Tracy Durland - 7-9pm, Cafelix, Todos Santos. Experience the magic of timeless American Jazz and beloved Clasicas Romanticas of Mexico as Tracy Durland warms your heart and reminds us that "each day is Valentine's Day".. Contact: Felix Guluarte salesboy_vagu [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 145 0568

Music By Joe Firstman - 7:30 pm, Acoustic singer and songwriter Joe Firstman appears at La Esquina, Todos Santos - www.laesquinats.com

Noche Cubana - Special Menu with Roast Pork, plantains, black beans and rice, avocado onion salad, & flan. w. Guest Chef, Mayra Cejas de Buser, 6:30 pm, Bistro Magico, Todos Santos, 250p per person, BYOB, Reservations required. - Bistro Magico, 612-169-9200, info [- at -] bistromagico.com
Sunday, March 17
El Triunfo Art Festival - 9am-3pm, El Centro, El Triunfo. This year's festival will provide financial support to local youth sports programs. There will be music groups and dancers performing on the outdoor stage. The Piano Museum will have music and poetry. - Maryzonia Diaz creazonya [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-11-97-668 (cellular)

Mexican Brunch in SJDC - 11:00 am, Hotel El Ganzo - Puerto Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo. Live music and the best view in town $30 USD. - Marisol Melgoza events [- at -] elganzo.com, 624 104 9000, elganzo.com

Circus Yoga Workshop For All Ages - 1PM-5PM, Teatro Luna Azul. Map and directions at teatrolunaazul.com. - Jewels Nation, jewelsnation [- at -] gmail.com, http://circusyoga.com, 612-171-3713, Todos Santos

Open Reading - 3:00 pm, Michael's Gallery, on the patio. Hosted by Chris Day. All welcome to read original works, no more than 5 minutes, please. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 145 0821

The Distillery St. Patrick's Party - 6:30PM, The Distillery, Todos Santos. Green beer, 1 free beer if you are wearing green, dart competition, corned beef & Irish music. - Roy, roys [- at -] thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, www.thedistillery.mx

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. Please feel free to print and distribute to your guests and visitors. - The Baja Western Onion

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Anyone planning an event should check the Online Community Calendar
before choosing a date to see if something else is already planned and avoid conflicts. - The Baja Western Onion

Misc. Sales and Services Available  Return to Top



Mature, Experienced & Dependable Estate Management - A mature single American gentleman is available to offer you his services as a ‘House Sitter’. Professional and comprehensive, I’m capable of insuring the security & upkeep of your property while you are out of the country. Ready to provide smart estate management in exchange for modern accommodation and any reasonable consideration. Open to discussion regarding situations anywhere within the greater Todos Santos to San Jose del Cabo corridor. I’m currently in the TS area. Please contact Richard at (USA Skype #) 949 734 4173 or via Skype (username)donwanderer. Email; donwanderer [- at -] yahoo.com. - Richard Love, donwanderer [- at -] yahoo.com, www.tropicalproject.com, 01 949 734 4173 , Todos Santos

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!
Misc. Sales And Services Available - (2) New Dune Buggies with Bill of Sale and Warranty. (1) 4 Passenger 1000CC 4 Speed (1) 2 Passenger 600CC 5 Speed. Great for Sand and Back-Roads. Economical and way Fun! - David, dgschochenm [- at -] gmail.com, 612-139-1297

Yamaha Green Generator - 4 stroke generator runs awsum, used once during power outage and its 5 months old, 7125 watts starting with 5700 watts running, easy to start an move around, reliable. 900 usd/peso's - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074, Baja California Sur

Audio Video, CCTV, Low Voltage - Professional, reliable, knowledgable audio video and low voltage services. We design, engineer and install camera systems, internet, audio video, lighting, control and shading systems. New or retro residential and commercial applications. Well versed in trouble shooting existing systems or redesigning to suit current and future needs. Bars, restaurants, hotels, offices, schools, casinos, industrial, commercial and residential. Product lines include:
  • Crestron, AMX, BSS Audio
  • London Soundweb, SoundTube, JBL Professional
  • Sanyo, Universal Remote Control, Lutron Lighting
  • Lutron Wireless Shading Systems, DaLite Screens, Nuvo Technologies, RTI, and more
Fully trained and certified by our manufacturers. Will travel throughout Baja Sur. Looking forward to the opportunity to work with you! Call 044-624-165-2984 for more information or email patrick [- at -] cabocustoms.com. Portfolio link: www.facebook.com/cabocustoms.av - Patrick Koch, patrick [- at -] cabocustoms.com, www.cabocustoms.com, 044-624-165-2984, Cabo San Lucas

Need To Sell - Large Seagrass Rugs - I need to sell two beautiful Seagrass woven rugs with bound edges that are in near new condition. These are very expensive custom sized rugs with a built in rug pad. They are heavy to move (takes several people) but look fantastic in a hotel or house. Large 9.9 x 15; X-Large 13 x 30. $1500 US for both or best offer- I need to sell them soon. Please email for photos. Thank you - Rachel , rachel [- at -] buildingcabo.com, 624 176 7669, Cabo San Lucas

Lucky Nails - Unisex Salon Mireya. Hair stylist, pedicures, manicures, acrylic nails and waxing. All services at a reasonable price in a comfortable atmosphere. Call for an appointment: 612-143927. English spoken. One block west of Fruteria Lizarraga on Militar. - Mireya Segura, 6121439274, Todos Santos
Two Mountain Bikes For Sale - Two bicycles (male and female) that fit people around 5'9" for sale in Todos Santos. Great for biking around town or on the trails. We're leaving Baja, but the bikes should stay here. They can be yours for $100 USD each! mikevallano [- at -] gmail.com

Hewlitt Packard Ink Cartridges For Sale - I can no longer use the following HP ink cartridges. Unused and unopened, they are priced to sell, and at the comparatively less USA price points:
  • HP #21 (Black Ink) – 2 available: 1 for $15usd/$180mxn or both for $25usd/310mxn.
  • HP #27 (Black Ink) – 2 available: 1 for $20usd/$250mxn or both for $35usd/430mxn.
  • HP#28 (Tri-color Ink) – 1 available: $25usd/310mxn
  • HP#22 (Tri-color Ink) – 1 available: $20usd//$250mxn
If you want to purchase a combination of this reserve, basically, the more you buy the more you save. Just get in touch and we'll make a deal. - Jennifer Rosen, jenniferleighrosen [- at -] yahoo.com, 145 0349, Todos Santos

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

Chica's Salon News - Chica's Salon has moved to the back of the Ricardo Amigo Real Estate office at Juarez y Topete (at the stop sign). Stop by & see my awesome new salon! Mani's & Pedi's using only top of the line scrubs & lotions. Call or email to book an appointment. Gift certificates available. - Kathie Cullinane, chicassalon [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-3160, Todos Santos

Hairstylist Available - Crystal of Pescadero has returned from maternity leave. She is available Mon-Sat 10:00-1:00 for hair cuts, color, mani,pedis, and more. Please call for an appointment 612-140-2761 - Crystal Romero, 612-140-2761

Dry & Secure Storage Space - We have a 12'X3' storage space for 350p per month. Available now. Concrete floor with a metal door. Very secure. Also have carport space for one vehicle -- or open space for a trailer - for an additional fee. - Shawn O'neill, bajapeacewear [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero

2002 Mitsubishi Montero4x4 - Luxury SUV at an affordable price. This 2002 Mitsubishi Montero Is the top of the line limited. All power with leather seats, great sound system Micheline tires on 18 inch rims. See more at http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/3621418184.html. Only $5900 - Paul Desmit, palapapaul [- at -] gmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/3621418184.html, 760-208-4898

Large RV Trailer - About 34 ft. 1970's, has good fridge,stove,AC. Needs batteries and a solar setup.Have a title.Located at Cerritos Beach.Good shape. $2800.00 obo - Jordon Cameron, two40jordi [- at -] hotmail.com, 503 935-4857

SUV For Sale - Leaving Mexico in April with sell my SUV as my caravan will carry more. Vehicle is in great shape with recent rotors and brake pads all options. No sun roof has less than 110,000 miles. Will sell for $9000,00 or best offer. Will email picture and arrange for viewing. Located in Todos Santos call George at 612 134 4189 or Glady 612 133 2273 or email g_ masters [- at -] shaw.ca - George Masters, g_masters [- at -] shaw.ca, 612 134 4189, Todos Santos

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


Tempting, Affordable Treatments at Caeli Casa Holística! - Full body Restorative Relaxing Caeli Massage:
  • Organic Restorative Facial- Face & neck
  • Back/neck relaxation & purifying facial for men
  • Back, neck, shouders & foot massage
  • Hot Stone Therapy
  • Deep tissue & sports massage
Spectacular Restorative Facials to renew and repair your skin & Chocolate Therapy Relaxation to uplift your soul, detox and nourish your skin. Comfortable and cuzy indoor facilities for those fresh windy days. Our treatments are made with natural and organic products, using aromatherapy and healing music. Also available On site visit./ Ask for Gift Certificates. Guaranteed best service in town by Certified Holistic Bodywork Therapist Mónica Velázquez. For appointments, call 145-0381 or 612-149-1552 (cell) or write caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com - Mónica Velázquez, caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com, www.facebook.com/pages/CAELI-Casa-holistica/141768632522923?ref=hl

Todos Santos Handyman - Zarel, an English speaking handyman located in Todos Santos, is available for the following work. Fence repairs appliance repair garbage removal yard clean ups plumbing and electrical repairs and welding services. Mexican man has no Internet but will respond by cell phone. Call Zarel at 612 118 4237 or Ricardo at 621 119 2997. - Zarel Perez, 612 118 4237, Todos Santos

Storage Available - Available now - clean, enclosed storage-28ft. commercial cargo trailer w/vertical rear door. Approximately 10ft. high. Located in fenced compound in Pescadero. For rent or purchase. 612-130-3242 or palapapalace [- at -] yahoo.com - William Evans, palapapalace [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-130-3242
Moving Goods To Mexico? - Voted "Best in Baja" Freight forwarding Monica Page Logistics Staging at my San Diego Otay Mesa warehouse,packing,customs clearance, shipping direct to your destination. Set up in your facility."Big enough to serve, small enough to care" - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] monicapagelogistics.com, www.monicapagelogistics.com, 619-666-4529

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



House For Rent In Todos Santos - 2 bedroom, 1 bath plus small separate palapa which serves as a studio or guest quarters. With an open floor plan, the house itself is oval and bathroom is round. The gorgeous palapa roof was created by Memo, the Todos Santos master of palm roofs. Located on a hillside in the La Poza area with town, huerta and mountain views. A short walk to the beach. Washer / dryer, A/C. Pet negotiable. Long term lease at $600 / month plus utilities. - Jane Sipe, jasi57 [- at -] juno.com, 612-149-8045

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 For Sale At Cerritos Beach - 2,000 sq mtr lot. 3 blk from highway. Soon to be electricity! Asking $30,000. #1427. 2,000 sq mtr lot, closer to beach. Asking $60,000. 612 142 45 50 OR 612 136 41 09, T1atthelagoon [- at -] gmail.com

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

House Wanted - I am looking for a 2 or 3 bedroom house in the pescadero area, unfurnished if possible but not a must. Looking for a one year lease. - Jennifer Southgate, jennifersouthgate1 [- at -] yahoo.ca, Pescadero

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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

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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 And/or Passenger Wanted - Would like to caravan with another vehicle up the Baja. One passenger would also be OK. Will be pulling an empty 20’ trailer with my pickup. My preliminary plan is to depart San Jose del Cabo early Monday morning 3/18, 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. Flexible, could be a day earlier or later. - Ron Kunzelman, ronkunz [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-142-1694, cell 044-624-164-3297

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 English Bull Terrier - Recompensar $2000MXN / Reward $2000MXN. We are looking for our dog who managed to get out of the yard yesterday, Saturday, in La Paz on Revolucion street between Morelos y Victoria. She is a black and white english bull terrier named Martini. If you see her please contact us at kerenkphoto [- at -] gmail.com or cal (612)122-5381. Gracias - Keren Katz, kerenkphoto [- at -] gmail.com, (612)122-5381, La Paz

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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