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The Mask Project Is Off And Running! - The Mask Project To Benefit Hogar Del Nino opened on Feb 3. Go to Galeria de Todos Santos to see the creative mask designs and place your bids between now and Feb 10. Grand Finale with Wine and Cheese and last chance to bid will be Monday, Feb 10, 3:00-5:00 PM. Come join the fun! Posters are available for purchase $120 pesos. hogardelnino-baja.org - nancyserfas [- at -] aol.com, PadrinoProject.com, Todos Santos. - Nancy Naigle, nnaigle [- at -] att.net, 612-178-0040
Singles Mixer & Strawberry Pie - Friday, 14 Feb., 5:00 to 8:00 pm, El Nido Lunch Bar - San Pedrito Beach, Pescadero. Open your heart to strawberry pie and two for one drink specials on a FULL MOON! For anyone who wants to share love and strawberries. - Sandi Wohlers scwohlers [- at -] gmail.com, 612-137-3183
Build Your Dream Beach Compound - Available 3 contiguous lots along Las Playitas Rd north of Todos Santos. 5 min or less from La Pastora. Dramatic ocean views from each lot. Road is fully paved to property, water hook ups are there. Buy one, two or three lots. Total area for all three lots is 5,700+m2. These are large lots with plenty of room for a large house, guest house and pool. Build your dream compound NOW! - Sabrena Rodriguez, 805-641-0693, Todos Santos
Yoga at La Canada Del Diablo - The list of events at La Canada Del Diablo that ran in the Friday, Jan. 31, edition of the BWO needs a correction. The Yoga Class listed will be offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. until 9:30 a.m., not 9-10 as originally posted. Thanks so much for sharing this updated information! - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069
Notice To All Vacation Rental Owners In Todos Santos And Pescadero - In November the state government sent officials to close all Todos Santos and Pescadero houses, hotels, and B & Bs operating illegally. They were prepared to evict guests, and place banners on each place indicating it was closed. The Todos Santos and Pescadero Hotel Association intervened and requested they not take action due to the negative impact on tourism. The government agreed, but stated that it will return to close illegal establishments and that the Hotel Association will not be able to intervene. To legalize your lodging establishment, the following may be required. Please contact your accountant or lawyer:
If you are a legal registered and tax paying entity. Leave copies of your documents with your renters so they can show the authorities. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Todos Santos and Pescadero Hotel Association, and we encourage all legal entities to join the association. - hya_asociacion [- at -] hotmail.com - Asociacion de Hoteles y Anfitriones de Todos Santos y Pescadero. A.C.
- Register with the tax bureau (Hacienda)
- Obtain a corporate tax identification number (RFC)
- Obtain a state permit to function as a commercial entity
- Pay 3% hotel tax (a state tax)
- Pay IVA of 16%
- Pay ISR taxes of up to 35%
- Register with the water and electricity companies as a corporate entity
- Comply with civil protection laws (safety codes)
- If you are a legal registered and tax paying entity. Leave copies of your documents with your renters so they can show the authorities.
Great Home Furnishings From The U.S. --at Reasonable Prices - Mas Milagros sells hand selected, gently used home furnishings from Pottery Barn, Crate and Barrel, World Market, West Elm etc. We know how hard it is to find cute furniture and accessories in Mexico that work well in condos, rentals, or smaller homes. Please see our website for photos: www.masmilagros.com. Thank you kindly for looking! - Sandra, scandiber [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.masmilagros.com, 624-129-8691, Cabo San Lucas
Noche De Moda 2014 At Hotel California - Join us for a fabulous night of fashion, fun and craziness under the light of the full moon! Saturday, Feb. 15: 6 to 7 pm - Cocktails; 7 to 8 pm - Runway Show; 8 to ?? - Dancing to Tim Lang & The Post Surf Crew.
General Admission Tickets: 100 pesos per person in advance (150 pesos per person day of the event). Admission & general seating. Drinks and snacks available to purchase.
VIP Tickets: 300 pesos per person in advance (350 pesos per person day of the event). Includes: admission, one cocktail, table service, and preferred table seating. Tickets available at: Nomad Chic, Emporium at Hotel California & Pura Vida; and at www.brownpapertickets.com. A percentage of all tickets sales goes to The Palapa Society - BECA program. This will be sold out event! Get your tickets now!!! xo - Linda Hamilton, linda [- at -] nomadchic.co, https://www.facebook.com/NochedeModa, 612.105.2857, Todos Santos
Rock Art Slideshow At The Distillery - Reminders of a Forgotten Past: Rock Art of the Cape Region, author and archeologist, Anibal Lopez, will be giving a slideshow and presenting his new book after leading a walking tour to one of his favorite sites near Todos Santos. Saturday, 8 February. Contact Todos Santos Eco Adventures for tour info, and we'll see you at The Distillery afterwards! Slideshow to begin [- at -] 6 p.m. - Todos Santos Eco Adventures, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, LibreriaElTecolote [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
Found: Black Kenneth Cole Napsack - Found in Pescadero Feb 3. Call 301-346-5896 to describe contents and retrieve it. - 301-346-5896
Rental Wanted - I am a single quiet,professional women who has been renting in this area for 2 years. I am looking for a rental in the Todos Santos area while I build my new house. Starting as early as April 15th and going until the end of December, maybe longer if it looks like I need more time to finish the construction. - Diana Pandell, dianapandell [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612 133 3468
Exotic Palms - No Paradise Without Palms - Visit a working palm plantation. Come by for a walk around a beautiful, organized palm plantation in Todos Santos. We have species big and small. Drive away with smaller potted palms in your car or truck, or make arrangements to supply your development project with hundreds or thousands of mature palms. There is lots of good information on our website: palms.mx.
We have a crane truck to move massive specimens. If you have a development or larger project, we can work with your Architect or Landscape Architect - We have plenty of references.
To find us, go to our website, where there's lots of good information, and click on the 'Contact & Finding Us' button - if you print out these clear instructions, you'll have no problems locating us.
Our Plantation Manager, Nepo, lives on site. You can make arrangements with him to drop by for a visit. Nepo speaks Spanish only, but he can show you around, and he knows all the prices.
For larger sales, please contact Dean McQuillen - email included below. See you soon! - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, palms.mx, 612.152.6785 (Nepo), Todos Santos
Cabo Marine Show Sails Into Its Fifth Consecutive Year – The dates have been set for The Cabo Marine Show: May 15~17, 2014. The show was first launched amid economic turmoil and downturn in tourism during one of Mexico’s most trying years, yet the show has quickly become a permanent fixture in Los Cabos.
This year’s fifth anniversary edition will feature a used-boat market, local and domestic yacht brokers, marine products and services, art exhibits and jewelery, surrounded by numerous restaurants and bars. VIP cocktail receptions will be held at L-Dock. Event sponsors include IGY Marina Cabo San Lucas, the Los Cabos Tourism Board (FITURCA), Bahia Hotel & Beach Club. - Cabo Marine Show, +52 (55) 5605-5054, +52-1 (55) 5434-3747, info [- at -] maaseventos.com, www.maaseventos.com
Enjoy Our Season Special "Head To Toe Pampering" At Caeli - It's time to rejuvenate, relax & reinvigorate with 100 min of bliss! This ultimate pamper package includes hot-stone massage, mini facial & foot scrub and Indian head masaje to leave you feeling happy and light as a feather! Caeli Casa Holística -Integrated Massage & Skin Care- offers the following:
We use natural and organic products, aromatherapy and healing music. Massage Studio & Mobile Service. Guaranteed best service in town by Certified Holistic Bodywork Therapist Mónica Velázquez. For appointments, 145-0381 or 612-149-1552. - Mónica Velàzquez, caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
- Organic & restorative facials (moisturizing, purifying, sensitive skin, antiage), back cleaning.
- Integrated, Relaxation,Therapeutic, Deep tissue massages, etc.
Pescadero Lot For Sale Cheap! - This Pescadero property is located on the road from Baja Beans (on the beach side of Hwy 19) and the beachfront Tequila Ranch, on the best road to the beach in Pescadero. Great home site location, with a big lot over 1000 sq. meters (almost ¼ acre).
The lot is level and lush, with green vegetation, cactus, and trees. $19,000 usd. Robert Quirk (612) 141-7026 Check out link for more info and aerial photos. - Robert Quirk, www.todossantosrentals.net/todos-santos-rentals-for-sale.html, 01152 1(612) 141-7026, Pescadero
Looking For Clients That Requested Merchandise! - I'm trying to locate the following clients that were interested in purchasing a few items ... Hoping they read the Baja Western Onion :) Please contact me: Nancy Southam from Vancouver, BC; John Cochran from Malibu, CA; and Theresa from Littleton, CO. I also had a client interested in purchasing 2 hip wallets (1 brown/1 black) for her daughter, and cannot get in touch with her. HELP! Please let me know if anyone out there know any of these people. Thank you! - Linda Hamilton, linda [- at -] nomadchic.co, www.nomadchic.co, 415.381.9087, Todos Santos
We're Hungry - Sorry to bother all of you, but we are once again running out of food. You have been truly generous in the past but we just keep eating it up. Please drop a bag at El Tecolote book store when you can or leave a donation with Kate and she will see that it is used to buy dog food. Mil gracias from the dogs of Punto Lobos and Las Palmas -
1990 Ford E-350 Box Truck - 7.5L (460CI) Engine, GVWR 10,001 – 14,000 Pounds, Electric lift, expired California registration, New fuel pumps., Great Tires all around, Have title. Sat for a few years. Has some rust in several places. Would make a great delivery or farm truck. $1600 taquitos. See Craigslist for pictures and information: bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/4306943743.html - Larry, 818-813-9455
5th Annual Todos Santos Studio Tour - You are cordially invited to attend 5th annual Todos Santos Studio Tour next Sunday, February 9th, 2014, from 10am to 5pm.
Our exciting Tour has 38 participating artists, including 8 new studios never open in previous years. Tickets are $150 pesos and are available this week at Tecolote Bookstore, Cafelix and Hotel Casa Tota. “Tour” Sunday, tickets will be sold at Hotel Casa Tota beginning at 9am. The Palapa Society administers all proceeds that help provide Todos Santos children with art education, art supplies and training.
For further information please visit the Artists of Todos Santos website at-http://www.artistsoftodossantos.com. - Doug West, http://www.artistsoftodossantos.com, 612-148-4286, Todos Santos
Ride Needed February 23 From SJD To TS - Two nice people finally making it to Baja arriving Sunday Feb. 23 at 2.20 pm with Westjet. We would love to share a ride with you and pay for gas. Just the two of us no pet. - Marianne Buijs, mabuijs [- at -] yahoo.ca, Todos Santos
Caretakers Available For The Summer - We retired in November from professional careers (psychologist and IT professional), sold our home and headed straight to Baja for a "creative sabbatical of indeterminate length". Currently 'house sitting' in Las Tunas and have decided to stay in the area to explore full-time retirement. Available June 1st through summer.
John is a computer expert and 'jack of all trades' who likes to keep busy (eg. has even learned how to repair water valves on our tinaca) and is currently consulting with a local internet provider. Laura is working at being an artist, and figuring out what else she would like to do in retirement... We have a complementary set of skills including all aspects of home maintenance; computer application/programming and website maintenance; general small business management; good with people...
Local references, no criminal history, valid driver's licenses, transportation, no drugs, kids or pets...professional, reliable, honest, dependable, conscientious, clean (John was a Boy Scout ;-)
My mother always advised that "if you leave things better than you found them, you will always be invited back". We strive to do this in all of our conscientious and collaborative relationships with others. Would love to meet and discuss your house sitting needs. - Laura Sheppard, ljs46 [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos
United Airlines Baggage Policy - Flying to Victoria via SFO on United, want to take inflatable kayak, Checked online, says I can take 2 bags up to 70 pounds. Anyone have experience with United & their policies? - Marcia, maciastromsmoe [- at -] gmail.com
Reels For Sale - Selling Penn International 30 VSW, Shimano Tiagra 30, Shimano TLD 50 LRS, Shimano TLD 30. All like new. Call Los Barriles. 1410607 or EMAIL bajadickfierro [- at -] hotmail.com. Can email photos. - Dick Villinger, bajadickfierro [- at -] hotmail.com, 1410607
Couple Seeks Long Term Rental In Town - Seeking long term rental for two artists and 9 cats. Married couple, glass artists, would like to relocate to Todos Santos from Olympia WA. We have a secure international business income and want to teach our trade in Todos Santos.
Would like to be in town. - Daniel Caracas, Radiantmind13 [- at -] gmail.com, beadsbot.com, Todos Santos
Ping Pong Tournament - Start practicing your moves for the 3rd annual Lifeguard fundraiser Ping Pong Tournament at Baja Beans in Pescadero. There will be food and raffle prizes and trophies for the winners / Singles and Doubles. Saturday, March 1st - 9:00am/ 100 pesos entry. oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-1572017, Todos Santos
Great Investment Opportunity! - 500 M2 lot with partial ocean view and mountain view. It has a small adobe and palm unfinished cabin. 5 minutes away from the main road in Pescadero. Electricity available and water on corner of property. The lot is inside a beautiful ranch with it’s own well. Offers security and opportunity to develop a Farm Project. USD $23,000. - Omar Piña, omarazul [- at -] icloud.com, 612 105 0651, Pescadero
Business For Sale - Pura Vida Health Food Store & Deli - We are putting the feelers out to see if the right person/persons can provide Todos Santos's only Health Food Store, with the attention and care it deserves. Pura Vida is a very successful business ready for the right holistic entrapanuer.
Pura Vida is Not For Sale to foreign commercial developers. We are only willing to part with Our Pura Vida to a local minded family type who is concerned with the communities' health and supporting local sustainability. Please Serious Inquires only. - Joella Corado, puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com, www.puravidahealthfood.com, 612 169 2095, Todos Santos
For Sale Chevrolet Trailblazer Very Low Mileage - 2004 LS, 60,000 original miles, 4x4, Auto, A/C brand new A/T tires, unused spare, meticulously maintained, everything works as it should, good condition,apart from one small parking dent(see photos), current SD plates. $9950. Please email me for more information and photos - Mel Spence, melntrace.livingthedream [- at -] gmail.com, 612 161 5466, La Ribera
Dirtbike For Sale - Husqvuarna tc 450 4stroke electric start, new battery new chain and rear sprocket runs well tires ok $1700 usd obo - Sean Labbe, sean_labbe [- at -] netzero.com, 612-137-2452, Rancho Nuevo
Baja Beans Roasting Co. - Baja Beans is ready to move forward to the next level. We’re seeking a chartered accountant/CPA to help us develop the growth strategy and design the appropriate accounting tools to monitor its implementation. - Alec Tidey, alec [- at -] bajabeans.com, http://www.bajabeans.com, 612-167-3139
The Distillery's Upcoming Events - The Distillery Theater Presents - Jan. 31st. Captain Phillips. Feb. 4th Inside Llewyn Davis. Feb. 7th The Book Thief. Oscar season is in full swing, don't miss these. Our films are free with dinner and drinks. Reservations please. We have been full. Curtain goes up at 7:30.
Sat. Feb 1. Unfortunately we have to postpone our anniversary party due to scheduling problems. We are, having, celebrating the O Gallery Art Opening on that day. Come meet the gallery owner and enjoy a complimentary Moonshine cocktail while you browse the exhibit.
Feb. 2. Superbowl Sunday. Watch at our big screen-big sound theater or bar. Super tailgate buffet and 2 for 1 Baja Brewing draft beer. Manning's arm against Seattle's defense. Its gonna be a good one.
February 8 - See you at the San Jose Farmers Market.
Feb. 9. At 5pm. we will be hosting a book reading by local author Karl Eysenbach.
Feb. 14 is Valentines day. Come enjoy an intimate evening with special cocktails, candlelight meal, complimentary Champagne toast and a romantic movie on our back patio. Que Rico!
Free, yes free Tequila, Vodka and Moonshine tasting all day everyday. Open Mon.-Sat. 8:30am - 10:00pm. Sun. til 3pm. Breakfast & Lunch (all day), Dinner - James, merlo4u [- at -] earthlink.net, thedistillery.mx/the-distillery, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
For Sale: '99 Suzuki Dr200se Enduro Motorcycle - Needs a new clutch installed, otherwise runs great. 80-90 MPG, 4 stroke, US Registered, Title in Hand. $700. Hitch mounted cargo & moto carrier $100. Located in Pescadero. mtnmorgan [- at -] gmail.com - Morgan Mason, mtnmorgan [- at -] gmail.com, 624-132-2775, Pescadero
Building A Casa? - Do you have an architect or contractor? Did you know that there will not be any government inspections on your project during construction? Did you know the people you hired will inspect their own work? Why not have a retired building and engineering contractor from California with 40 years' experience, keep an eye on your project. Be your eyes and ears? Very inexpensive and money saved in the long run.
If you are just getting started and need an architect or builder I can help with that. -
Jim Coulson, 612 183 1077, jimcoulsoncontractor [- at -] yahoo.com, www.ccmbaja.com
Professional Couple Seeks Long-term Rental - Looking for furnished home in TS or Pescadero beginning in May or sooner. Responsible, clean, handy, and honest with great local references and steady income. Would like some outdoor space/view, 2 bedrooms if possible, internet. Have two small well-trained, clean inside dogs. Budget of 6500 pesos/mo. Happy to sign a one year lease. Also open to caretaking in exchange for rent and have experience as both home owners and housesitters. Gracias! bajaluv13 [- at -] outlook.com. bajaluv13 [- at -] outlook.com, Todos Santos
Traditional Mexican Medicine Workshop In Todos Santos - Sunday, February 16. Traditional Mexican medicine expert Omar Piña will lead our second workshop on using native Baja plants and other natural ingredients to prepare healing tinctures, gels, balms and microdoses. The class is 1,200 pesos per person and includes all materials, instruction, manual and lunch prepared by Chef Iker Algorri. The class will be structured roughly as follows:
Registration will close on Thursday, February 13. Please contact us for more information. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, 145-0189
- 9:00-10:00 AM: Introduction to traditional Mexican medicine
- 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM: Prepare tinctures, gels, balms and microdoses
- 1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Lunch
Rock Art Painting Walk And Book Signing - Saturday, February 8. Please join us for a walk through history with author and archeologist Anibal Lopez. Anibal just recently published his book, Reminders of a Forgotten Past: Rock Art of the Cape Region, and on this walk he'll take us to one of his favorite rock art sites near Todos Santos. Afterwards there will be a book signing at The Distillery. Walk is $75/person, 12:30 PM-5:30 PM. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, http://tosea.net/Servicios.aspx?M=50, 145-0189, Todos Santos
El Taller: The Shop At Casa Dracula-->> - Trunk Show at Casa Dracula: Necklaces by Lyn Price from Santa Barbara. Ethnic tribal beads. Wednesday/Thurs, Feb 5 and 6. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
BajaPeaceWear's Annual Valentine's Day Sales Party - Valentine's Day is a time of Love and Peace. We'd love it if you could join us for our annual BajaPeaceWear's Valentine's Day Sales Party. Come check us out on Sunday, February 9th from 2-6pm. We'll be serving lots of goodies and wine.
We have tons of inventory with nearly everything on sale at 50-75% off. With over 400 items you are bound to find that perfect Valentine's gift. We have purses, evening bags (including Shanghai silk), scarfs, shawls, shopping bags, cell/mp3 bags, belts, skull caps/do rags. Lots of jewelry, including our extremely popular multi wrap bracelets. Email for directions. - Bonnie O'Neill, bajapeacewear [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero
Free Healthy Living Seminar - Holistic, Natural, Ayurveda - Are you interested to discover natural ways to improve sleep, increase energy and vitality - get your Mojo back!, learn about natural remedies using foods, herbs, cleansing through effortless natural Meditation, Yoga therapy and other natural cost effective ways? Please come to the Pura Vida Health Food Store in Todos Santos from 10 to noon on Monday, Feb 10, 2014. Please contact Valma from Clarananda Yoga & Ayurveda or further details. - Valma Brenton, vbrenton [- at -] island.net, http:/www.bajayoga-ayurveda.com, 612 131 6387
Smart Klean Laundry Balls - Clean your clothes without using detergent, bleach or soap - environmentally friendly and all natural. Save water, reduce plastic waste, save money and protect your health! Good for up to 365 washes! We are at La Esquina market on Wednesdays and at the Pedregal market in Cabo on Saturdays. Come by and see us or call/email anytime! - Cambria & Gil, cambriaconnell [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.smartklean.com, 612-868-3169
Small Quad Repair - I have two small, 90cc quads in need of repair. I believe the primary problem is plugged oil injection system which needs to to cleaned. Nevertheless, I am in need of someone who can evaluate them and get them running well. Located in Elias Calles. - Bernie Brown, berniejb1 [- at -] msn.com, 360-440-2379 US, Baja California Sur
Looking For A Gato/Cat - I live in the campo and looking for a cat that someone may have to give away that will be or is a good mouser and companion. Ideally, kitten to young adult. - Valma Brenton, vbrenton [- at -] island.net, 612 131 6387
Driving From San Francisco To Todos Feb. 14th - I am looking for a rider or car to caravan with. I smoke and have a dog, have done the drive several times, combo camping and hotels. Typically 1st night San Diego, 2nd night Catavinia, 3rd night Playa Coyote near Mulege. I prefer to stay at least 1 extra day/night in Coyote. Open to dropping folks at Mulege etc, don't have to be going all the way down as far as Todos. My van will be pretty packed, so please don't have more than a bag or 2, though I do have racks for surfboards. Dogs ok. - Squash, squashphotos [- at -] hotmail.com
Amazing Pool Eliminator - A swimming pool, spa, or large fountain is often your highest energy consumer after air conditioning. The Pool Eliminator will cut this energy cost 50% while extending the life of your main filtration system. The patent-pending Pool Eliminator uses completely safe copper and silver ions to purify water, allowing you an 80% reduction in purchases of harsh pool chemicals. The ionization process also reduces Total Dissolved Solids (TDS), precipitating hard water minerals to gradually eliminate scaling on your pool tiles and water features.
The 100% solar-powered Pool Eliminator is the only all-in-one ionizer and pool filter pump on the market today. The scientific facts available conclude that a combination of chlorine plus the copper and silver system is a proven, safe and economical approach to purifying water in swimming pools and spas. The new dual disinfection method is also easy to implement. This allows a considerable margin of error for maintaining a sanitary pool.
Introductory price is $994 USD or $12,900 Mexican Pesos. No other product in the world has a faster payback time - months, not years. - Charles Shipman, info [- at -] pooleliminator.mx, pooleliminator.mx/, (612) 145-1061, Baja California Sur
Mexican Cooking And Culture Classes In La Paz - Please join the Mexican cooking fun at Buen Provecho in La Paz. Call or e-mail us for a reservation in our classes, see full menus posted in the calendar in the right hand column on our web site. We look forward to cooking with you soon! - Renee Lagloire, info [- at -] buenprovecholapaz.com, http://www.buenprovecholapaz.com, 612-122-6409, La Paz
'03 Mazda MPV Wagon - Excellent condition, silver, clean, 6-cyl engine, clean interior, seats 7, extra rear A/C, photos on craigslist. Currently registered in Texas through 2/2015. Will sell or trade for a camper van or off-road capable vehicle in good condition. - Lianne Armitage, Bajahealingmassage [- at -] gmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/4306955270.html, (624) 100-3112, San Jose Del Cabo
Big Wave Surfboard For Sale - 8'2" Bonzer shaped by Malcolm Cambell. Only used a few times. No dings, fractures or pressure dents. Rounded pintail and in A1 condition. $600 new...$500 or best offer. - Steve Merrill, cruz [- at -] seatosierra.org, 612 152 7881
Create Or Re-create A Healthcare Practice - For sale The L.I.F.E.System. Expand your current practice or create a new one. A great tool to add to a current massage or alternative practice. This system utilizes biofeedback to measure unhealthy patterns or blocks in the body and then entrains the body to regulate and heal itself. Safe, Effective, non-invasive, painless. Can be used for all health conditions including pain and injury. Look online for more information and demos. License and warranty are available. If purchased new $17,995. For sale $7,995. Private healing and evaluation sessions are available for 500P, 40US. - Diana Pandell, BS, MPA, PhD, dianapandell [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612-133-3468, Baja California Sur
Bulk Water - i am looking for a company in todos santos that will deliver and keep my water storage tank full... Thanks - Bill, bill_brooks55 [- at -] yahoo.com, Baja California Sur
House Sitting From April - Hi. We are a family and have been living in TS for almost two years. We rent in la Cachora and the owners will be coming in april And staying for good in the upstairs studio where recently our nanny lives. We need a space for her, she is 25 and from Gdl like us, a housesitting option would be great (apr-oct or as needed). She is honest, and adores dogs. Of course she has all of our trust. Thanks. Peace out. 612 141 8113 cell. Stephanie P (tefap [- at -] hotmail.com) - Stephanie , tefap [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121418113, Todos Santos
Secluded Home Great Views In Pescadero - $169K: Spectacular ocean views. Downstairs – Greatroom w/ large kitchen, livingroom, BD, BA, (984 sq ft) with palapa shaded wrap-around deck leading to totally private Jacuzzi, and star-gazing/campfire area. Upstairs – another 984 sq ft palapa covered entertaining area, rustic BD, BA, and plenty of flexible space for office /2nd BD/ etc. 1/2 acre lot w/water and underground electricity, mature landscaping, garden space, shaded patio/BBQ area.
Gently elevated lot sitting on protected slope with hiking trails, nature & birds, like living in a national park with all modern conveniences. Very quiet and peaceful. - Kelly Cline-Sniechowski, pescaderopalapa [- at -] gmail.com, www.icontact-archive.com/FBkbi1IUxiFVG3n68xyr_chYDzf9CPsR?w=3, 612-157-6166, Pescadero
Plastic Surgeon In La Paz - Offers 30 Years of Experience. Certified until 2015, member of ISAPS (International Society Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), member of AMCPER (Mexican Society Of Plastic Surgery), and many others. I do any cosmetic surgery, botox, fillers, radiofrecuency (procedure in which you get skin tightening, and treatment of cullulite), intense pulse light (treatment in which you improve the quality of your skin, and disappear sun damage), permanent hair removal.
My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. Visit drmanliospeziale.com where you can see surgery results of pre and postoperative cases. Do not take risks: If you are going to do something cosmetic, do it with a Certified Plastic Surgeon.
- Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 Office, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz
A Course In Miracles - I would like to form a discussion group on the Course in Miracles. It would meet regularly 1x per week on an agreed upon day and time at my home in Las Tunas (open to other locations). The Course teaches universal love and peace through forgiving and healing relationships. This is a self taught course. We will be coming together to share our thoughts and ideas on this topic. You will have to obtain your own copy of the book. There is no charge. - Diana Pandell, BS, MPA, PhD, dianapandell [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612-133-3468
Plumber Services & Yard Cleaning - Call a real worker here in Todos Santos he has both English and Spanish skills. He can do work in areas of plumbing, construction and yard cleaning. Call Roberto: 612-158-0038. lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-158-0038, Todos Santos
Prime Development Land For Sale In Las Tunas - Ocean Views - I have 14,000 square meters on the east side of Las Playitas road. I am hoping to sell all or part of it this year. There are unobstructed ocean views from the entire parcel. I can subdivide it to suit. - Jeff Leeper, jeffleep [- at -] yahoo.com, 949-922-1669, Todos Santos
Need Service For Your Dish TV, Shaw Direct, Or Hughesnet Internet System? - If you need service, I can help you. Whether you need new parts, a new dish or cables, or just a repointing to get you back online or restore your TV service, call me at 612 104 2000 or send an Email to todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com or showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es.
I am local, and I provide service for new installations and repairs for the entire Los Cabos region at reasonable rates. - Ernesto Pardo, Todos Santos Technologies, todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612 104 2000, Todos Santos
Holistic Practitioner Valma Brenton Is Back From India - Just back from India and beyond, Valma Brenton E-RYT 500, CAP - Certified Ayurvedic Health Practitioner from Clarananda Yoga & Ayurveda is back in Todos Santos offering lifestyle consultations, Ayurvedic Spiritual Counceling, Natural Meditation Training, Intuitive Training, Vedic Astrology readings, Energy Healings, Natural remedies, private Healing Light Yoga Therapy, Ayurvedic cooking, vegan and vegetarian - we cater for functions and private events. We will be offering weekend retreats at Clarananda our retreat center - stay tuned for dates. Our free holistic healthy living seminars will begin in February at the Pura Vida Health Food Store. Write for details. - Valma Brenton, vbrenton [- at -] island.net, http://www.bajayoga-ayurveda.com, 612 131 6387
Loreto and Mulege Satellite TV and Internet Services - Offering quality installation and repair services for Shaw Direct Satellite TV, HughesNet and commercial V-Sat Internet systems, wired and wireless home networks, VoIP telephony, home theater and structured cabling.
I'm based in Loreto, but willing to travel to remote locations. Fully bilingual, with references available upon request. Contact Jose Antonio Davila. Mx cell: 613 111 9779. US # 619 534 6401, Email: josedavilav [- at -] gmail.com, Loreto
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|Local Services Directory Return to Top
Alarm And Security Systems
BajaAlarm - Providing Home Security Alarm Systems & Camera Surveillance Systems for the Todos Santos/Pescadero area. For a Free estimate, call 612-118-6854. - BajaAlarm, BCS
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home and office wired and wireless networking. - 612 143 1508, jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero
New Energy Saving Block - R-30, acoustically efficient, fire, pest, hurricane proof. Low intro pricing. See work in progress. - Jeff Welch, 612-178 -0109; cell 612-117-3353, efblockpacific [- at -] gmail.com
Art for Life - Creative Coaching, Arts Workshops. Zoe Edmonds will help unleash your creativity and give the support you need to realize your creative projects. Email: zoe [- at -] artforlifebaja.com; Phone: 612-105-0056; Web: artforlifebaja.com.
Federal Zone To Rent - Cerritos Beach - Help us build a community of services and vendors. Tell us how much area you need pho.to/4bHDU. - Los Cerritos Corp, fedzone [- at -] live.com, Pescadero
Satellite TV/Water Systems
Todos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, 612-104-2000, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, Todos Santos.
Solar Hot Water Systems
Solstice Solar of Baja - Solar hot-water systems for pool and home reduce energy costs and fossil-fuel dependency. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846, 624-142-8002
Solar Energy Products - Controllers, inverters, pumps, refrigerators, panels from $1.40 US/watt. Facturas available. Como El Sol, S.de RL de CV, 612-149-3825, Pescadero heideladam02 [- at -] gmail.com
Towing And Transport Services
Baja Wheeling S.A. de C.V. - Legal, professional transport serving Canada, US and Mexico. For quotes, call 011-52-1-612-152-6065, email us at bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, or visit our website bajawheeling.com.
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Featured Events This Week
Saturday, February 1, thru Satuday, February 8
Todos Santos Arts Festival - Local artists invited to exhibit their work during the Festival in the Plaza in front of the Márquez de León Theater. Exhibitor cost $200. p/day, Sat. Feb. 1 and/or Sat.Feb. 8. Call or Email: Francisco Reyes Flores, francisco.reyesflores [- at -] gmail.com, 624-129-6442 - Gloria Ruenitz, Todos Santos Festival of Arts CommitteeFriday, February 7
Looking Into The Mirror – Artist's Self-portraits At Galeria Alas Y Olas - 4 - 7 pm, Gallery Alas y Olas, Todos Santos. How does the artist see him or herself? Twenty artists from Todos Santos and La Paz will be exhibiting their self-image in a group exhibit. Please join us at our reception.. - Jennifer Power palapapower [- at -] hotmail.com
Saturday, February 8
Rock Art Slideshow At The Distillery - Reminders of a Forgotten Past: Rock Art of the Cape Region, author and archeologist, Anibal Lopez, will be giving a slideshow and presenting his new book after leading a walking tour to one of his favorite sites near Todos Santos. Contact Todos Santos Eco Adventures for tour info. Slideshow to begin [- at -] 6 p.m. For more information, write: TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com; or LibreriaElTecolote [- at -] gmail.com - Todos Santos
Sunday, February 9, thru Saturday, February 15
Writing Down The Baja - Poet Ellen Waterston's 5th annual writing workshop in Todos Santos. Special rate of $600 for day students including lunch only. Dinner available at $20 each. Package with lodging at Serendipity for $1,675, includes shared spacious double room, workshops, one-on-one, reading and reception, seven breakfasts, six lunches and five dinners. More Info: info [- at -] writingranch.com or call 541.480.3933. - Ellen Waterston, www.writingranch.com, United States
Sunday, February 9
Book Reading And Reception- Starting at 5pm., The Distillery, Todos Santos. We will be hosting a bookreading, signing, and reception for local author Karl Eysenbach. Karl's new book is titled "The Story of the Century". - James merlo4u [- at -] earthlink.net, 612-145-0098, thedistillery.mxMonday, February 10
Todos Santos Artist Studio Tour - 10am - 5pm, Todos Santos, . 5th Annual Open Studio Tour supports the Palapa Society Children's Art Program. Last year over 30 artist studios were open for this popular tour. - Diane Knight dianekknight [- at -] hotmail.com, 145-0586, www.artistsoftodossantos.com
Free Healthy Living Seminar - 10 to noon, Pura Vida Health Food Store, Todos Santos. Holistic, natural, Ayurveda to improve sleep, increase energy and vitality. Contact for details. - Valma Brenton, vbrenton [- at -] island.net, http:/www.bajayoga-ayurveda.com, 612 131 6387
Tuesday, February 11
Todos Santos Shades Of Green Art Show Bring In Date - 10 -1, Hotel Casa Tota, Todos Santos. Green will be the theme of this years color show. Submit your works - up to 3 pieces - 50 peso hanging fee - 2 or 3 dimensional.. - oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.comThursday, February 13
Artist Studo Tour in Los Barriles - Over 21 local artist will open their personal studios and even lunch will be available on the tour. Tickets available at Baja Beach Company for 60 pesos or 5 USD. The self guided tour will be from 10Am to 4Pm. - Dale Crawford, crawest [- at -] yahoo.com, Los BarrilesFriday, February 14
Green Show Opening Reception - 5 -7, Hotel Casa Tota, Todos Santos. Hotel Casa Tota will be vibrant in green at the color themed art show reception. Come celebrate the creativity of our local artists!. - oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com
Singles Mixer & Strawberry Pie - 5:00 to 8:00 pm, El Nido Lunch Bar - San Pedrito Beach, Pescadero. Strawberry pie and two for one drink specials. - Sandi Wohlers scwohlers [- at -] gmail.com, 612-137-3183
Saturday, February 15
Noche De Moda 2014 - 6 pm, Hotel California - Calle Juarez s/n, Todos Santos. Purchase tickets at Nomad Chic, Pura Vida or Emporio [- at -] Hotel California. Genl Adm-100 pesos pp & VIP-300 pesos pp - Linda Hamilton linda [- at -] nomadchic.co, 415.381.9087, https://www.facebook.com/events/640601435986556/Sunday, February 16
Traditional Mexican Medicine Workshop in Todos Santos - Traditional Mexican medicine expert Omar Piña leads our second workshop on using native Baja plants and other natural ingredients to prepare healing tinctures, gels, balms and microdoses. 1,200 pesos per person includes materials, instruction, manual and lunch prepared by Chef Iker Algorri. Register by Thursday, February 13. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, 145-0189
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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted Return to Top
Looking For Someone Headed North With Room In Their Trailer - Looking for someone driving up from Los Barriles to or through LA with an empty or half empty enclosed trailer. Have some items that I would like transported sometime between now and end of spring. Will gladly pay fuel for your trip. Please call or email Janel or David at 818-612-3863 (US cell) or email janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com. Muchas Gracias! - Janel Faraci, Los Barriles
March 15 Or Later - Western Canada To Todos Santos - Mid aged couple looking to share/gas/driving to Baja from any point in Western Canada (Calgary) to Todos Santos Mid-March to beginning of April. Have some things to bring - so a vehicle with some room like a truck would be great. pkennedysmith [- at -] gmail.com - pkennedysmith [- at -] gmail.com
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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks) Return to Top
Adopt Your Baja Puppy Today! - Four beautiful, brilliant Baja puppies are eagerly waiting to be loved and adopted by you ... today! Approximately two months old, each black w/white puppy is truly special and already has had its first vaccine, worming and bath! How can you resist?! Call Mariposa 612-176-3119 for this exciting opportunity. - Vickie Butler, vandhbutler [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
Small Black Dog Found - Small, long-ish hair black dog was found 2 months ago in the neighborhood of the Bomberos. Wearing a snake-skin pattern harness from American Kennel Club. Has been living with locals, misses its owner. Thanks for any info. - Serena S, brentserena [- at -] gmail.com, 612 13 28913, Todos Santos
Male White German Shephard Looks To Get Adopted - 7 year old White German Shephard is looking to get adopted. send email to hauptmannanna [- at -] gmail.com. hauptmannanna [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
Injured Dog In Desperate Need - A simple plea for help. For about the 7th time in recent months, an injured/abandoned dog has been left near my place in Comitan, outside of LaPaz. This young male has recently fractured femur (displaced) and a fractured tail. My landlord will not allow any further dogs. Local rescues are unable to assist. Local vets I have contacted will not accept payment plans. This is a very sweet boy, deserving of surgery and a loving home. If you have any compassionate suggestions or would like to meet him, please, please contact me. Muchismas gracias. - Kate Donker, 612-169-2334, La Paz
Found Dog, Pescadero, Near Surf Camp - Found old hound Black and Tan red collar white face. 612-117-8205 or 541/944-8010 - Jesse Haynes, 612-117-8205
Missing Choclate Lab - Our 13-year-old choclate lab went missing from the cerritos area on the night of the 25. She is called "Snipes" and limps with her front leg and is deaf. She was wearing a red collar with our phone no612 1541071.please leave us a message if you have seen her. Thank you. - Irma Stutz, cerritos, wsstutz [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 1541071, Pescadero
Found Dog - Found female Jack Russel terrier. found in the Del Sol 2 market area on road, half white half tan face. One brown eye, one pink eye very skinny but in good shape appears to be a house dog, house trained. Found on Dec.27th call 624 1089 727. - Denise Merritt, 624 1089 727
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
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