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Loreto named “safe, popular travel spot”

Feb 17, 2012
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Loreto named “safe, popular travel spot”

USA Today has announced 9 safe places to travel in Mexico, and Loreto is included. Here’s what they have to say about our beautiful place: Founded by Jesuit missionaries in 1697 and site of a failed government tourist project that would have turned it into a West Coast Cancun, this small Sea of Cortez town…

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New Deli and Bar opens in Loreto

Oct 4, 2011
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New Deli and Bar opens in Loreto

Here’s the announcement: The Bajaja Deli Bar & Grill is now open with their introductory menu. The new grill is currently open from 8am to 3pm and will, in the middle of October be open from 7am to ?? (our customers will let us know). We are featuring traditional comfort/pub/finger foods…burgers, sandwiches, soups, salads etc….

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More Airlift Coming to Loreto

Oct 3, 2011
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More Airlift Coming to Loreto

Thanks to Steve Giovenco who posted this update on the Club Loreto Bay site: Getting to Loreto, Mexico will soon be easier. Starting October 1, Aereo Calafia will launch new non-stop flight service between San Jose del Cabo and Loreto in the Baja region of Mexico. You can read the full press release from Villa…

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Aereo Calafia’s New 30 Passenger Plane Makes Inaugural Landing Today in Loreto

Sep 2, 2011
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Aereo Calafia’s New 30 Passenger Plane Makes Inaugural Landing Today in Loreto

Some exciting news for those that are wishing for more options when flying to Loreto. This from Hector Camarena Moncada of Homex: Dear Friends: We are proud to announce that we are making history in Loreto today. The first flight of Aereo Calafia’s new 30 passenger plane will be arriving today at 1:00 pm to Loreto and will stay the whole…

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Spotted: Celebrities in Loreto!

Aug 25, 2011
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Spotted: Celebrities in Loreto!

Submitted by Loni Kao Stark. I don’t normally follow any of Bravo’s Real Housewives series. Admittedly, if they ever created the Real Housewives of San Francisco … I may sneak a peak or two. However, today one of the Orange County Housewives, Gretchen Rossi caught my attention when it was reported that she and her…

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Video highlights from the Loreto Challenge

Aug 10, 2011
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Video highlights from the Loreto Challenge

If you love sport fishing then you’ll not want to miss this video recap of the Loreto fishing Challenge from March 2011. According to the State Game Fish Association of Sinaloa, friends and competitors gathered to celebrate the passion for all things fishing. We’re told that everything is ready for the next tournament — featuring Marlin,…

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Saving Valentina: a Humpback’s Tale (inspiring video!)

Jul 12, 2011
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Saving Valentina: a Humpback’s Tale (inspiring video!)

“As I swam alongside the animal, our eyes met. There were no words we could share, but I wanted to let the whale know that we were there to help.” Buenos! Here is an inspiring story about the saving of a Humpback whale on the Sea of Cortez just outside Loreto. The poor whale was…

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El Cajon man’s baja foot trek complete

Apr 4, 2011
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El Cajon man’s baja foot trek complete

“He lost 43 pounds and nearly died from dehydration at one stretch, but Mike Younghusband has safely completed his trek of the Baja Peninsula.” “Fun little bit of inspiration on this Monday. A 61 year-old man walked 1,147 miles down the Baja peninsula with only a Burro and two pet dogs as companions. According to one report…

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Loreto Fest 2011: April 29, 20 – May 1

Feb 28, 2011
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Loreto Fest 2011: April 29, 20 – May 1

According to organizers Loreto Fest should promise to be even better than ever as the event celebrates its 15th Year. Cruising musicians (sea or land) are invited to participate in the entertainment. There will be more information on this soon and those interested should visit  www.hpyc.com for updates, plans and general information. Loreto Fest 2011 “See Friends –…

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Alaska Airlines seat sale, $119 each way LAX – LTO

Feb 22, 2011
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Alaska Airlines seat sale, $119 each way LAX – LTO

Alaska Air is holding a “Mexico on Sale” promotion with discounted fares for destinations across Mexico. Those flying into Loreto will be interested to know the fare (one way) from LAX – LTO is now on sale for only $119. Tickets must be booked by March 3, 2011, for travel between February 23 and April…

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