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26 November 2014

Update: Loreto and Loreto Bay, BCS, Mexico (Photos)

Update: Loreto and Loreto Bay, BCS, Mexico (Photos)

If you haven’t visited Loreto Bay or seen photos of the area in recent years, you may be surprised. Those that remember 2005, will remember dirt. That’s all there was here next to the Sea of Cortez. Early homes sold based merely on dreams (not to mention some gorgeous water color brochures produced by the LB…

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21 November 2014

Watch: Revolution Day in Loreto, BCS, Mexico (Video)

Watch: Revolution Day in Loreto, BCS, Mexico (Video)

Yesterday was, of course, a very special day for Mexico. I was fortunate enough to be here on November 20, 2014, when this incredible Fiesta happened literally steps away from my little casa. I put together a short highlight video of this Revolution Day celebration in Loreto Bay (a resort located about 20 minutes south…

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20 November 2014

Photo tour of the Loreto Bay condos

Photo tour of the Loreto Bay condos

If you’re interested in knowing how construction is coming along on the two condo buildings in Loreto Bay I’ve got some photos to share. I posted them over at our San Francisco arts & culture site, Stark Insider, where it will reach a wider audience. Thanks to Nellie Hutchison of BajaBoss who gave us a tour. As…

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18 November 2014

“Poco a poco” – Loreto Bay and entrepreneur Pedro Lopez

“Poco a poco” – Loreto Bay and entrepreneur Pedro Lopez

“Poco a poco” Local Loreto entrepreneur Pedro Lopez likes to describe his business as taking it day-by-day, or, as he likes to remind those that visit one of his businesses “Poco a poco” (little by little). Though he could be describing his grocery shop’s expansion into this resort, it could also be used to describe…

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30 September 2014

Loreto Guide

Loreto Guide

“Explore and have fun on your vacation in Loreto!” If you’re looking for someone to give you a tour of Loreto and the area, you may want to consider Said Orozco of Loreto Guide. His service is the latest addition to the Discover Loreto directory. Orozco says: I am a certified guide by Secretary of…

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23 February 2014

Don’t miss Loreto Food and Wine Festival 2014

Don’t miss Loreto Food and Wine Festival 2014

Food. Wine. Music. Sun. Culture. Just around the corner… … and in one of my favorite destinations on Planet Earth. Mark your calendars: March 22, 2014. That’s when the annual Loreto Food and Wine Festival takes place – Loreto Bay resort (formerly the Inn at Loreto Bay) hosts. Now in its third year, the LFW fundraiser has…

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07 December 2013

“Morado” music video shot in Loreto (VIDEO)

“Morado” music video shot in Loreto (VIDEO)

“Morado” – a short film shot on location at Misión de Nuestra Señora de Loreto Conchó. This is the first film to receive a “Loreto Oscar” awarded by Emmy-winner Jane Lurie on 11/28/2013. Te amo. What is real, imagined? A discovery of love, ambition, truth. “MORADO” LOCATION Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico STARRING Loni Stark…

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26 November 2013

“Soul Searching” in Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico (VIDEO)

“Soul Searching” in Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico (VIDEO)

“On October 19, 1697, Salvatierra, with a small group of soldiers, disembarked from the galley “Santa Elvira” in the Bay of San Dionisio at 26° N latitude. In the first days after their arrival, the missionary erected a modest structure that served as a chapel, to the front of which they affixed a wooden cross….

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25 November 2013

Loreto, Baja confronts ‘You’ve Got Mail’ moment (Ley Supermarket)

Loreto, Baja confronts ‘You’ve Got Mail’ moment (Ley Supermarket)

In You’ve Got Mail (1998) mega-chain operator Tom Hanks falls in love, online no less, with Meg Ryan. Little do they realize that she runs a little corner bookstore – the very sort he’s trying to run out of town. 2013 for the town of Loreto, Baja California Sur (the historic capital of the Bajas) will go…

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21 November 2013

Construction to Resume on Loreto Bay Condo Buildings PLUS: More Signs of Growth (Video)

Construction to Resume on Loreto Bay Condo Buildings PLUS: More Signs of Growth (Video)

A quick on-the-ground real estate update from Loreto (Baja California Sur, Mexico) including a short video below from Loreto Bay. Good news! I’ve confirmed through multiples sources that building permits have been obtained for the two Posadas in Loreto Bay. This opens the door for construction to resume. Though we’ve heard this several times before…

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