Category: 10 - Baja Tips
October 14, 2007
How to open a bank account in Loreto, Mexico, and manage it online
A few years ago it was very hard to do any business in Baja California, Mexico. Back in 1996, Janelle tells me that Todos Santos didn't even have an ATM machine, and if you needed money you had to travel...
September 25, 2007
How to register a car in California, when you can't smog it because it's stored in Mexico
We currently have a car in Baja California. It's a 1986 Acura Legend, which I bought from my good friend Ed; we affectionately call this car "Lucy". We've driven Lucy from San Francisco, all the way down to Todos Santos,...
September 04, 2007
How to track storm Henriette's position live
Just a quick Internet/computer tip. We are following hurricane Henriette and thinking of everyone in Todos Santos and Loreto. If you have an Internet connection you can track the storm live by using these links: 1) Install Google Earth if...
May 28, 2007
Fast Internet connection in Loreto: Satellite service!
This article is a tip for anyone who's looking for a way to get fast Internet service in Loreto, Baja or anywhere in Mexico or North America. As Janelle and I prepare to build our house in Loreto, I wanted...
March 20, 2007
Message Board for Baja residents and visitors
There are many message boards for Baja residents and tourists, but here's one that I particularly like: http://forums.BajaNomad.com There are many forums in the message board, including: Baja Questions & Answers Baja Trip Reports Baja Restaurant Reviews Baja Accommodation Reviews...