Loreto Mexico Blog

Pickleball Courts Hidden Away in Loreto Bay

In years past, the John McEnroe Tennis Center was touted as a major draw to Nopolo and Loreto Bay. Anyone who has visited recently has seen a facility in complete disrepair both inside and out. Below are a couple of photos from inside the clubhouse that make it...

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A New Golf Course in Loreto Area is Now Open

The golf course in Loreto Bay has been available to play for years now and it was the only golf option for many miles. Now a second course is completed and open for play about thirty minutes south of Loreto Bay. The Danzante Bay course is part of the Villa del...

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New Bistro Now Open in Loreto Bay

A new restaurant option is now open in Loreto Bay. Le Bistro has opened in FN469, just a few doors down from the Nopolo Wine Cellar. It is located where the Fusion restaurant had been in the past. As the name indicates, it is modeled after a French Bistro and will...

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Baja California’s Recipe for Saving Fishing Communities

Off the shores of Loreto is a large marine park designed to protect the vast array of sea creatures. There is still very active sportfishing and no shortage of whale watching tours during the winter season. Loreto is not the only area of Baja California that has...

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Loreto whale tail

Golfing While Visiting Loreto Bay

When guests are planning a trip to Loreto Bay, they often want to get in a few rounds of golf during their stay. Below are the current rates as of October 2016. Rates are certainly subject to change and it is probably best to contact the courses directly to get the...

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Visiting Misión de San Javier With Six Hitchhikers

In my many visits to Loreto, I have not yet taken the trip to Misión de San Javier. So it was decided that a group of three of us would drive out to the Misión for a visit and lunch. What started out as a simple site-seeing trip turned into quite the adventure. The...

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Paco, Rock Chalk Jayhawk and Tasty Tequila

It was the summer of 2015 and I was enjoying Clam Night at the Hotel Oasis along the Malecon in Loreto. I looked up from my plate full of clams and I saw a man walking towards me with a t-shirt with a big "Rock Chalk Jayhawk" on the front of it. Being a Kansas alum...

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More Than Three Hour Tour on WanToSea Glass Bottom Boat

Part of the reason I love coming to Loreto is the underwater world of the Sea of Cortez. When I visit, I go scuba diving or snorkeling almost every day. On my most recent visit, a friend and I decided to take an excursion on the WanToSea glass bottom boat and the...

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A Day of Fishing in the Waters of Loreto, Mexico

On my most recent trip to Loreto, one of the friends joining me wanted to go fishing. Since I am not a fisherman, I had to ask around to help him find a fishing captain. One name was recommended several times and that was "Pancho" Barracuda. I passed along the...

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