Tag Archive for baja

La Paz to Mazatlán

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We are finally in Mazatlán, where the adventure really begins. We both love Baja, but in some ways it feels like one is too protected there, like in an extension of the US. I think we were both looking forward…

Geraldo VWs

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We had heard about this shop for a while, and my plan was to drop by anyway for a general checkup. It turns out we ended up having to come, to replace a couple of CV joints. The place is…

Meeting The Dangerz

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We had been following the adventures of these two on their blog, The Dangerz, for a while. And for a month or two we had been in touch, hoping we’d be able to run into each other somewhere. Finally we…

Paz en La Paz

SF to La Paz

We’re just two weeks into our trip now but we’ve covered more than 1,450 miles (much more than the 1200 km I’d randomly guessed the other day) since leaving San Francisco. Some of the drive through Baja has been quite…

Dog Day Afternoons

We’re officially on the new-to-me part of our trip, nine days in, because we’re now past Loreto, the farthest south in Baja I’d been before (last year with Juan). We’d wanted to hang out for a few days at the…

To the Sea

Here’s Juan and Milo’s photo shoot at Punta Baja, a jutting peninsula that’s a rocky drive from El Rosario. After leaving El Rosario, we crossed Parallelo 28 into Baja California Sur, which is one hour ahead of Baja California. We…

No-man’s land

We’re now safely in our third night in Baja, after a failed attempt to treat ourselves to a night at the Baja Cactus, this awesome hotel in El Rosario that a trucker once told us about. We spent Night 2…