Many of Baja California Sur’s hidden treasures can be found when you venture off the beaten path. When you live in La Paz, BCS, a whole world of adventure lies just outside your door in just about any direction. While there are no shortage of beaches and towns reachable by car, so much more of … More Off Road Adventures in Baja
By Rebecca MacDonald Beach camping in Baja is one of the many reasons to love living in this magical place. As a reluctant camper, I wasn’t always convinced this would be the case. But a recent weekend spent camping with friends on the beach at El Sargento has changed my tune, and I’m now looking … More Beach Camping in Baja
When you think of moving to La Paz, you may be wondering, “What is the food like?” Won’t it be all tacos and beer? Can I actually eat healthy in Mexico? First, let’s set the record straight: we love tacos and beer! And there are plenty of different varieties of both to enjoy here in … More Can I Eat Healthy in Mexico?
Learning a few Spanish words and phrases can make your Baja adventure that much more rewarding. … More Will I Need to Speak Spanish in La Paz?
Answers to your questions about the cost, quality and availability of health care services in La Paz, BCS, Mexico What would happen if I got sick while visiting or living in La Paz? Is medical care here expensive? Is it modern? Is it safe? What kind of health care services can I get here? The … More La Paz Healthcare: What are My Options?
What are the beaches like in La Paz? It’s one of the most common questions we get from people who are thinking of visiting or even moving to La Paz. Sure, you want to know about the local culture, the home prices, the restaurants and fun things to do here. But let’s not kid ourselves, … More La Paz Area Beaches
A beginner’s guide to making your “living abroad” dream a reality. Buying a home in La Paz, Mexico may sound like a big leap to make when you’re used to living in the U.S. or Canada. However, it can be surprisingly easy, especially when you have good guidance from an experienced local real estate team. … More Buying a Home in La Paz, Mexico
The magic of Baja California Sur may not be as well-known to travelers as some more familiar Mexican destinations. However, once you have experienced all it has to offer, chances are you will fall in love with this amazing place. We did! If you’ve traveled at all in Mexico, taken a cruise to Mexican ports, … More The Magic of Baja California Sur
Welcome to This Baja Life, our blog where we are sharing our experiences as U.S. expats living in La Paz in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Moving to Mexico may seem like a big leap to take, but once you’ve experienced all that Baja has to offer, there’s a good chance you will fall head over … More Welcome to This Baja Life!