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  Tour By Mexico ® - Baja California Sur State --- 2
Baja California Sur is bounded on the north by the
, on the west by the Pacific Ocean, and on the east by the Cortes Sea (Gulf of California).
The name "California" originated with Garci Ordoñez de Montalvo, who gave the name to an imaginary country in his knight novel "Esplandian", sequel of "Amadis de Galva" (Seville, 1510).
www.tourbymexico.com /bcs/bcs.htm   (241 words)

  
  Baja California Sur
It is bordered to the north by the state of Baja California Norte, to the west by the Pacific Ocean, and to the south and east by the Gulf of California, also known as the Sea of Cortes.
This is attested by the existence of sound higher education institutions, such as the Autonomous University of Baja California Sur, the Regional Technological Institute, the Pedagogic University, the State School of Music and several high-level scientific research institutions.
All of their early efforts to colonize the region failed, and it was not until the arrival of the Jesuits that permanent human settlements took root, with the establishment of the missions of Loreto (1697) and San Javier (1699) by the missionaries Eusebio Francisco Kino, Juan Maria Salvatierra, and Juan de Ugarte, among others.
www.mexconnect.com /MEX/austin/baja.html   (1094 words)

  
 Baja California, Mexico  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Baja California Sur is a sparsely populated region best known for its tourist resorts and sport-fishing.
The state is bordered on the west and the south by the Pacific Ocean, on the east by the Gulf of California, and on the north by the Mexican state of Baja California.
Baja California Sur is largely unpopulated and has the least number of residents of any Mexican state.
www.galenfrysinger.com /baja_california.htm   (569 words)

  
 Baja California
It is sometimes incorrectly referred to as Baja California Norte to distinguish it from the Baja California peninsula, of which it forms the northern half, and Baja California Sur, which forms the southern half of the peninsula.
1804: The Spanish colony of California is divided into Alta ("upper") and Baja ("lower") California at the line separating the Franciscan missions in the north from the Dominican missions in the south.
In 1850, after Alta California is annexed by the United States, Baja California is further divided into northern and southern territories.
www.baja-relocation.com /baja_california.htm   (397 words)

  
 Baja California Sur vacation villa rental - Villa Turquesa
Pedregal's newest and brightest star is the magnificent 9-bedroom Villa Turquesa, situated on a cliff overlooking the Pacific, 350' directly above the beach.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.
Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation villa rental in Baja California Sur, Baja
www.homeaway.com /Mexico/vacation-villa-Baja-California-Sur/sys/triphomes.com/p43533.htm   (614 words)

  
 ZOCO Travel: Loreto surfari in Baja California Sur, Mexico
Baja juts out into the Pacific and is exposed to storm generated swells that can come from the North Pacific in our winter and the South Pacific in their winter.
The swell window for the Cape Region of Baja extends from approximately 300 degrees (Northwest) in winter all the way around the compass through South to approximately 130 degrees (Southeast) in summer.
In Baja you can expect days in the 80° F (26° C) – 90° F (32° C) range with nights dropping down to about 65° F (18° C).
www.zocotravel.com /surfing_holidays/mexico/baja_california/baja_california_surf_guide.html   (263 words)

  
 Baja California Sur hotel reservations | online Baja California Sur hotel reservation
All the hotels in Baja California Sur are subject to our careful selection process to ensure high standards are maintained throughout the Great Hotels of the World collection.
An online hotel reservation in Baja California Sur at a spa resort will provide you with an ideal combination of the best accommodation and the finest location.
Baja California Sur business hotels are available for Baja California Sur hotel reservations through Great Hotels of the World for planning your meetings, conferences and business trips.
www.ghotw.com /list/city1/home/baja-california-sur.htm   (316 words)

  
 Baja California Sur, Mexico
The state of Baja California Sur is located in the north-western region of Mexico on a peninsula bearing the same name.
It is bordered to the north by the state of Baja California Norte, to the west and south by the Pacific Ocean, and to the east by the Sea of Cortez (Gulf of California).
Other of the main tourist destinations in Baja California Sur are San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas at the southern tip of the Baja peninsula, known collectively as Los Cabos, and proudly called the Marlin capital of the world, and Todos Santos up the west coast of the peninsula from Los Cabos.
www.surf-mexico.com /states/BajaCaSur   (201 words)

  
 Baja California SUR :. Paradise Between two Seas
A journey through Baja California Sur will stimulate your senses and evoke overpowering emotions that will, you can be certain, push your imagination to the limits.
Regarded as one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in the world, the state of Baja California Sur has been designed exclusively to offer tourists un-heard of adventure, comfort and relaxation, and everlasting fun.
You are welcome to explore the warmth of this fresh and joyous land, a place where dreams come true, a land which beckons you to return year after year.
www.explorebajasur.com   (266 words)

  
 Baja California, Mexico - Hotels, Real Estate & Travel - baja.com
The city of Tijuana in Baja California is found at the northern region of the naturally gifted Mexican peninsula of Baja California.
Sea Kayaking Tours While vacationing in Baja California with some friends, we happen to see a sign posted in our hotel travel booking desk advertising sea kayaking tours.
Being part of a country with a very rich and well-defined cultural identity, Baja California is a hodgepodge of art, history an..
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 Baja California Sur, Mexico
Note: Baja California Sur has no official flag, but one in white charged with the coat of arms is broadly used:
It lays the Mexican state of Baja California (N); the Sea of Cortés or Gulf of California (E), and the Pacific Ocean (W).
The Baja California Peninsula is divided into two states, Baja California (Lower California) and Baja California Sur (Southern Lower California).
www.fotw.net /flags/mx-bcs.html   (293 words)

  
 Hoteles Baja California Sur,Hotel en Baja California Sur,Hoteles en Baja California Sur|Mexico
Bienvenido a nuestra sección de Hoteles en Baja California Sur.
Los hoteles de Baja California Sur le ofrecen el máximo confort, magnífica estadía con amplios servicios a su disposición y la mejor ubicación para descansar.
Zonas arqueológicas del Estado de Baja California Sur
www.visitingmexico.com.mx /baja-california-sur/hoteles-baja-california-sur.php   (118 words)

  
 Baja California Sur, Mexico current local time from WorldTimeServer.com
A comprehensive list of other locations in addition to Baja California Sur, Mexico is also available which you can view current time by country name or by city name.
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Convert a specific time in Baja California Sur, Mexico to your local time
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 Enlace Zapatista » Blog Archive » Comienza la gira por Baja California Sur, Los Cabos, 13 de octubre
La Baja Sur que van a encontrar esos niños va a ser diferente a la que ustedes conocieron, y créanme, no va ser mejor.
Y gente aquí, en Baja Sur, se levantó pidiendo justicia para nosotros.
Nosotros que somos chiapanecos sentimos que es nuestra obligación luchar por recrear Baja California Sur.
enlacezapatista.ezln.org.mx /la-otra-campana/505   (5071 words)

  
 Baja Mexico: Baja Expo - La Paz
Baja Cookbooks by Ann Hazard and other fun Baja information can be reviewed on her web site at BAJA MAGIC.
Baja does have two direct water connections to mainland Mexico, via the ferries from LA PAZ and Santa Rosalia in Baja California Sur.
Baja aficionados interested in building or buying a home near the Baja coastline might be interested in the web site of MATRIX UTILITIES for some good ideas on desalinization, energy options and waste disposal.
www.bajaexpo.com /cities/lapaz.htm   (9138 words)

  
 Baja California Sur Mexico Travel and Tours to Baja California Sur by Enjoy Mexico   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The first vestiges of human presence in Baja California are tattooed on the walls of several caves and on rocky cracks.
You need to tour the 9 evangelising centres still standing in order to understand the hard and sacrificed task of the priests, or visit the exhibition rooms at the Museum of the Jesuitical Missions of Loreto, whose seat is an old colonial house, to find out about their experiences and pilgrimages.
The State of Baja California Sur would only be recognised as such as on the 2nd of September of 1974, being its capital the City of La Paz, located 4310 kilometres away from Mexico City.
www.enjoymexico.net /baja-california-sur-mexico.php   (772 words)

  
 Baja California travel guide - Wikitravel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Baja California Sur -- the southern half of the peninsula
The SCORE Baja 500 and Baja 1000 off-road races explore some of the more remote regions of the peninsula and attract participants and tourists from Mexico and the US.
Baja is famous for fish tacos; there is some disagreement about whether they were "invented" in San Felipe or Ensenada - try both and make up your own mind!
wikitravel.org /en/Baja_California   (579 words)

  
 Mexico, Baja California Sur, Baja California Sur activities
Baja California Sur activities promise enough to unwind - lazing about in the peaceful bays or basking in the sun, strolling along its seaside waterfront or the white sandy beaches to hiking up canyons.
Exploring the underwater world while snorkeling, engaging self in sport fishing, diving with the dolphins, boating, etc. all guarantee good physical activity while a stroll around the historic museums or the handicraft shops are enough to stimulate the mind and the eyes.
As regards cuisine, Mexico Baja California Sur promises some very palatable and appetizing cuisines of the region.
www.vrul.com /showarticles.asp?newsid=70   (556 words)

  
 México decreta la 'alerta roja' en Baja California Sur mientras se acerca el huracán 'John' | elmundo.es
MIAMI (EEUU).- Las autoridades mexicanas han declarado la "alerta roja" en el estado de Baja California Sur, en el noroeste del país, ante la probabilidad "muy alta" de que el huracán 'John' toque tierra este viernes en esa zona.
La meteoróloga Itzel López dijo que hay un 80% de posibilidades de que a mediodía de hoy hora local toque el estado de Baja California Sur.
En el estado de Baja California Sur, el más meridional de la península de California, las clases han sido suspendidas y unos 10.000 turistas hospedados en hoteles fueron alertados, aunque poco más de un centenar de ellos fueron realojados en albergues.
www.elmundo.es /elmundo/2006/09/01/internacional/1157105155.html   (605 words)

  
 Baja California Sur
Welcome to Baja California Sur Condos and Villas: We are a vacation rental company featuring private villas and popular resorts in beautiful Baja California Sur, Mexico.
Whether you plans are for an exciting family vacation or a romantic getaway, we will find you the perfect place in Baja California Sur.
We have villas as intimate as 2 bedrooms, right up to our 10 bedroom Baja California Sur Surf Villa which sleeps up to 40 people.
www.cometocabo.com /html/bajacaliforniasur.htm   (191 words)

  
 Attractions in BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR - MEXICO   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It was only faith coming in the hands of the religious, which could appease the belligerent spirit of the natives of these deserted lands and wild coasts.
The Museum of the Jesuitical Missions is adjoining, with a collection of 300 objects that are witness to the priests' journeys in Baja California Sur.
Oil canvases of the XVII century are on exhibition in here, along with sculptures of the Virgin, and a figure of a lying Christ carved in wood that has a mechanism to have the image extend its arms.
www.enjoymexico.net /baja-california-sur-attractions1-mexico.php   (1481 words)

  
 Mulege Baja California, Die Kreise Mulegé & Loreto Deutsche Auflage
Dann wogt Baja California in einem solch gewaltigen Blütenmeer, dass es einem den Atem verschlägt.
Und auch den Namen Kakteengarten Mexikos trägt Baja California zu recht: 120 Arten wachsen hier, 50 davon gibt es nirgendwo sonst auf der Welt.
Für Menschen scheint Baja California auf den ersten Blick nicht geschaffen zu sein.
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 Baja California
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 baja california sur mexico map - map of baja california sur mexico - mapa de baja california sur
baja california sur mexico map - map of baja california sur mexico - mapa de baja california sur
Mouse over the sections to see all the city (ciudad) and town (pueblo) names.
Cities (ciudades) and towns (pueblos) in Baja California Sur are:
www.maps-of-mexico.com /baja-california-sur-mexico/baja-california-sur-mexico-map-main.shtml   (82 words)

  
 Baja California Sur Vacation Rentals Baja California Sur Rentals GreatRentals.com
Rent a Baja California Sur villa or vacation rental and enjoy the natural beauty and culture of Mexico.
With an array of oceanfront condos, luxury villas, and vacation homes to choose from, a Baja vacation rental is perfect for family vacations or romantic getaways.
Baja California Sur makes the perfect getaway for couples, families, or groups.
www.greatrentals.com /vacation-rentals/Baja-California-Sur-villa-rentals.htm   (458 words)

  
 Baja Mexico Vacation Rentals, Baja Mexico Beach Rentals, Baja Rentals, Cyber Rentals
Baja Mexico vacation rentals are available in what is known as Baja California Norte (north) and Baja California Sur (south).
A Baja Mexico beach house rental is one of the most popular lodging choices on the peninsula, and there are plenty of beaches, both on the Pacific Ocean and on the Sea of Cortes.
Ranging over 800 miles from the California border, the Baja Peninsula is diverse in its topography, with deserts and several mountain ranges.
www.cyberrentals.com /Mexico/Baja/r1390.htm   (271 words)

  
 Spectacular Whale Watching in Baja California Sur
Ideal climate, shallow waters, salinity and abundant marine life make the bays and lagoons of Baja California Sur the perfect place for whales to birth and rear their young.
Scientific studies have shown that 90 percent of the migrating whales travel south to the waters of Baja California Sur, while the remaining 10 percent make their way to the waters off Korea.
Hotels and marinas throughout Baja California Sur can arrange whale-watching excursions that offer an up close and personal introduction to these gentle giants.
www.happynews.com /news/10122006/spectacular-whale-watching-baja-california-sur.htm   (510 words)

  
 LORETO / Loreto Baja Sur / Baja California Mexico
Its location is perfect for those looking for a base to travel between Santa Rosalia (approx 2 hours north by car) and La Paz or Cabo to the south (6 and 8 hours respectfully).
Loreto, the first and previous capital of Baja Sur is loaded with historical sites, Great Fishing, Whale Watching, First Class Accommodations to Budget Rentals and lots of great eats.
A little slower paced then the more famous cities of Baja but what a great place to kick back and recharge the batteries.
www.bajaevents.com /loreto.html   (147 words)

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