Discovering New Flavors in Cabo

How I Locate Authentic Food One of the truest ways that I have used with great success to find authentic foods in Mexico is to go to open-air restaurants. Sure there are fancy restaurants with nice tablecloths, linen napkins, spotless windows with views of everything nice. There might even be some soothing music playing quietly […]

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Experience EL MERKADO

EL MERKADO – Dining Experiences for a Variety of Food Palettes The two-story corrugated metal building with a brick annex sitting alongside the busy highway that connects San José del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas at the tip of the Baja peninsula seems an unlikely place for gastronomic delights. Remember the saying, “Don’t judge a […]

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Can You Say “TLAYUDA”?

Don’t worry; you’re not alone if you can’t easily pronounce it. I looked in the largest (size, weight, pages) dictionary I have, and there are no English words listed that begin with the two letters “t” and “l.” So it’s no real surprise that Americans (and maybe Brits, Aussies, and Kiwis) have a hard time […]

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Photos, Few Words, from Recent Cabo Trip

I want to keep the words to a minimum in this post because I want you to focus on the photos and videos from my recent February trip to Cabo — San José del Cabo and Cabos San Lucas. (p.s. Click on thumbnail images for a larger view.) YouTube video: Great Dinner at Don Sanchez […]

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Nick-San Japanese Cuisine Where Talent and Flavors are Combined

The subtle entrance to Nick-San Japanese Cuisine in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, belies what is waiting for you inside. The elegant interior, which has been expanded over the years, surrounds the kitchen area and the sushi bar. One thing that Owner and Chef Ángel Carbajal wants everyone to understand is that there is a whole […]

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