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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La Lupita: Perfect Marriage of Taco & Mezcal

When David Camhi decided to open La Lupita Taco y Mezcal in San José del Cabo, many people thought he was crazy. Not just crazy for opening a “taco place,” but because the locals had tasted thousands and thousands of tacos in their lives–they knew what good tacos were. Did David know what good tacos […]

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Javier’s with Seafood and Mariachis; Great Choice!

As you wind your way through the elaborate Cabo Azul Resort—Diamond Resorts International’s spectacular gem in San José del Cabo in the southern part of Baja California—you might think you are walking through a peaceful jungle. That’s just the beautiful vegetation and water features that help to make this vacation resort so relaxing and inviting. […]

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A New Way for Cooking with Charcoal

Some of my Spanish-speaking friends have already commented on the name of this restaurant, particularly the second half of it. The name of the restaurant is CarbόnCabrόn, and, yes, the second part by itself is one of those “bad words” we’re not supposed to say. Our hostesses for the evening, Mariela and Alicia, explained that […]

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