Category: Culture

A Little Village of Palapas Overlooking the Ocean

Family-owned and operated Palapas Ventana in La Paz, Mexico offers travelers a laid-back option The MEXICO Report TRAVEL Section By Susie Albin-Najera Nestled among the abundant native desert plants of Baja, including barrel cactus, palo adan, and pitaya agria, located…

Yancey Quiñones: A Strong Blend of Culture, Commitment and Community

The MEXICO Report Community SECTION Yancey Quiñones: A Strong Blend of Culture, Commitment and Community Master coffee roaster and owner of Antigua Coffee House in Los Angeles donates talents to aid Zapatista Coffee Farm Co-op in Palenque region of Chiapas,…

A Great Love of Mexico Comes Exquisite Cuisine: Celebrity Chef Rick Bayless

A Great Love of Mexico Comes Exquisite Cuisine: Award-winning Chef/Restaurateur, Cookbook Author and TV Host Rick Bayless Time Magazine hailed him as a “cookbook superstar.” The New York Times’s Craig Claiborne praised his work as the “greatest contribution to the Mexican…

Adventures with Mi Familia in Puerto Vallarta

The MEXICO Report By Susie Albin-Najera   For the last 20 years I’ve been traveling to Vallarta so often that it would be safe to say that it is my home-away-from-home. I recently traveled to Puerto Vallarta for a quick…