Articles by Chris Sands

Shot Selection – Fairways and Greens

Shot Selection – Fairways and Greens March 29, 2012 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
“We have beauty – desert, mountain, ocean – and, more importantly, the best weather in the entire world,” says Sergio Castillo, PGA Director of Golf at Puerto Los Cabos, explaining why Los Cabos is such a mecca for golfers.  

Beyond Los Cabos: Five Great Baja Sur Hotels

Beyond Los Cabos: Five Great Baja Sur Hotels March 26, 2012 | Hotels, Travel Tips | Read More
The cape cities of Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo feature plenty of five-star hotels and luxury beach resorts, but those who wish to explore Baja Sur beyond the heavily trafficked tourist areas will find there are plenty of hidden — or at least less publicized — gems. Hotel California...

Chicharrones Siempre! The Joys of Mexican Street Food

Chicharrones Siempre! The Joys of Mexican Street Food March 19, 2012 | Food, What's New | Read More
For tourists, the essence of foreign places is found in monuments, museums, and fine dining establishments. For travelers, it is found in the people, their day to day lives, and the idiosyncratic singularities of their culture and cuisine. For the latter breed, few things capture the spirit of a place...

Baja Sur’s Famed Big Game Sport Fishing

Baja Sur’s Famed Big Game Sport Fishing March 12, 2012 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The emergence of Los Cabos as an internationally significant resort destination has been attributed to a number of different factors — the arrival of the Transpeninsular Highway, widespread corporate hotel development along the coastal corridor, and Jack Nicklaus’ legitimization of the area...

San José del Cabo’s Best Beachfront Hotels

San José del Cabo’s Best Beachfront Hotels February 29, 2012 | Hotels, What's New | Read More
San José del Cabo is often overshadowed by its Capes neighbor Cabo San Lucas in regards to press coverage, but the city certainly doesn’t need to take a back seat in terms of fine dining, fine beaches, and excellent hotel and resort options. In fact, the best of San José’s accommodations...

Five Great Golf Courses Of Los Cabos

Five Great Golf Courses Of Los Cabos February 23, 2012 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Los Cabos has become one of the world’s greatest golfing destinations, with a superb collection of courses that boast stunning seaside views, as well as challenging layouts from legends like Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman. The following five are a few of the area’s best and most beloved loops. 1....

The Coolest Catamaran Cruises In Cabo

The Coolest Catamaran Cruises In Cabo February 14, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
If you like to get out on the water, but often have trouble finding your sea legs, catamarans are a great option. These double-hulled craft are both swift and stable, providing calm rides even in the roughest of local conditions (which if you know Los Cabos, isn’t very rough). Los Cabos is home...

The Five Best Margaritas In Los Cabos

The Five Best Margaritas In Los Cabos February 8, 2012 | Nightlife, What's New | Read More
No visit to Los Cabos is complete without a comprehensive margarita sampling, and although every bar in the area has their own version of this signature Mexican cocktail, certain establishments have taken this tequila infused concoction to an entirely different level. Don Sanchez Cantina – Don...

Top Stops For Regional Mexican Cuisine

Top Stops For Regional Mexican Cuisine February 1, 2012 | Food | Read More
As befits Mexico’s most popular tourist destination, Los Cabos boasts plenty of world-class fine dining establishments, as well as hundreds of hole-in-the-wall taquerías. However, one of the complaints most often heard from transplanted Mexicans is that the area lacks the “real,” traditional...

The Top Hotel Dining Experiences in Los Cabos

The Top Hotel Dining Experiences in Los Cabos January 26, 2012 | Food, Hotels, What's New | Read More
Hotel restaurants don’t always receive the publicity or word-of-mouth recommendations of their stand-alone counterparts, largely because travelers aren’t likely to tour or seek out the facilities of resorts in which they are not staying. Nevertheless, it is impossible to list the outstanding...