Jul 022015
Diving Report: July 1

A group of 14 went out for a great weekend of diving at San Pedro Island in San Carlos. Congratulations to 3 new divers who passed their Open Water final certification with us on Sunday too. Click here to see a short video of them underwater, enjoying a whole new world under the sea. On [read more …]

Jul 022015
Fishing Report: July 1

Well, we’re not dying in the heat. Most days have been pretty enjoyable with cloud cover, calm seas, and light breezes. We did work up a little sweat one day as we were left with a big tree trunk. We were able to pluck off a dozen nice dorado that other boats gave up on. [read more …]

Jul 022015
Amazon says Hola to Mexico

This week, the e-commerce company Amazon opened its virtual doors in Mexico (amazon.com.mx). The Spanish-language site features millions of items including electronics, sporting goods and outdoor activities, housewares, beauty products, tools, books and music. There is free shipping on orders over 599 pesos (about $38 USD) that are fulfilled by Amazon.

Jun 232015
Fishing Report: June 22

Things are heating up, but not the fishing. We are starting to scratch our heads as to what is wrong. Two friends went way out today with no luck. The signs for fish were all there, but not the fish. Hopefully they will come soon. We’ve seen some billfish in close. The best dorado action [read more …]

Jun 172015
Fishing Report: June 15

We are enjoying some nice days on the water. It is warm at times, but there has often been a light breeze to keep things cool. There are a lot of small dorado in close. Farther out there are still very few. There are a few billfish in close and on the Reef. The area [read more …]

Jun 172015
Mexico in Top 3 Countries to Retire

The World’s Best Places To Retire In 2015, they rank Mexico 3rd behind Ecuador and Panama. Using input from their correspondents all over the world, they analyze factors such as climate, health care and cost of living to determine the best bang-for-your buck retirement destinations on the planet. About Mexico, they state that “one of [read more …]

Jun 092015
2015 Yacht Club / Rescate Fishing Tournament Results

With temperatures in the low 90’s and flat seas to start, the two day fishing tournament was a resounding success. Boats came from Navojoa and Hermosillo in Sonora and as far away as California and Colorado, with many “local” fishers from Arizona taking part in addition to local San Carlos boats, some of whom were first-time entrants. Overall [read more …]

Jun 092015
Fishing Report: June 3

There’s lots of fishing action in San Carlos!! We still saw a school of 50-100 sailfish that I thought was a tuna boil the other day. There are a lot out there in pockets, evidenced by Reel Mistress releasing 21 in two days in the Rescate Tournament. We have been averaging at least a handful [read more …]

Jun 022015
When a Recipe Isn't a Recipe Frittata | Makin' It in Mexico

What could be easier than throwing together most any ingredients you like, baking them, and having a satisfying breakfast? Frittatas fit this bill and are very simple to make. This is certainly one of those dishes that anyone can make and you don’t even need to measure anything. Throw in the amount that looks good [read more …]