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Bahia de los Angeles, Baja California

Bahia de Los Angeles Fast Facts

 
Location: East shore of Baja California
Landscape:
Coastal low desert
Weather:
Dry warm to hot
Attractions: Aquatic activities and desert hiking
Population: 700

Bahia de Los Angeles at a Glance

 
About Bahia de Los Angeles
The small fishing village of Bahia de los Angeles, with 700 permanent inhabitants stands on the East shore of Baja California in the Sea of Cortez, 416 miles from the US border. It is in a low desert region flanked by the Sierra de Baja California and the Sea of Cortez. The weather in Bahia de los Angeles is dry warm to hot, with average annual temperatures of 60 F to 86 F, and an average annual rain of only 3.5 inches that falls in the winter months. Bahia de los Angeles is relatively isolated, the nearest major towns are Ensenada (336 mi.) and Guerrero Negro (130 mi.). A Mexico retirement to a place like Bahia de los Angeles is for the rugged free spirit who loves nature and a simple life.

Attractions - Mexico Retirement
The hallmark of Bahia de los Angeles is ecotourism, with its natural desert and marine environments hardly touched by human activities. The Valley of "Los Cirios" with vegetation and fauna unique to this mountainous desert flanked by two spectaculars seas is a perfect place for hardcore hikers. Bahia de los Angeles is among the world's most active zones for whale sharks, with aggregations lasting up to 6 months (May to October); while in other places in the world the occurrence of whale sharks is sporadic. Bahia de los Angeles is at a two-hour drive from "Laguna San Ignacio" in Guerrero Negro where every winter hundreds of gray whales migrate to mate and to give birth to their young. In addition, Bahia de los Angeles is suited to excellent sport fishing and other aquatic activities. An important multinational research center on sea turtles has been operating in Bahia de los Angeles for over 25 years.

Health Care - Mexico Retirement
Access to health care is limited in Bahia de los Angeles. There is a small government operated clinic in Bahia de los Angeles that can treat minor injuries and ailments. Guerrero Negro, at 130 miles from Bahia de los Angeles has a small government operated hospital and a few small private clinics. Top medical care is available at Ensenada, 336 miles from Bahia de los Angeles. Ensenada has government and privately operated hospitals and outpatient clinics with most specialties.

Services - Mexico Retirement
A Mexico retirement at Bahia de los Angeles does not mean to be disconnected from home, satellite and cable TV are accessible in Bahia de Los Angeles with all major U.S. and Canadian channels. Many US AM radio stations reach up to the region of Bahia de Los Angeles and beyond. High-speed satellite Internet service is available in Bahia de Los Angeles. The closest US consular office to Bahia de los Angeles is the Consulate General at Tijuana (400 mi.). The American Consulate General is located at: Ave. Tapachula # 96. Bahia de los Angeles has an airstrip for small aircraft. The nearest commercial airport to Bahia de los Angeles is in Guerrero Negro (130 mi.).

Banking - Mexico Retirement
Bahia de los Angeles's nearest modern banking networks and ATMs hooked to US banking systems are available in Guerrero Negro (130 mi.).

Mexican Real Estate - Mexico Retirement
As in most other Mexican cities and towns, Mexican real estate in Bahia de los Angeles is more affordable than in the US. Although Mexican real estate is highly variable, a typical cost of a property in Bahia de los Angeles is about 15 to 30% of a similar property in the USA. We will soon have links to reputable Mexican real estate agencies in Bahia de los Angeles, stay tuned.
 
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