Day trips around Southern Arizona - Arizona
Arizona Daily WildcatDay trips around Southern ArizonaArizona Daily Wildcat... a Mexican weekend getaway or spring break adventure, Rocky Point may be just the place. After a nearly five-hour drive from campus, visitors arrive in Puerto Peñasco, an oasis of endless resorts, beaches and fresh seafood. Puerto Peñasco is home to ...
Posted on 29 July 2015 | 8:47 am
El Paso woman killed in ATV crash in Puerto
El Paso woman killed in ATV crash in Puerto PeñascoEl Paso TimesA tourist from El Paso was killed in an ATV accident Saturday in the beach town of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, according to Mexican news reports. Cindy Valeria Cruz was driving a gray Yamaha Rhino all-terrain vehicle at a high speed when she lost control ...
Posted on 26 July 2015 | 3:19 pm
Adventures in overseas baseball: Viva
AZ Snake PitAdventures in overseas baseball: Viva Mexico!AZ Snake PitMrs. SnakePit and I headed to Rocky Point, partly for our anniversary, partly to scope out the location for the SnakePitette's intended wedding next year - she and her fiance accompanied us. This was intended to be two entirely baseball-free days, but ...
Posted on 23 July 2015 | 12:01 pm
WHAT'S HAPPENING AT SANDY BEACH? — Cruise
Green Valley NewsWHAT'S HAPPENING AT SANDY BEACH? — Cruise ships destined for Puerto PeñascoGreen Valley NewsPUERTO PEÑASCO — The sound of heavy machinery scraping against rocks and an overwhelming smell of diesel fuel invade an otherwise serene desert beach where Mexico will spend roughly $100 million building its first cruise ship home port.
Posted on 18 July 2015 | 12:12 am
Helping Around The World A Mission For GW
PressBox D.C.Helping Around The World A Mission For GW Softball's Alana AndersonPressBox D.C.The rising sophomore, who completed her first collegiate softball season in early May, recently returned from Puerto Penasco, Mexico, a town of 57,000 residents in the far northern part of the nation. Anderson worked with 35 special needs children ...
Posted on 17 July 2015 | 6:08 am
El Paso Woman killed in an ATV accident
mexican police say 20-year old Cyndi Valeria Cruz was killed while riding an ATV. Cruz and two other friends were speeding when they crashed. Cruz died at the scene. The other two people were taken to a nearby hospital. An investigation is underway. Cruz ...
Posted on 25 July 2015 | 3:08 pm
In the middle of nowhere, a Promised Land
Most tourists don’t linger in Snowflake, Arizona, unless they are Latter-day Saints who have come to visit or be sealed in the temple. The town is home to fewer than 6,000 people, and its economic engines are primarily agricultural; there’s a pig farm ...
Posted on 23 July 2015 | 3:32 pm
Dinner only: $40. Tee sponsors needed at $100 per tee. Proceeds will be used to provide humanitarian services to depressed communities in and around Puerto Penasco, Mexico. For information contact Antonio at (925) 413-1890 or Bill at (925) 443-1249 ...
Posted on 14 July 2015 | 10:32 pm
House Hunters International episode filmed
House Hunters International on HGTV has traveled across the border from Phoenix, Arizona to feature the beautiful seaside town of Puerto Penasco, Mexico. This is the third episode filmed in this lovely and yet hidden gem from most of the world. It is the ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:54 am
Hacienda del Mal, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
Located near the Sea of Cortez, this bed and breakfast offers a number of distinctive rooms with views of the sea and desert. Its location puts it in close proximity to the restaurants and shops of Puerto Peñasco, but the sprawling design of the building ...
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 8:50 am