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The Day of the Dead, A Celebration of Life

Dia de los Muertos—the Day of the Dead—is a holiday celebrated November 1st through November 2nd.  Although marked throughout Latin America, Dia de los Muertos is most strongly associated with Mexico, where the tradition originated. ☀️ To view Los Cabos Dia de los Muertos altars, visit the Art Walk in Downtown San Jose on Thursday, November 1st. In addition, the altars […]

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What is the difference between tequila and mezcal? 3 Quick Facts

Are tequila and mezcal the same? Absolutely not. Both are made from agave, but that’s where the similarities end. Here are 3 Quick facts every Cabo connoisseur should know about the differences between tequila and mezcal. 1. All Tequilas are mezcals, but not all mezcals are tequilas. Did you follow that? Tequila is a type […]

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Hidden Treasures in Los Cabos: Santiago & San Dionisio

Baja is synonymous with the crystalline waters and the adventure-filled desert, but beyond the everyday lies a mountain range, the Sierra de la Laguna, that have produced an incredible microclimate like no other. With the desert, sand and sea and mountains in our backyard, a myriad of opportunities exist to see nature’s finest work first hand […]

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Award Winning Pools within Villas Del Mar and Espiritu in Cabo

Recently two Del Mar Development properties were recognized by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals. Designed by Vogel & Associates, the pool at Villas at La Montaña 12 in Villas Del Mar and The Ledges condominium pool in Espiritu were awarded with Silver and Bronze-level recognition, respectively, in the International Awards of Excellence Competition. Villa […]

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U.S. State Department Reports that Cabo is Safe for Tourists

In July 2018 the U.S. State Department issued a revised update indicating that Los Cabos, along with La Paz and several other tourist towns within Mexico have zero travel restriction recommendations. According to Consumer Affairs, “the good news from the State Department is that there are still plenty of areas that it considers safe for tourists.” There are […]

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One&Only Chapel featured in Forbes

The One&Only chapel is an iconic location within the community of Palmilla. Just minutes from Villas Del Mar, the chapel offers Sunday Mass at 9 a.m. and plays host to many cherished events, holding 40 within the chapel and 240 for an event at the chapel terrace. Recently, the chapel was mentioned in Forbes top […]

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Del Mar Real Estate Awards $12,500 USD to Local Cabo Agents

Recently Ron Hatfield, developer of Villas Del Mar and president of Del Mar Development and Del Mar Real Estate, was pleased to recognize two local MLS members with financial awards of $10,000 USD and $2,500 USD, respectively. The distribution of awards from the Del Mar Real Estate Broker Recognition Program is unlike any other incentive […]

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Spotlight on Todos Santos
An Ideal Day Trip

About an hour from Villas Del Mar in the resort town of Los Cabos lies the village of Todos Santos. What was once a sleepy village is now one of the most popular areas to visit when on the Baja. Originally established as a mission in 1723 as Nuestra Señora de Pilar de Todos Santos, […]

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A Taste of Cabo: Shrimp, Tuna and Sea Bass Agauachile Recipe from Chef Bueno of Villas Del Mar

Chef Rodrigo Bueno studied at the Instituto Culinario de Mexico in Puebla and the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, where he later became a professor. He has studied Thai cuisine at The Landmark Hotel in Bangkok. Most recently Chef Bueno was executive chef at the luxury boutique hotel, Rancho Pescadero near Todos Santos. Prior to that, Chef […]

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Financing and Cash Out Options in Mexico for Buyers and Homeowners in Mexico

After a nearly decade-long absence, financing has made its way back to Mexico. Del Mar Real Estate is pleased to work alongside Global Mortgage as they offer financing and refinancing for U.S. citizens and their purchase of Mexican real estate, complete with 15-year terms, full amortization and with the lowest rate available from an Institutional lender […]

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