Island Girl Walkabout http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com Hector, Brenda and Angel on a journey of discovery Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:47:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 65597433 Island Time Needs a New Home http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/04/18/island-time-needs-a-new-home/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/04/18/island-time-needs-a-new-home/#comments Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:47:41 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31871 We are planning a new adventure! We are moving to Mexico in the summer and plan to stay there for a few years. Sadly, as part of this new adventure we are selling Island Time, our beautiful 2009 Winnebago View … Continue reading

The post Island Time Needs a New Home appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/04/18/island-time-needs-a-new-home/feed/ 4 31871
The Largest Animal on the Planet http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/04/04/the-largest-animal-on-the-planet/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/04/04/the-largest-animal-on-the-planet/#comments Thu, 04 Apr 2019 18:35:26 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31722 Loreto is one of the places where the Eastern Pacific blue whales migrate to in winter. We originally planned a blue whale boat tour during our stop in Loreto on our way south and were really looking forward to the … Continue reading

The post The Largest Animal on the Planet appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/04/04/the-largest-animal-on-the-planet/feed/ 22 31722
Mercury in Retrograde http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/28/mercury-in-retrograde/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/28/mercury-in-retrograde/#comments Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:41:56 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31363 As fellow RVers and travelers know, traveling is not always perfect. Things go wrong and plans don’t always work out. So although our trip across Baja was amazing, we encountered a number of mishaps while on this journey. I always … Continue reading

The post Mercury in Retrograde appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/28/mercury-in-retrograde/feed/ 15 31363
The Mischievous Whale http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/27/the-mischievous-whale/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/27/the-mischievous-whale/#comments Wed, 27 Mar 2019 20:51:00 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31622 When we first visited Puerto Chale, we asked if it might be okay to park our RV and car in their dirt parking lot the night before our whale tour. They said yes, but the first time we went back … Continue reading

The post The Mischievous Whale appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/27/the-mischievous-whale/feed/ 2 31622
Land’s End http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/24/lands-end-2/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/24/lands-end-2/#comments Sun, 24 Mar 2019 15:34:46 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31360 We planned a day car trip to Cabo San Lucas from our campsite in La Paz. Touristy and congested, we really weren’t that interested in Cabo but the main event was a boat ride to see Lands’ End, the very … Continue reading

The post Land’s End appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/24/lands-end-2/feed/ 8 31360
The Biggest Fish in the World http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/23/the-biggest-fish-in-the-world/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/23/the-biggest-fish-in-the-world/#comments Sun, 24 Mar 2019 01:33:33 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31494 This was one of the many boat tours we were looking forward to. We love the water and marine life! And whale sharks are the biggest fish in the world, so we could not possibly pass up a chance to … Continue reading

The post The Biggest Fish in the World appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/23/the-biggest-fish-in-the-world/feed/ 9 31494
La Paz http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/22/la-paz-baja-california-sur/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/22/la-paz-baja-california-sur/#comments Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:28:44 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31354 We really looked forward to visiting La Paz. Besides Playa el Tecolote for kayaking, the diversity of islands and sea life across from its bay and Carnaval, there was the beautiful Malecón Alvaro Obregón, a pretty plaza with its cathedral, … Continue reading

The post La Paz appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/22/la-paz-baja-california-sur/feed/ 5 31354
Isla Espíritu Santo http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/21/isla-espiritu-santo/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/21/isla-espiritu-santo/#comments Fri, 22 Mar 2019 04:26:20 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31357 The tour from La Paz to Isla Espíritu Santo is one of the boat tours that we’d read about and signed up for. It’s about six hours long and takes you across to the beautiful island that is rich with … Continue reading

The post Isla Espíritu Santo appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/21/isla-espiritu-santo/feed/ 5 31357
Carnaval in La Paz http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/20/carnaval-in-la-paz/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/20/carnaval-in-la-paz/#comments Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:54:04 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31269 Hector and I have never been to a Carnival celebration. Our original schedule put us in La Paz around the end of February so we slowed down our southbound journey to experience Carnaval in La Paz in early March. There … Continue reading

The post Carnaval in La Paz appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/20/carnaval-in-la-paz/feed/ 14 31269
The Coronation of the Royal Court http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/15/the-coronation-of-the-royal-court/ http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/15/the-coronation-of-the-royal-court/#comments Fri, 15 Mar 2019 22:40:23 +0000 http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/?p=31231 We planned our Baja schedule to include Carnaval in La Paz. When we arrived in town there was a flurry of activity hanging banners and erecting tents, booths and stages all along the Malecón. On the day prior to the … Continue reading

The post The Coronation of the Royal Court appeared first on Island Girl Walkabout.

]]>
http://www.islandgirlwalkabout.com/2019/03/15/the-coronation-of-the-royal-court/feed/ 7 31231