Top things to do

Top Choice Museum in La Paz

Museo de la Ballena

Opened in February 2016, the museum comprises five exhibition spaces with models, audiovisual displays and multilingual explanations concerning all aspects of the grey whales that live and breed in the local waters.…
Top Choice Italian in Todos Santos

Café Santa Fe

The insalata Mediterranea (steamed seafood drizzled in lemon juice and oil) will make even seafood haters change their ways. The open-air kitchen, designed by the owner himself, allows you to see the food as it’s be…
Top Choice Park in Loreto

Parque Marine Nacional Bahía de Loreto

This park makes Loreto a world-class destination for all types of outdoor activities; a number of outfitters offer everything from kayaking and diving along the reefs around Islas del Carmen and Coronado to horsebac…
Top Choice Landmark in Cabo San Lucas

Land’s End

Land’s End is by far the most impressive attraction Cabo has to offer. Hop on a panga (M$175) and head to El Arco (the Arch), a jagged natural feature that partially fills with the tide. Pelicans, sea lions, sea, sk…
Top Choice International in San Ignacio

Tootsie's Bar & Grill

Just not what you expect to find tucked away on a back street near the plaza. The Canadian owner-cum-chef is inventive and accomplished. Ask for her recommendations, which could be anything from pasta with homemade…
Top Choice International in La Paz

Las Tres Virgenes

An elegant oasis of a restaurant where you can dine in an atmospheric courtyard surrounded by leafy trees and statues. The menu includes both traditional and innovative dishes like seafood risotto, roasted bone mar…
Top Choice Mexican in Loreto

Orlando's

Colorful tablecloths, plastic furniture, a palapa (thatch made from dried palm leaves) roof; this place has a no-frills setting but serves superb food. Try the coconut shrimp with mango salsa for a real tastebud tre…
Top Choice Island in La Paz

Espíritu Santo

A treasure of shallow azure inlets and sorbet-pink cliffs, Espíritu Santo is one of La Paz’ gems. It’s part of a Unesco World Heritage site comprising 244 Sea of Cortez islands and coastal areas, and a worthy day tr…
Top Choice Mexican in San José del Cabo

Mi Cocina

Set inside the Casa Natalia hotel, Mi Cocina is as classy as dining in San José gets. The decor is artistic, the mains sublime, and desserts (such as vanilla flan or basil ice cream) are creative culinary masterpiec…
Top Choice Mexican in La Paz

Maria California

Great for breakfast with live music and a fabulous atmosphere throughout the cozy cluttered dining rooms and terraces. Local artwork, photos and brilliant colored paintwork adorn the walls.