Lonely Planet Writer

Hurricane heads for Baja California

Baja, California braced for hurricane.
Baja, California braced for hurricane. Image by NASA’s Earth Observatory / CC BY 2.0

Hurricane Blanca is moving towards the southern Baja California coast and is expected to arrive over the next few days. The region has just recovered from Hurricane Odile which struck last September and was the worst storm for 25 years. Though it looks like Blanca will be a lot weaker, heavy wind and rain is forecast and at least one hotel is offering guests the option to reschedule their trips. Read more: nbcnews.com