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Border Week: Monterrey arts scene featured at entijuanarte
03 October 12 12:03 PM
A look at notable events through Oct. 7th Written by Sandra Dibble Tijuana’s annual fall arts festival, entijuanarte, this year brings the region a taste of cultural life from the northern Mexican state of Nuevo León and its largest city, Read More...
U.S. expats want tourists to return to Baja California
21 March 12 11:52 AM
ENSENADA In their campaign to bring back U.S. visitors, Baja California authorities are increasingly looking to a new source of support: testimonials from members of the state’s U.S. expatriate community. Tillie Foster, 79, is a U.S. expatriate Read More...
Film set in World War II being shot in Baja California
29 August 11 01:08 PM
Written by Sandra Dibble A movie set in California during World War II is being shot in Baja California, generating an estimated $14 million investment to the state and bringing new hope to the region’s lagging film industry. Filmmaker Eduardo Verástegui Read More...
Baja California going after new tourism niches
04 July 11 01:09 PM
By Sandra Dibble The San Diego Union-Tribune LLC. TIJUANA — Baja California has been losing cruise-ship visitors, sales of coastal real estate have plummeted and many resort hotel rooms sit empty. Yet the range of tourism offerings for visitors Read More...
The culinary buzz in Tijuana
06 April 11 12:02 PM
Recovering economy, greater sense of safety pushing revitalization of all kinds of eateries By Sandra Dibble pv["p.a_3"] = " "; , UNION-TRIBUNE Photo by Sean M. Haffey “We have a unique opportunity to create a cuisine for Baja California,” Read More...
Rebuilt border crossing aims to speed traffic
07 March 11 02:22 PM
By Sandra Dibble and Janine Zuñiga Long lines and lengthy waits have become an inescapable burden for tens of thousands of cross-border commuters at the San Ysidro Port of Entry. Proposing to dramatically decrease crossing times for both vehicles Read More...
Tijuana at 30 miles per hour
01 September 10 11:58 AM
Sandra Dibble holds a cup of clamato juice, a popular treat in Baja California , on Sunday in Rosarito Beach. By Sandra Dibble UNION-TRIBUNE Monday, August 30, 2010 This was a difficult assignment: In the space of just a few hours, give my new editor, Read More...
Magazine: Rancho La Puerta best spa in world
23 July 10 11:59 AM
By Sandra Dibble, UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 10:10 p.m. Rancho La Puerta in Tecate had seen demand for its high-end spa services drop during the recession, but has recaptured that lost U.S. clientele in recent months. Now more Read More...

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