25 JAN TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN CABO
Whether work or the enticing thought of buying a home in San Jose del Cabo, then a trip to some of the most famous destinations in the area is a must. If your job is planning on relocating you, then spending some time in paradise can help you learn about your new neighborhood.
1. PLAZA MIJARES
The center of town is home to the oldest structure in the community. The town’s mission church dates back to 1730 and gives visitors an upfront look at the religious lifestyle and history of Cabo from the period. From crafts to artwork and souvenirs, the town center has dozens of little cafes and shops to enjoy. You may even witness a couple begin a new journey in life with a wedding proposal.
2. THE SACRISTIA ART AND HISTORY MUSEUM
After viewing the mission in the center of town, then you may want to stop at the Sacrista Art and History Museum. The building houses exotic and unique artwork including handmade items using wool. All of the artwork is authentic Mexican creations including the pottery and paintings.
3. CABO WABO
A night at Cabo Wabo may treat you to a visit from the co-owner himself, Mr. Sammy Hagar. In 1994, he took over management of the famous cantina. This destination has been showcased on MTV and the likes of many travel shows. It is named one of the Top Ten places to party across the entire globe.
4. LOVER’S BEACH
No trip to Mexico is complete without a stop at Playa del Amor Beach. This famous beach offers stunning views of the Land’s End outcrops. There are no admission fees, but U.S. News says that staying away from the Pacific side of the beach is highly recommended because of drowning risk and rip tides.
5. DRUNKEN SAILOR
From green ceviche to shrimp enchiladas and taco chinos, there are dozens of exciting and fresh menu items to sample during your visit to buy a home in the diverse community. This cozy destination uses the morning’s fresh catch to serve up unique dishes and classic favorites. The hibiscus lemonade is something that the locals say every guest should have with a meal at the Drunken Sailor.
6. PALMILLA GOLF CLUB
This Signature Jack Nicklaus golf course was the first one designed in the country. It has 27 stunning holes to play. Every hole on the course affords players spectacular views of the Sea of Cortez. Outings, snacks at the on-site clubhouse, and a golf shop await your visit as a group or a party looking to secure real estate in the area.
7. ESTERO SAN JOSÉ
This bird sanctuary will take your mind off of all the stress of how to sell a home somewhere else to move to San Jose del Cabo. Visit in June to see the sea lions. You can also book a horseback riding excursion through the nature reserve. Wading birds, deer, and even wild horses are a few of the animals you might discover during your time at the San Jose Estuary.
8. THE GALLERY DISTRICT
You can continue your cultural experience by finishing off any day at the Gallery District. The community closes Obregon Road on Thursdays between November and June to have an art walk. This event draws in huge crowds of guests that want to sample wine and stroll through the galleries in the town center which is why the road gets closed. The opportunity to see one of the local artist’s is a huge draw for attendees.
9. WIRIKUTA BOTANICAL CACTUS GARDEN
Fire dancers are commonly seen in this venue. The Huichol experience is a celebration that includes dancing, acrobatics, and vibrant displays of color. Besides tons of cacti to impress you, there is a stunning sculpture garden to explore. The garden is about five acres in size, and only costs $8 per person for admission.
10. EL MERKADO
From organic produce to artisan delicacies, you can find dozens of food options at El Merkado. Live music is a typical sound of the venue. You may hear traditional Mexican singing one trip, and the next you could be privy to a Beatles tribute. Sunday brunch and all you can eat buffets are two of the most popular food events at El Merkado. The meal bar is open every day of the week, so there is something new to taste each time you stroll through the streets of San Jose del Cabo.
Many people say that Cabo San Lucas real estate is where tourist’s are looking to buy and where someone is trying to sell you a souvenir. And the nightclubs are hopping all night long with plenty to do. San Jose del Cabo is the older of the two areas by more than 200 years, so the community has a deep history and culture like nowhere else you visit in Mexico.
You can experience everything that the area has to offer without the rush of vacationers stopping up the destinations you want to enjoy at your pace. If you are looking to buy a home in San Jose Del Cabo contact your local Realtor for more information.