Ten Reasons Baby Boomers Love Rocky Point

Posted April 18th, 2015  by Matthew Scalf - CTO ·  No Comments

Although the Spring Break set loves Rocky Point, baby boomers also find this city to be especially enchanting all year long. Situated on the beautiful Sea of Cortez with its myriad of marine wonders, Rocky Point also lures older generations who find the city’s attractions well-suited to their interests. The following ten features are popular…

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What’s Biting for Spring Break? Rocky Point Sport Fishing

Posted March 25th, 2015  by Matthew Scalf - CTO ·  No Comments

Rocky Point lures travelers for many reasons. Some seek the glorious sunshine and beach lifestyle along the Sea of Cortez. Others enjoy its Mexican culture, golf, or water sports. Many, of course, make the trek to Rocky Point to participate in the world-class sport fishing that can be found in its waters. Since many flock…

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Enjoying Your Spring Break in Rocky Point

Posted March 23rd, 2015  by Matthew Scalf - CTO ·  No Comments

Rocky Point’s beautiful beaches are beckoning! Leave winter behind and head off to the soft sands along the Sea of Cortez and take part in the perpetual party that is spring break in Rocky Point. With its vibrant atmosphere, spring break in what locals call Puerto Penasco is filled with attractions and activities during this…

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Rocky Point RV Vacation

Posted October 11th, 2014  by Charles ·  No Comments

Rocky Point is one of Northern Mexico’s most popular destinations. Travelers come to enjoy weekend getaways as well as vacations. Visitors come to experience Rocky Point’s incredible sport fishing, golf, beaches, snorkeling, and so much more

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Northern Mexico: Twenty Places to Visit

Posted March 10th, 2014  by Charles ·  2 Comments

There are a number of great reasons to cross the border into Mexico.  Its breathtaking beaches, enchanting scenic landscapes, and attraction-filled cities are just a few that come to mind.  Driving into Northern Mexico is as simple as packing up the car for adventure, procuring car insurance, and grabbing your passport.  With thrilling cultural and…

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20 Things to See and Do in Rocky Point

Posted March 5th, 2014  by Charles ·  3 Comments

Rocky Point, known to Mexicans as Puerto Penasco, is a glorious sun-drenched city on the Sea of Cortez that is celebrated as one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations. This city has so much to offer vacationers and is loaded with attractions to see and things to do.  Add the following to your vacation…

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Visiting Rocky Point

Posted January 30th, 2013  by Charles ·  2 Comments

  Located on the Sea of Cortez in Sonora, Mexico, the extraordinary city of Rocky Point, known in Mexico as Puerto Penasco and to many Americans as Arizona’s beach, is the perfect place to soak up the Mexican sun and enjoy the gorgeous scenery.  From world class golf to scuba, there are activities for all. …

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Puerto Penasco AKA Rocky Point

Posted August 22nd, 2012  by Charles ·  4 Comments

Off-roading in the desert, taking eco-tours, or beachcombing—there are lots of options available to both families and singles in this famous resort town. With its vibrant community and scenery, visitors will discover that one vacation in Rocky Point may not be enough!

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Rocky Point, a.k.a. Puerto Penasco – “Arizona’s Beach”

Posted July 13th, 2012  by Michelle ·  1 Comment

Rocky Point, a.k.a. Puerto Penasco, is nicknamed “Arizona’s Beach” – they still come to San Diego beaches, mind you, but Rocky Point is quite close and has lots of draw!   Here’s a great introductory video: Rocky Point video

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Upcoming Events In Mexico

Posted May 19th, 2012  by Michelle ·  No Comments

Hi everyone, Upcoming events in Mexico – that’s what I’m talkin’ ’bout! It’s been quite a while in-between posts. I’ve had a few distractions but I’m baaaack! Some of the news regarding Mexico lately hasn’t been good. I’ll leave it to the internet and TV/radio to inform about the murders and drug cartel news, and…

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Liability Insurance In Baja Now Required For All Drivers – SOPA

Posted January 5th, 2012  by Michelle ·  No Comments

Liability insurance was once recommended in Baja California, Mexico – now it is the law! All drivers, Mexicans included, MUST have Liability insurance for the vehicles. As of January 1, 2012: OBLIGATORY INSURANCE FOR PERSONAL ACCIDENTS (SOAP)* S seguros O obligatoriors A automobiles P personal  Presentar seguro de responsabilidad civil vigente que ampare los conceptos…

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Sonora State – Buy A Seperate, Special Permit, But Not Required In Rocky Point Or…

Posted September 7th, 2011  by Michelle ·  No Comments

There is a bit of confusion regarding Sonora Only permits, and the fact that Rocky Point/ Puerto Penasco (in the State of Sonora)  is a permit-free zone. So… which is it? Sonora Only, or permit-free? When you travel in Mexico, all of Baja and the area west of Mexico Highway 15 to the coast of…

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Puerto Peñasco Is Often Called “Rocky Point” In English

Posted July 26th, 2011  by Michelle ·  4 Comments

Puerto Peñasco, translated as Rocky Point in English, is also nicknamed Arizona’s beach, as it is the closest beach to Phoenix and Tucson. Initially it was the fish that drew visitors there. There was no drinking water so it was not inviting for any other reason. However that changed in the 1920’s (from Wikipedia): John…

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The Department of State has issued this Travel Warning to inform U.S. citizens traveling to and living in Mexico about the security situation in Mexico

Posted April 22nd, 2011  by Michelle ·  1 Comment

Mexico April 22, 2011 The Department of State has issued this Travel Warning to inform U.S. citizens traveling to and living in Mexico about the security situation in Mexico. This Travel Warning supersedes the Travel Warning for Mexico dated September 10, 2010 to consolidate and update information about the security situation and to advise the…

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