My favorite Insider Tips and places to see in Los Cabos, Mexico.
The first place I take a visitor from out of town is to the Marina and Medano Beach for great food, drinks and music.
When I’m looking for classic Baja cuisine, I go to Mi Casa.
The Tikki Bar is a good local Cabo bar.
When I want to hide away, I go to Santa Maria or Chileno Beach.
If you come to Cabo San Lucas, take a picture of the iconic rock formation El Arco.
The best thing to order at Restaurant Arts & Sushi is the No Name Roll.
Did you know that Los Cabos is the Marlin Capital of the World?
For a budget meal, I go to Gardenias.
For a huge splurge, I go to Market at One&Only Palmilla or Canto del Mar (Song of the Sea) at Marquis Los Cabos Resort.
Photo opportunities in Cabo include the Arch, Lover’s Beach, historic San Jose del Cabo and Medano Beach.
The best vantage points are taken by walking to the top of the Pedregal area.
The most random thing about Cabo is the Sabor a Cabo (Flavor’s of Cabo) festival
In Cabo, an active day outdoors involves walking, hiking, horseback riding or scuba diving.
My favorite walking route is the rock next to the arch.
Cabo’s best museum is in Cabo San Lucas, Plaza Amelia Wilkies.
For a night of dancing, go to Cabo Wabo, Nikki Beach, Mandala or Squid Roe.
For late night dining go to Taquiza.
The Los Cabos Gazette will keep you informed on what’s going on a night or on weekends.
You can tell a lot about Cabo from visiting and watching the annual Los Cabos Billfish Tournament event.
In the spring you should attend San Jose del Cabo Organic Market
In the summer you should visit Floras Farm Kitchen.
In the fall you should go see the waterfalls at Santiago.
In the winter you should go whale watching.
A hidden gem in Cabo is the Art District in San Jose del Cabo.
For a great breakfast treat or espresso, go to the French Riviera Bakery.
Just outside of Cabo you can visit Todos Santos, have lunch at the legendary Hotel California.
The best way to see Cabo is to do a sunset cruise.
If you have kids, you won’t want to miss swimming with the dolphins at Cabo Dolphins.
What are your favorite things to do in Los Cabos, Mexico?
Thank you to Paloma Palacios, PR & Events Manager at Los Cabos Convention & Visitors Bureau, for assistance with this post.
Article, photos and YouTube video by Travel Writer Nancy D. Brown