Portland flights to Los Cabos depart at 11:25 a.m., on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The return is at 5:15 p.m. the same days. They begin Nov. 20. Connections on other days are available through other West Coast cities.
Despite Hurricane Odile, the 16th annual Los Cabos Billfish Tournament got under way Wednesday with an opening-day party at the Playa Grande Resort and Grand Hotel’s beachside terrace.
The tourney participants are among the first to visit Cabo San Lucas since the storm and cheers from the crowd as the tournament announced “Los Cabos is Unstoppable” reinforced that Los Cabos is definitely up and running.
This year we are doing our first annual Cabo Double Adventure Run 8k Oct 25, 2014 in downtown Cabo starting at the Wyndam hotel. First run 5k, relax during halftime and then run 3k. The Double is a two stage race with a halftime in between. FUN!
Individuals and businesses affected by Hurricane Odile, which killed six people and caused extensive damage in Mexico's Baja California Sur state last month, are eligible for a series of tax breaks, the federal government said.
With the recent conclusion of the Los Cabos International Film Festival, the destination is continuing to recover from the damage sustained during Hurricane Odile. We've rounded up the latest on hotel openings, flight information and tours and activities.
BULLETIN HURRICANE VANCE ADVISORY NUMBER 17 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL EP212014 100 AM PST MON NOV 03 2014
...VANCE MAINTAINING 105 MPH WINDS...
SUMMARY OF 100 AM PST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...14.5N 110.3W ABOUT 505 MI...810 KM SW OF MANZANILLO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...105 MPH...165 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 14 MPH...22 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...971 MB...28.68 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.
DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK ------------------------------ AT 100 AM PST...0900 UTC...THE CENTER OF HURRICANE VANCE WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 14.5 NORTH...LONGITUDE 110.3 WEST. VANCE IS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTHWEST NEAR 14 MPH...22 KM/H...AND A TURN TOWARD THE NORTH IS EXPECTED BY TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A TURN TOWARD THE NORTH-NORTHEAST ON TUESDAY.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS REMAIN NEAR 105 MPH...165 KM/H...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. VANCE COULD STRENGTHEN A LITTLE MORE TODAY...BUT A WEAKENING TREND IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN TONIGHT...WITH STEADY TO RAPID WEAKENING FORECAST THEREAFTER.
HURRICANE FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 15 MILES...30 KM...FROM THE CENTER...AND TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 125 MILES...205 KM.
THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 971 MB...28.68 INCHES.
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- SURF...SWELLS GENERATED BY VANCE ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN AFFECTING PORTIONS OF THE COAST OF SOUTHWESTERN MEXICO AND BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR IN A DAY OR TWO. THESE SWELLS ARE LIKELY TO CAUSE LIFE-THREATENING SURF AND RIP CURRENT CONDITIONS. PLEASE CONSULT PRODUCTS FROM YOUR LOCAL WEATHER OFFICE.
The Mexican government’s response to the crisis has been swift. Their $5 million recovery campaign was lauded by Greg Tallman, director of golf at Cabo del Sol. “The response from the federal government has been beyond incredible,” said Tallman. “This is the playbook for how to deal with a natural disaster.”
According to the Mexico Tourism Board, approximately 5,000 hotel rooms in Los Cabos are expected to open by October 15, with an additional 7,000 rooms open by mid-November, and a final 10,000 rooms to become available by mid-December.
Just days ago Cruise Hive reported that the Carnival Miracle would be off loading relief supplies to locals on Hurricane Odile hit Cabo San Lucas. Well now Princess Cruises has also announced that it will be doing the same.