"...Watching Baja is sort of like reading a short story by that insufferable creative writing student who so obviously worships Jack Kerouac. Imitation is flattery until it becomes a waste of everyone’s time..."
"...(Brown, the son of The Endless Summer documentarian Bruce Brown, may be genetically predisposed to this kind of man-against-himself-and-the-elements kind of sports filmmaking.) However, things do not go as well for Brown in his move from water to land. Dust to Glory is a total hodge-podge of relatively random footage from the Baja 1000, the longest off-road race in the world..."
"...Constantly on the move, Rosarito's Baja-style taco and ceviche trucks are making fresh waves in a scene grown somewhat stagnant with oversaturation. In 2014, when Carlos Acosta and his cousin Mauricio Davila first parked their brightly painted taco truck alongside the other food trucks then lining the empty lot at the southwest corner of Fifth and Colorado, they were just hoping to find their place in Austin's crowded taco scene, and to offer, as Acosta says, "a different kind of Mexican food from what [people are] accustomed to in Texas."..."
"...as a makeup artist, a regular everywoman eating shit at work like the rest of us and feeling pretty insignificant against the day-to-day shuffle. A weekend trip to Tijuana, her hometown, to help her friend Suzu (Rodlo) prepare for the Miss Baja California beauty pageant changes all that..."
"...Not only is he crazy, this Matt, but he's plainly infatuated with Christian “Hellion” Glover, aping that lovable indie madman's bizarrely halting speech patterns and quirky facial tics to a T. (And you thought Bam Margera was a loose cannon.) Setting out in their “Joyota” (half Jeep, half Toyota, all fun!), this quartet of guys tools down to the Mexican Baja for some X-treme surfing, all of which is captured in grainy 16mm from a long way off..."
"...Alejandro Escovedo married Nancy Rankin in a private ceremony in Austin on September 6. The following morning, they flew to Mexico’s Northern Baja California region to honeymoon with a friend in Pescadero, just outside La Paz..."
"...About 45 miles north of Cabo San Lucas, on the resort-riddled southern tip of the Baja Peninsula, sits Todos Santos, a quiet hamlet on the new four-lane highway running northeast to La Paz...."
"...He was getting out a Spanish book here, we're trying to bone up on it a little bit before we try to go. We're also going back down to Baja, California, where my father built a house..."
"...After the exhibit, we retired to Mark's other house, next door, where he actually lives, for a dinner party that was definitely a consciousness-raising affair. It was a cross between a pagan feast, an artists' salon, and a performance by the Baja Marimba Band..."
"...Only in Austin. Daniel Johnston's famous antenna-eyed frog mural has gone from nearly vanishing when California-based restaurant chain Baja Fresh took over the old Sound Exchange location at 21st and Guadalupe to, via a sleeve patch of that same frog, becoming part of the employees' uniform..."
"...4, 1998). Similarly, in 2004, fast-food chain Baja Fresh Mexican Grill backed down from plans to remove the famous "Hi, How Are You" frog by Daniel Johnston from the old Sound Exchange building farther down Guadalupe (see "TCB," Music, Jan..."
"...Berryhill Baja Grill (3600 Capital of TX Hwy. N., 327-9033) Preorder beef, pork, chicken, bean, or spinach-and-corn tamales in packs of three, six, or 12...."
"...Author Deborah Szekely invented the destination fitness resort and spa in 1940 when she opened Rancho la Puerta, now known as Baja California's premier resort spa. For Szekely and co-author chef Deborah Schneider, "food is the very force of life, and eating simply and healthfully is one of life's most profound pleasures." For anyone who loves cooking – and eating – as much as I do, this statement makes perfect sense..."
"...Check out their hot and cold sandwiches, chili, salads, and desserts daily from 10:30am to 9pm... The owners of Berryhill Baja Grill & Cantina (3600 Capital of TX Hwy..."
"...From what we hear, the Best on Ice Tea Tasting at the Tea Embassy (900 Rio Grande, 330-9991) was a refreshing success and will become an annual summer event. The Moroccan Ginger Mint Tea from the upcoming Lambert's Downtown won both the Critics' and the People's Choice awards with Arkie's Secret Blend placing second with the critics and Berryhill Baja Grill's Baja Tea placing second with the crowd..."
"...San Francisco Days (1993), Forever Blue ('95), Baja Sessions ('96), and Speak of the Devil ('98) followed. Silvertone was Grammy-nominated, continued to win more Bammies, and Isaak's cinematic profile (That Thing You Do, Grace of My Heart, Friends, Little Buddha) kept the band in the spotlight..."
"...Baja, California: El Limite del Tiempo..."
"...Baja fish tacos at La Salsaphotograph by John Anderson 1. Manuel's relleno en nogada..."
"...AC: And the location is everything. There's never a moment when you're not aware that this is California and Baja California...."
"...This week, it’s Cuban chicken or tofu simmered in citrusy Cuban mojo sauce with organic mango black bean salad and organic cilantro lime rice. The rotating menu includes combos like turkey (or quinoa cashew) loaf with garlic mashed potatoes and lemon roasted broccoli, beef or mushroom bolognese with salad and garlic bread, baked potatoes with turkey, tempeh chili with veggie toppings and Baja slaw, or barbecue chicken/seitan with vegan potato salad and baked beans..."