Category Archives: Conservation Adventures

Pictures worth a million words – National Geographic in Magdalena Bay

This March RED Travel México was joined by National Geographic writer Robert Reid at our Gray Whale and Sea Turtle Research Camp in Magdalena Bay and later in La Paz. Check out the short video and article below for some stunning images. Read the full article. Contact us to plan your own adventure or check […]

Cabo Pulmo Marine Park – the ultimate Baja getaway

Cabo Pulmo National Park, tucked away on the coast between Los Cabos and La Paz, is one of the Baja California peninsula’s true natural gems. What was once a fishing village is now a marine park, and recognized around the world as a success story and a model for marine species and habitat conservation. The story […]

Why You Should Visit Magdalena Bay in February and March

Magdalena Bay, has been called the Jewel of the Pacific, Mexico’s Chesapeake and is often accompanied by adjectives that, if you don’t know the place, border on hyperbolic: amazing, marvelous, incredible, majestic (we use this one). Though if you have visited this natural paradise (there’s another one), you know that these words don’t quite do […]

Whale sharks in La Paz

La Paz, Baja California Sur is one of the few destinations in the world regularly visited by whale sharks. These magnificent creatures are the largest fish on the planet and, despite their size (adults can reach up to 65 feet long), they are known locally as pezapo and globally as the gentle giants. Having tiny […]

RED Travel México and students from Tec de Monterrey combat climate change and desertification through participatory travel

This September, RED launched a pilot program bringing students from one of Mexico’s top universities, the Tec de Monterrey, for a hands-on course on climate change, water and desertification, and other important issues. What makes this course different is that the students didn’t just come to learn; they came to make an impact, both here […]

Father and Daughter Adventure with Dr. Wallace J Nichols

There’s nothing I like better than taking my daughters into the field to spend time with sea turtles. It’s always memorable and brings us closer together as a family. But they grow up fast (the kids AND the turtles) and changes are inevitable. Getting back in the water together is always a good idea. So, […]

Reconnecting with the tribe in Adventure Week Baja California Sur

This March, RED Travel Mexico participated in Adventure Week, organized by our friends at the Adventure Travel and Trade Association (ATTA) and the state tourism board of Baja California Sur (FITUES). For the 20 international tour operators and media participating in the event, it was a chance to get to know Baja California Sur on […]

RED Travel Mexico leverages corporate partnership to benefit social and conservation organizations in Northwest Mexico

This February RED hosted a group of employees from Lush Cosmetics on one of its signature Conservation Adventures in Magdalena Bay, in the state of Baja California Sur, Mexico. The event, running for the third consecutive year, brings together Lush employees from across Canada and the US to work alongside one their Charity Pot recipients, […]

The best RED camp ever

Setting up the seasonal RED camp is a somewhat grueling but special moment in the RED household. It’s when we get to implement changes we dreamed up over summer, recruit new staff, and this year, pick an entirely new site. This last piece adds to the anticipation and excitement. What will find there and what […]