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Whale shark season in La Paz

It’s November and in La Paz that means that the whale sharks (tiburón ballena in Spanish) have made their yearly return to feed in the shallow waters off El Mogote, just a short boat ride from the boardwalk. Over the past several months, RED Travel México has participated in a process together with other local tour operators […]

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 […]