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🌅 The Ventana View - 10 febrero 2021

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FYI - Questions - Help
  • Ventana View Update: This is our second week using the new newsletter delivery system. Please let us know how it’s working for you. We are having a little trouble with @gorge.net email addresses, so if anyone out there knows someone at the gorge.net ISP, we would love to talk to them. ventana.view@gmail.com
  • Home Exchange: our fully-equipped 3 bdrm beachfront home downtown La Ventana for your Big White ski condo next February 2022, dates flexible. We are a mature couple, don’t need a large condo, but prefer ski-in-out. Details and photos from sailandboard7@gmail.com
  • Does anyone know the artist who does mixed-media Frida Kahlo paintings? Like this one which I saw at the Los Barriiles market. outlimb@shaw.ca
What’s Happening in La Ventana? Let us know if you have questions for the community or something to share.
MasViento: Nerd Note
Many areas of Canada and the U.S. east of the Rocky Mountains are experiencing bitterly cold temperatures, and this is expected to continue into next week. Some of you may have heard of the polar vortex, a feature which normally exists at upper-levels of the atmosphere and surrounds the north pole in winter. At times this feature becomes disrupted by anomalous warming of the atmosphere and this tends to force pools of cold air far to the south. The graphics below show forecasts of anomalously warm (red) and cold (blue) temperatures in mid-levels of the atmosphere centered on the north pole. Maps show corresponding forecasts of surface temperatures. The disruption of the normal polar vortex circulation allows pockets of bitterly cold air to dive southward well into the central U.S. - Wes (on Facebook: MasViento).
Polar vortex: 2/9 to 2/13 & 2/14 to 2/18
Polar vortex: 2/9 to 2/13 & 2/14 to 2/18
Community Action
No Más Basura - New Drop-off Location & Dog Food Bags
Hola a todos! Please take note of the location change! We are waiting for you inside the Baseball Stadium 8-10am on Thursday the 11th. Please wear your masks. 
Call out to all! If you have empty dogfood bags please bring them to NMB during recycling hours! They will be used to give to people in town for trash truck collection.  All trash need to be in bags for pick up. 
Thanks a lot for being part of the solution! Your NMB team nomasbasuralv@gmail.com
Farmers Market
Farmers Market is every Thursday. Look for the market a few blocks North of Club Cerralvo along the main road, before El Teso. More on Facebook. Announcements:
  • Larry & Paty - Fresh Smoked Yellow-Tail, Paty’s new homemade sugar free Fig Jam, and Fig Chipotle Sauce, her original Pepper Jelly, Pineapple Habanero Pepper Jelly, Salsa Verde, and Vanilla beans from Veracruz. Also Baja Art cards and Handmade Mexican blouses. Stop by and try our free samples. jackpotchartersbaja@yahoo.com 
  • Featured vendor #1 - If you’ve been looking for a way to relax and renew those tired muscles you have got to meet Kike Del Val. Kike is living in El Sargento and is offering on-site massages at the Thursday morning market. Kike says that Yoga, Thai and Sports massage have always been the guiding structure of his therapies. He studied sports massage in London and has traveled to Asia on multiple occasions to study, experience and then share his work and knowledge. You can find him on the main aisle this Thursday morning.
  • Featured vendor #2 - You may have met Laura and Rodrigo last year and tried their delicious Ay Candela! salsas, but have you tried their new lamb tacos?? Customers say they are phenomenal! Top them off with one or more of their amazing salsas for a unique flavor sensation. Fig and date jam also available.
Kike Del Val massage. Laura and Rodrigo lamb tacos.
Kike Del Val massage. Laura and Rodrigo lamb tacos.
Events & Activities
UPCOMING
ONGOING
los lunes
los martes
los miercoles
los jueves
los viernes
los sábados
los domingos
Health & Wellness
The complete calendar of yoga and other wellness classes and retreats is featured on the Health & Wellness page. Announcements:
  • Unique Advisor - Ready to slow down, loosen your muscles, modify your diet, or clean your guts? Need inspiration, information, or motivation?
Classifieds
The Ventana View Classifieds is your 24/7 lost & found and swap meet. Post your own available/wanted or lost/found, and it shows up on the site immediately will stay up for two weeks. Go here now to see it in action and learn how it works! New listings this week:
  • Naish pump-practically new (Jim)
  • Windsurf Board (Jeff)
  • North Navigator Bar (Sebastien)
  • Lost foil (Ken)
  • Car key found 3 p.m. on Sunday Feb. 8 (Andy Miller)
  • 9m 7m Dice & bar (Hunter)
  • Speargun (Whitney)
  • Beginner Foil setup (Doug)
  • Naish Thorn Twin Tip - 130 (Mike)
  • 2020 Gong Wing Pulse 3.0 m2 (Annalise)
  • Cabrinha AV8 kite 11m with bar (Arnaud)
  • Men’s ProMotion Wetsuit - Size Large (Mike)
  • 2013 Husqvarna TE 449 moto (Robert Sweet)
  • New Naish S25 Hover Inflat Foil Board (Charles Chandler)
  • Go Foil for sale (Rex)
  • 2021 Amundson Customs Foil Board - New (Charles)
  • North Speedster GT Foil & Foilboard (Ron)
  • 5M Kite Liquid Force WOW V3 -Never Used (Ron)
  • Lark Cargo trailer Tandem Axle (Ron)
  • 16 meter Switch Helium (Roberto)
  • Ozone Closed Cell Compressor -95 (Art Green)
  • Mystic Diva woman waist harness new sz S (Mercedes)
  • Mystic shield high seat harness size XS (Mercedes)
  • Liquid Force CPR kite control bar (Bill Finlay)
  • Green metal fencing (Rod muegge)
  • 2020 N. rebel 9 m and 7m (Rod muegge)
  • 2021 Levitaz Element Foil Setup (Dieter Hecker)
  • Flysurfer Personal and Demo Gear (Dieter Hecker)
  • 2021 Flysurfer Stoke 8m (Dieter Hecker)
  • 4m Flysurfer Peak4 (Dieter Hecker)
  • size 11.5 water sneaker (Lobo)
  • Slingshot SUP (Doug)
  • SS Kites (Edwin)
  • 10m Duotone Neo 2019 (Jay)
  • 8m Duotone Neo 2019 (Jay Senior)
  • 138 or 141 Twintip (Graham)
  • 3.7m or 3.8m windsurf sail wanted (Pat)
  • Windsurfing sail used 2-5 years old (Charles Race)
  • Mini Motobike (Eva)
  • Information about Turtle Project (Heather)
Business
The Ventana View Business Directory has over 200 listings for local businesses and services. What can you find in the directory? Check out all of the categories. Today’s Business Announcements:
1. Valentine’s Day Menu Sunday 14 February starting at 5:30 pm. 3 times menu: Organic Salad, Main Dish: Ribeye & Shrimp or Pescatarian Option: Fish Medallion & Shrimp. Dessert: Creme Brulee. One glass of wine per person included. 35us per person or 65us per couple.
2. Graywhales are here! - Come with Palapas Ventana for a one day trip to the breeding lagoons of the greywhale and bird watching like you have never experienced- up close and personal. This unforgettable experience includes round trip transpo, breakfast, lunch,  mangrove tour and an aguachile scallop feast. Booking now for up to 4 Pax.
3. El Anzuelo Restaurant - Let us impress you with our delicious Mexican food like you’ve never tasted it before! Our Restaurant is open every day from 7 a.m. till around 9 p.m. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner!
4. El Anzuelo Breakfast Party - Come and enjoy all our eggs menu ( Rancheros, Divorciados, Benedict, Omelets and More). 8:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. One free coffee or one bloody Mary (Karat Vodka) with your meal.
Legal and all COVID protocols in place. Bring your Mask. Whatsapp - 612 157 8556. Ph# - 612-114-0198. contact@palapasventana.com
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Zopilotes in San Bartolo
Bring your Special Someone to Celebrate “San Valentín” on Sunday, Feb.14. We will be serving our Famous “Deep Fried Ice Cream“ A Delicious Treat best shared. Open Tuesday-Sunday 11:00-5:30. Closed Mondays. Light Lunches, Great Desserts, Delicious Handcrafted Ice Cream. Lots of Dairy Free/Vegan Options. 2 for 1 Sundaes every Sunday. Delivery and Takeout also available. Order via: zopilotes.sb@gmail.com Phone/Text/Whatsapp: 612 134 1002 FB/Instagram: zopis.sanbartolo
Real Estate & Rentals
Check out the self-service Real Estate & Rentals section. You manage your own rental and real estate listings. Add photos, and edit your listing as you like. Learn more and submit your listing here.
Ride Sharing & Travel
The Ventana View Travel Board is where you coordinate with other travelers.
  • Need a ride to or from the Airport? Want to share a shuttle?
  • Looking to Caravan up and down the Baja peninsula?
  • Need transport for you or your stuff to or from La Ventana?
  • Or can you offer a ride for people or stuff?
NEW RIDESHARES
NEW TRAVELSHARES
  • Southbound Feb 2021: Ride for Stuff. Started jewelry making. Looking to have some cabochons brought down. Maybe some raw material…
  • Northbound Mar 2021: Ride for Stuff. Hello! Wondering if some kind soul would be able to transport my kite surfing gear…
In Case of Emergency
Bookmark the In Case of Emergency page. Numbers to call and how to call them if you need help. We depend on the entire community to help keep this often changing information up to date. Email us with feedback, suggestions, corrections.
Please read our policy regarding content submitted related to COVID-19.
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