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Tijuana prostitutes stray from “zone of tolerance”

Tijuana prostitutes stray from “zone of tolerance” Tijuana’s downtown prostitutes are straying outside the area in which they are allowed to offer their services legally, prompting city officials to promise a crackdown on the wayward streetwalkers. According to accounts in both El Mexicano and El Sol de Tijuana, two Baja California dailies, the women are […]

A New Law in Tijuana Regulates the Oldest Profession

A New Law in Tijuana Regulates the Oldest Profession She arrived at the clinic at noon, dark sunglasses covering her eyes and a baseball cap pulled down low. She clutched a small pink book with her picture stapled inside. The dates of her examinations for venereal diseases were stamped in inks of various colors, like […]

How safe is Ensenada, Mexico?

How safe is Ensenada, Mexico? For less than 4 hours, there really isn’t much you can do or see. Sure, you could run downtown and hit a club for an hour or so, but why bother. It sounds like your stop is nothing more than fulfilling the foreign port for gambling purposes. There is a […]

A New Breed of Younger, Hipper Expats Flock to Tijuana

A New Breed of Younger, Hipper Expats Flock to Tijuana A year ago, Jill Holslin’s San Diego condo was foreclosed on. A professor of Rhetoric and Writing at San Diego State University, she made a radically unconventional decision—she walked away from her home and moved 15 miles south across the US border into the city […]

A mellow Moustache

A mellow Moustache So slurred a friend on Saturday night as we smoked a cigarette outside Moustache, a teeny, two-story bar between Calle Sexta and Calle Septima on Madero that takes the ironic-facial-hair thing to the next level by making it the theme of the entire place. Alex Zaragoza Wednesday, Jul 27, 2011 http://www.sdcitybeat.com Read […]