Archive for January, 2008

tuito getaway

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

One of our favorite towns to visit and relax is Tuito. I see it as an old world city that is simple and clean. Lots of good fresh food, a nature’s playground filled with kind people. A few years ago, I brought Greg and Joni who have “Casa Amarilla” in Yelapa for a Tuito visit. […]

ask and it will be given…

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

Matt, born in Yelapa was raised here till his teens, returned this past few weeks as a sort of pilgrimage to revisit some of his past. It was quite an adventure for him and with great rewards. Jerry from Casa de los Arboles coincidentally found a huge box of old family photos. With a little […]

elephant what?

Monday, January 28th, 2008

World wide there are 25000 different species of beetles… we have a number of very cool ones here in Yelapa. This is the Elephant Beetle and one that gets a great reaction , due to it’s size…ps…harmless…


Saturday, January 26th, 2008

Another image from our visit to San Sebastian.

coco – loco

Saturday, January 26th, 2008

If you ever get to see Paloma open a coconut you’ll see that she is possessed. I was lucky enough to catch a glimpse of this for you.

sunset cruise

Friday, January 25th, 2008

Besides Jack’s new boat with backrests and a free beer.. the 5:30 pm departure from Los Muertos offers some fine sunset photos. Jack, often the underdog in the water taxi game is all about having roundtrip tickets to travel on his wild ride.

Senor Gordian

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

just as you arrive to Chacala you pass the rancho of Senor Guillermo Gordian. A lover of women, animals and nature. We stop and visit the ranch to see what fruits are in season. His Son Fidencio is our good friend in Pizota.

giant view

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

Mike Miller, Master Pilot, representing Pemberton, BC was in casa at Casa Iguana for the past week. It’s always a pleasure to have him visit and as always , he leaves behind some awesome aerials…enjoy! Hey.. isnt that Los Sueños, in the backround?

whats the name?

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

Can anyone tell me the name of this tree? It’s twenty feet tall and once a year blooms with the sweetest smells, one that covers an entire neighborhood. Some one help me with the name…

sebastian pup

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

I met this pup in San Sebastian a month ago…he hangs off the center in town, when in town stop by and say hi….

Casa de Los Sueños…Angels View

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

It’s finally done! After six months of hard work… Casa de los Sueños has reopened the doors on the classic Yelapa Estate. Check out the website. Six wonderful spaces for rent. We are now in the process of adding many guest services that will enhance your stay.

have furniture will travel

Saturday, January 5th, 2008

Have you ever wondered how we get all our things to Yelapa? well… pictured here is one of the many furniture runs for the new Casa del los Sueños, a classic Yelapa property with seven private casas.