Cabo San Lucas, commonly called Cabo, is a city at the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula, in the Mexican state of Baja California Sur.
Cabo is known for its sandy beaches, world-class scuba diving locations, the distinctive sea arch El Arco de Cabo San Lucas (shown below) and abundant marine life.
The Los Cabos Corridor has become a heavily-trafficked holiday destination with numerous resorts and timeshares, and Cabo's beautiful weather offers a great vacation destination.
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, or Lands End, Cabo San Lucas is a distinctive rock formation at the southern tip of Cabo San Lucas, which is itself the extreme southern end of Mexico's Baja California Sur Peninsula. It is here that the Pacific Ocean meets the Gulf of California (or Sea of Cortez). This spot is a popular gathering area for sea lions.
Condos and cliff side hotels in Cabo San Lucas.
From Cabo's Plaza Bonita Mall, this is a view of the city's large marina in the month of December; boats are everywhere, the sky is blue and the weather is perfect.
From a harbor side restaurant, this is a closer look at the marina.
The main beach, El Medano is a long sandy main beach, great for swimming and watersports.
In Cabo San Lucas Bay, this is a view of Land's End's craggy rock arches and the dramatic seascape; a great place to sail.
The turquoise waters Cabo are filled with turtles, and hundreds of tropical fish; this harbor seal caught my eye.
A popular port of call for cruise ships along the Mexican Riviera, Cabo is also a popular destination for Spring Break and a hideaway for the rich and famous; restaurants specialize in seafood.
In the harbor, pelicans are everywhere.