Venture to La Paz, Baja California, to the Todos Santos Film Festival
Just one hour from the smooth-sand beaches of La Paz, Baja California, is the Pueblo Magico of Todos Santos. La Paz and Todos Santos together form a complete leisure and pleasure experience all in one trip. With astounding natural beauty, historical sites and captivating landscapes – this is one of the only places in the world where you can see mountains and deserts merging with the rich blue Pacific Ocean. For years, these two locations have been adding interesting cultural events such as the Todos Santos Film Festival.
15-year History of the Todos Santos Film Festival
The Todos Santos Film Festival was founded in 2004 by the Argentine Sylvia Perel, a local resident who has years of experience directing film festivals in California and abroad. Throughout its 15-year history, The Todos Santos Film Festival has been the only host and artistic film platform produced in Latin America and Spain, with an emphasis on Mexico and especially Baja California Sur. This makes the Todos Santos Film Festival culturally very important and relevant in the region, creating many expectations among locals.
Todos Santos Film Festival in 2018
In 2018, the Todos Santos Film Festival will take place from March 7 to 11. It’s the 15th iteration and it will feature the best films produced in Mexico, Spain and Latin America. This year, it will feature the short film "Fango", which was filmed on the beautiful beaches of Balandra and El Merito in La Paz, Baja California.
The Most Beautiful Beaches in Mexico
La Paz has the most beautiful beaches in all of Mexico; it is the ideal place to engage in invigorating water sports like kayaking, snorkeling or even scuba diving. Todos Santos is also a beautiful Pueblo Magico, famous for being the home of the Hotel California that was allegedly the same hotel as the legendary song by The Eagles in the 1970s. It’s also known for a wide variety of beautiful art galleries. Both destinations will have screenings of unforgettable films during this annual festival, you won’t want to miss out on the festivities!
Best Western Hotels in the most beautiful locations
At Best Western hotels, we want to invite you to enjoy these excellent cultural events that take place in Mexico. We have various Best Western locations in Mexico, so we are always close to where you are planning to be. Take a road-trip through the peninsula of Baja California to the Todos Santos Film Festival in 2018, we’ll receive you with open arms at Best Western El Cid, located in Ensenada, Mexico. From Ensenada, you can jump on a small ferry boat ride to La Paz and Todos Santos.
We also welcome you in Mazatlan, Mexico at our Best Western Posada Freeman and Best Western Posada Freeman Zona Dorada locations.
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