Cabo San Lucas Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Swimming

    Even though the resorts in Los Cabos are located on the Pacific Ocean you can NOT swim there. The riptides are much to strong and dangerous. There are some resorts on the bay that you can swim in as...

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  • 2. Other...

    While we never once felt unsafe in Cabo San Lucas, it is recommended that at night you take a taxi back to your hotel from downtown instead of walk, especially if you are a lone female. The hotels...

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  • 3. Drinking Water

    I dont know what to do every time I have been to Mexico I always get sick with a stomach virus. And I always stay away from the tap water. I think you get contamination from taking a shower and they...

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  • 4. Wildlife

    after a relaxing day out on the ocean fishing, be careful when your boat docks...if you've caught any fish or have bait left in the open, you'll be attacked by pelicans and man o...

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  • 5. Driving

    When researching rental cars for Cabo we compared the rates of all agencies. We needed to have a 1-way car from Cabo to Loreto. Both have a number of major rental agencies to choose from. When...

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  • 6. Police

    Upon entering Cabo, they give you some immigration papers on the airplane. What they don't tell you is that if you lose these papers you cannot leave the country! How do I know this? It happened to...

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  • 7. Time Shares

    I live in New England. I have owned Fiestamerica timeshares since 2003. I use my points at least once a year right here in the USA. Fiestamericana adds direct connections almost every year - Hawai,...

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  • 8. Boating

    Locals will try to be very helpful unloading your things from your water taxi at Lover's Beach. Unfortunately, they do not work for the taxis and will hit you up for a tip as soon as you get off the...

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  • 9. gas station attendants

    Basically, you give them 200 pesos, you are distracted briefly, and he tells you (and shows you ) that you only gave him 20. This happened to us once. Don't let...

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  • 10. Drink enough fluids!

    *If you're going to booze it up, make sure to drink enough water between all the beers and shots!*Eileen, pictured here is drinking, but she's making sure to...

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  • 11. Drinking like a fish can.....

    *You'll have plenty of opportunities to drink all day and night*If you plan to be in Cabo for more than a couple of days, make sure to pace yourself*It seems...

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  • 12. Weather

    *In the Morning or non-Summer months it may be a bit chilly in the earlier part of the day.*I suggest you bring a sweatshirt with you.*Eileen, pictured here had...

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  • 13. Visiting the glass-blowing factory

    Take a cab, no matter how close you think you are to the glass-blowing factory. Our hotel gave us an [incorrect] map with places to go, including the...

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  • 14. Peddlers on the beach

    Some...well actually a LOT of these people can be very pushy and don't know no means no. Although there are some very nice ones that you can easily talk to and...

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  • 15. Montezumos Revenge

    Need I say more?! I don't know what it is or where both my boyfriend and I got it from but just this slight sickness that can get cha, we didn't drink anything...

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  • 16. Beware of Bad Food

    A lot has been made of the fact that you should be careful not to drink the water in Cabo, or in other parts of Mexico for that matter. And while that may be...

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