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Road Trip: 5 Days in Baja Sur, Mexico

Condé Nast Traveler - 17 Nov 2017
Then, after Hurricane Odile hit in 2014, Cabo had a reawakening. Classic properties like Rosewood's Las Ventanas al Paraíso were renovated, and there was a surge in boutique hotel openings, like The Cape and the futuristic Mar Adentro, and in younger, ...
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5 Los Cabos Hotels Worth Traveling for

Vegas Magazine - 24 Oct 2017
Many existing resorts have been renovated or upgraded in the past three years, thanks to Hurricane Odile, which slammed into the peninsula in September 2014. Las Ventanas al Paraiso (room rates from $990 per night,, a perennial ...
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Two Days in Los Cabos with Air Canada Vacations

TravelPulse Canada (press release) (blog) - 15 Nov 2017
The Melia closed in 2014 after experiencing significant damage from Hurricane Odile and the decision was made at that time to undertake a massive renovation and rebranding of the property. After a two year, $35 million US renovation, the resort looks ...
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Powerful Hurricane Odile lashes Mexico's Baja Peninsula

USA TODAY - 15 Sep 2014
Hurricane Odile delivered a punishing blow to the Mexican resort town of Cabo San Lucas, tearing away the fronts of luxury resorts and leveling ramshackle homes on Monday. Although Odile was weakening as it continued up the Baja California Peninsula, ...
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Expect a Slow Start to Hurricane Season in the Eastern Pacific

Bloomberg - 15 May 2017
While hurricanes in the Atlantic are the ones that can really wreak havoc on energy and agriculture markets, systems in the Pacific have also caused massive damage to Mexico's Pacific coast and can trigger widespread flooding reaching into the U.S. ...
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Los Cabos, Mexico, starts to recover from Hurricane Odile

Los Angeles Times - 14 Oct 2014
Nearly one month after Hurricane Odile hit Mexico's Baja California peninsula, battering hotels, stranding travelers and leaving tens of thousands of people without water and electricity, some parts of the resort area are still in shambles. But Los ...
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Surviving Tropical Storm Lidia

HuffPost - 10 Sep 2017
Many people I spoke to had also gone through Hurricane Odile three years ago. That storm was all Tropical Storm Lidia was plus enormous damaging winds. Some hurricane survivors appeared to have PTSD and were anxious that they would again have to ...
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Tourists stranded in Los Cabos after Hurricane Odile

USA TODAY - 20 Sep 2014
Some people fantasize about being stranded at a tropical destination, especially when it's time for a vacation to end. But the reality is anything but relaxing or stress-free for tourists in the resort area of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, where Hurricane ...
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How to stay safe when a hurricane causes power outages

Fox News - 10 Sep 2017
Authorities struggled Friday to restore services and calm residents five days after Hurricane Odile knocked out power, water and phone service along the Baja Peninsula. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills). One of the first things that people should do when ...
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Hurricane Odile: British woman found dead off Mexico coast

BBC News - 21 Sep 2014
The body of a British woman missing since a hurricane struck the Mexican coast last weekend has been found, according to local authorities. British couple Simone Wood and Paul Whitehouse are thought to have been sailing when Hurricane Odile hit.
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After Hurricane Odile, Cabo San Lucas Rebuilds

Condé Nast Traveler - 13 Sep 2015
Last September, Category 4 hurricane Odile slammed into Cabo San Lucas and the Baja California peninsula of Mexico, nearly decimating the tourist corridor. The usually sun-drenched haven of relaxation, home to many hotels, a major international airport ...
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Eastern Pacific Hurricane Season Starts Off Slowly

Insurance Journal - 18 May 2017
A storm is named when winds reach at least 39 miles (63 kilometers) per hour. In 2014, Hurricane Odile struck Baja California, killing 11, stranding 30,000 tourists and causing about $1 billion in damage to roads, communication lines and buildings.
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A Not-At-All Touristy Guide to Drinking in Los Cabos

GQ Magazine - 03 Jul 2017
The craft cocktail scene here is fairly young—a welcome development after Hurricane Odile, which ripped through this long skinny finger of land three years ago, peeling the roof off the airport, shuttering hotels and forcing the tourism community to ...
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Relaunch finds Westin Los Cabos refreshed yet familiar

Travel Weekly - 11 Aug 2017
The Westin Los Cabos Resort Villas & Spa is back in business after an extended closure for restoration in the wake of Hurricane Odile's devastation in the fall of 2014. According to general manager Beat Meier, the then-20-year-old hotel's "structure ...
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Baja fresh: Hurricane-ravaged Cabo gets a mega makeover

New York Post - 29 Aug 2016
In 2014, Hurricane Odile slammed the upscale Mexican beach resort of Los Cabos, and while claiming no lives, it damaged and ultimately shuttered every oceanfront property. The upside? Mandatory renovations and upgrades for every hotel in this fabled ...

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