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Relaunch finds Westin Los Cabos refreshed yet familiar

Travel Weekly - 10 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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Does merchant solar have a future in LatAm?

Solarplaza - 18 Aug 2017
In Mexico, meanwhile, merchant solar projects have tended to be much smaller, with the 39-megawatt Aura Solar solar facility in Baja California Sur, which only came back on line in late 2016 after having been knocked out of action by hurricane Odile in ...
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From Loreto, 3 day-trip adventures in Baja's high desert

Bend Bulletin - 30 Jul 2017
Hurricane Odile socked this area in 2014, she adds. “Everybody slept in a big room at the school. We were all friends that night!” Near the trailhead, we stop at Rancho Santo Domingo to meet the straw-hatted rancher, Humberto Verdugo Garcia, and his ...
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Expect a Slow Start to Hurricane Season in the Eastern Pacific

Bloomberg - 15 May 2017
While one short-lived tropical storm developed off Mexico's Pacific coast last week, the earliest on record, computer models show another one isn't likely soon, said Jeff Masters, co-founder of Weather Underground in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Tropical Storm ...
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Powerful Hurricane Odile lashes Mexico's Baja Peninsula

USA TODAY - 15 Sep 2014
Odile struck Sunday evening near Cabo San Lucas as a Category 3 hurricane, with winds at 125 mph, the National Hurricane Center in Miami reported. It tied as the strongest hurricane on record to make landfall in the Baja Peninsula, matching Hurricane ...
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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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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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Los Cabos airport smacked by Hurricane Odile may reopen Oct. 8

Los Angeles Times - 25 Sep 2014
Los Cabos International Airport, battered by Hurricane Odile on Sept. 14, may open to commercial flights next month. The airport at the southern tip of Baja California, Mexico, had earlier opened only to planes bringing emergency supplies and ...
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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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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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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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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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Hilton Los Cabos resort reopens, 10 months after Hurricane Odile

Los Angeles Times - 09 Jul 2015
The Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort on Mexico's Baja Peninsula reopened to guests July 1, the first time the resort has seen guests since it was slammed by Hurricane Odile in September. The resort located on the Sea of Cortez between San Jose del ...
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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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Hurricane Odile, a Category 3 storm, threatens Baja California

CNN - 14 Sep 2014
Hurricane Odile churned toward Mexico's Baja California peninsula on Sunday, threatening to slam the popular tourist destination with powerful winds and heavy rains. Forecasters warned that the Category 3 storm could strengthen overnight. As of 8 p.m ...

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