Surprisingly, in the villages of Loreto Bay in Baja California Sur, Mexico, word-of-mouth is almost as fast as email, Twitter and Facebook.
HGTV was last here about four years ago, when they shot "Baja Bound," featuring the Brown family from Carlsbad who were looking for a home by the bay. The exposure on the show House Hunters International is helpful for generating interest in the area, and driving tourism.
From what I've read, orca prey typically on salmon, herring and tuna. They're also known to hunt in packs and have earned the nicknamed "wolves of the sea."
We're Baja bound. Six years and one builder bankruptcy later, the Loreto Bay resort is finally taking flight. Team Stark heads to Baja California Sur to film the first ever Loreto Food and Wine Festival.
Tradition says you put your lot number on your Loreto Bay casa yourself. Good karma follows good mortar.
Indeed, what doesn't kill you makes you stronger. What emerged, thanks in part to social media, was one of the most well-organized, powerful homeowner organizations in the world.