Clinton Stark

Clinton shoots videos for Stark Insider. San Francisco Bay Area arts, Ingmar Bergman and French New Wave, and chasing the perfect home espresso shot 25 seconds at a time (and failing). Peloton: ClintTheMint. Camera: Video Gear

So Many Loreto Web Sites, So Little Time: Introducing Mega Loreto Search

Every day it seems like a new Loreto or Loreto Bay web site or blog pops up. Loni and I read them with great interest and are pleased to see so many people writing about the area. Some track construction, others the experience of life in Loreto, while others...

Gadget Review: Motorola H700 Bluetooth Handsfree Headset

With the new hands free cell phone law now in effect in California, we decided to buy a bluetooth handsfree headset. There is a lot of choice and it can be confusing. About 4 years ago, I bought a Jabra model and found it too clumsy to use and...

In Loreto Bay: The Top 5 General Construction Observations

There were several differences from our October 2007 visit to Loreto Bay and June 2008. Walking around the site there was a distinct feeling of...

Update From Alan Axelrod on Loreto Bay Best Guide

Alan Axelrod from Best Guides wrote into us after reading our review of his Loreto guide. So I thought I'd pass on this information to...

In Loreto Bay: New LTO Airport Terminal Coming Soon

Under construction: The new Loreto terminal opening 2008. Loreto travelers will have something else, aside from beautiful scenery and warm weather, to greet them later...
Best Guide Loreto Baja California Sur review

‘Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Best Guide)’ Book Review

Loreto and Loreto Bay are two of our favorite topics here on Stark Insider. Often described as "where the mountains come to swim", the area embodies historical charm, offers world-class fishing, and surrounds its visitors with beautiful landscape and friendly people. To many, it is one of Baja's best...

The Stark and Sir Sean Connery Connection: Shining Coffins in Scotland

"Mr. Connery also revealed that during his time as a coffin-polisher, he had regularly bleached mahogany coffins to make them look like oak."

Loreto Selected #1 Place to Invest in Mexico

Calling growth in Loreto a "cinderella story of sorts", NuWire Investor has ranked Loreto as the number one place to invest in Mexico. Rounding out the list are Merida, Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta and Oaxaca. It's encouraging to see increasing attention paid to Loreto as it will only lead to more...

Green and Gadgets, The Best of Both Worlds

I'll be the first to admit I was skeptical last year when Loni started racing towards a green utopia; researching solar, hybrids, vegetable farming. Initially...

Loreto Bay Marketing in Action: Great New York Times Article

The nice thing about email and Google is that you can stay abreast of everything even when it seems like life is passing by at a million miles an hour. With Loni in DC in business meetings this week, and me holding the fort here in Silicon Valley reviewing...