Happy Birthday Update – Wild Whale Video And “Pisa” Cake!

Greetings From Cabo!

I have been absent for a few days, as my wife Alex and I went to the gorgeous Four Season Las Palmas resort outside of Cabo San Lucas – located on the very southern tip of Baja California, with the Sea of Cortez outside our room every morning!

This was our sunrise from our room, and you could walk the resort’s two mile long private beach every day…

Which we did every morning….before grabbing a lounge chair on the beach and enjoying the view….as Alex did every day…

Among the many incredible things you see are pelican causing the sea looking for a bite to eat, to dolphins and whales off shore…and we had an incredible sighting…here is video of a pair of whales lifting their tails out of water and then slapping them back down…enjoy!

This happened three times while we were there….really incredible to see, even from a distance…

This was our sunset as well…Cabo is truly a magical place – and when I went there a few years ago, my daughter and I had a whale encounter from our boat!

Click here for that incredible, closeup video!

This means that my “52 In 22” cooking challenge will be posted tomorrow….but it involves a birthday cake for Alex:

It was an adventure to be sure!

If you like these stories, why not sign up to receive emails whenever I post? It’s easy to do, I do NOT collect any information about you at all, there are absolutely NO ads of any kind, just stories about movies, music, books, food, travel and pop culture…

You can sign up by clicking on my blog here and see the note on the right!

https://johnrieber.com

If you enjoyed the music, please share on social media – thanks!



Categories: Exotic Travel, Memoirs, nature, Travel, Travel Adventures, Travel Memoir

15 replies

  1. What a lovely short getaway, John. The pictures are wonderful.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. what a glorious birthday getaway for the two of you! the whales, the cake, the sun, the water…..can’t wait for the recipe

    Like

  3. What a glorious place! That sunset photo and the beautiful white sands drew me right in. What a perfect birthday weekend getaway. I can’t wait to see Alex’s birthday cake. 😀

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Happy Birthday, Alex. What a fine place. The Sea of Cortez and the Pacific hold a special spot in my heart.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. What a great Birthday get-away. Seeing whales perform is always amazing.

    Like

  6. All so beautiful! And such a treat to see whales!!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. I can’t let my wife see this. You took Alex to celebrate her birthday in a sunny paradise. I took my wife for a meal in the village of Brisley on a cold foggy night! 🙂
    Looks like a great trip, John.
    Best wishes, Pete.

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Stevie Turner

Realist, writer, reader, reviewer and rocker.

Cornwall in Colours

inspired by the colours of the land, sea and sky of Cornwall

Bonjour From Brittany

Celebrating what makes Brittany unique

Over-The-Shoulder

Reviewing the greatest film and TV since the dawn of time

Let's Go To The Movies

Film and Theatre Lover!

SoraNews24 -Japan News-

Bringing you yesterday's news from Japan and Asia, today.

Bite! Eat! Repeat!

52 Cookbooks. 52 Recipes. A Tasty 2022!

A Teacher's Reflections

Thirty Years of Wonder

Tanooki Homemade Cafe

Yummy Homemade Food Recipes to Make You Smile:)

GreenDreams

Exploring sustainable options, minimalism, and gardening.

In Saner Thought

"It is the duty of every man, as far as his ability extends, to detect and expose delusion and error"..Thomas Paine

Pete Springer

Passionate Teacher and Future Children's Author

BACK ROADS AND OTHER STORIES

Follow us as we follow the road

CarpeDiemEire

Travel Through Ireland and Europe

Diary of A Movie Maniac

A Personal Journey Through Cinema & Television

Geeking Out about It

BlerdWatching Waaay Too Much TV

Wheelescapades

Tea, Tours and Escapades

Robbie's inspiration

Ideas on writing and baking

You can always start now

journaling to see some answers

Realweegiemidget Reviews Films TV Books and more

You can take the girl out of Glasgow. Entertainment Reviews from a Wee Scottish Wife and Stepmum living in Finland.

I didn't have my glasses on....

A trip through life with fingers crossed and eternal optimism.

Through the Shattered Lens

Where mainstream meets grindhouse, exploitation, otaku and gamers

Laura's Books and Blogs

Writing tips, giveaways, reviews, essays, and more!

Drew's Movie Reviews

Movie reviews from your average dude

But I Smile Anyway...

Musings and memories, words and wisdom... of a working family woman

Movie Reviews 101

Daily Movie Reviews

Cindy Bruchman

Photography. Observations. Adventures. Let's talk.

Invisibly Me

Live A Visible Life Whatever Your Health

JR-Sploitation!

The world's wildest movies from an era of "everything goes!"

Rust Belt Girl

reading and writing the Rust Belt with Rebecca Moon Ruark

Cult Of The Cinema

Exploring Cinematic Diversity

Retired? No one told me!

Tonight I Dream. Tomorrow I Do!

beetleypete

The musings of a Londoner, now living in Norfolk

Cats and Trails and Garden Tales

Musings on cats, travel, gardens and life

Tranquil Dreams

Watching, Reading, Cooking & Travelling

An Historian About Town

History in the Making

Susie Lindau's Wild Ride

Adventures and Misadventures in Boulder, Colorado

It Rains... You Get Wet

Still more lazy thoughts from this one...

Admit One Film Addict

Psychotropic Cinema and more

emmakwall (explains it all)

Film & soundtrack reviews, good humour and lists

johnrieber

Burgers, Books, Music, Movies, Offbeat Adventures & Pop Culture!

vinnieh

Movie reviews and anything else that comes to mind

%d bloggers like this: