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Maria O’Connor

Maria O’Connor
As a 27-year resident of Puerto Vallarta, Maria O'Connor knows a thing or two about Mexico lifestyles. Her Blog These Three Walls is all about Mexican culture, things to do and see and much, much more. Maria is an attorney who provides legal counsel to the PV Real Estate industry.
Town plaza in Las Choapas Veracruz in Mexico City

What You Should Wear in Mexico

When most people think of Mexico they most often think of a tropical paradise. Just put your bathing suit and your flip-flops in a...
Hillside homes in Puerto Vallarta

My Summer Remodel Project in the Hills Above Puerto Vallarta

In my last blog, I made a passing reference to my summer remodel project in the hills above Puerto Vallarta. I’m very happy to...
Sunset in Puerto Vallarta

I Love Puerto Vallarta in the Good Old Summertime

Ah, yes. I love Puerto Vallarta in the good old summertime. I am back from a short jaunt to my hometown of Chicago and...
Ancient Mesoamerican city of Teotihuacan

Visiting Mexico City: Part Three

Visiting Mexico City: Part Three wraps up my experiences and recommendations based on my recent trip to the capital city and all of my...
Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City

Visiting Mexico City: Part Two

Visiting Mexico City: Part Two takes us to some of the most interesting parts of the city: Chapultepec, Polanco, Zona Rosa and Colonias Condesa...
Aztec display in Mexico City's Zocalo

Visiting Mexico City: Part One

Visiting Mexico City: Part One is the first installment of my experiences and recommendations based on my recent long weekend in Mexico’s capital city...
Colorful boats in Xochimilco

Make the Most Out of Living in Mexico by Visiting Its Big Cities

When I tell people I live in Puerto Vallarta many think I live as if I were perpetually on vacation. I wish it were...

How Television Works in Mexico for Expats and Visitors

One of the first questions I’m asked by aspiring expats who are just making the move to Mexico or simply visiting is how can...

Getting Things Done in Mexico Takes Patience

I’ve just been through a recent experience that reminded me that getting things done in Mexico takes patience.Just as I began my blog this...
Passengers riding on a bus

Traveling Around Mexico

One of the nice things about living in this country is traveling around Mexico to see places that might be a bit off the...

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