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La Canada lago in Chiapas Mexico

The Lagunas de Montebello Are Jewels in Chiapas  

The Lagunas de Montebello are jewels in Chiapas, famed for their subtle hues of turquoise, azure and emerald green. They’re located near the border...
Pan dulce found in Mexico

Pan Dulce Is Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice  

While there’s always the question of how much is too much, I think it’s safe to say we all like something sweet now and...
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New Mexican Immigration Form Change That May Affect You  

If you are planning on a trip to Mexico and will be flying to the country, you should be aware of a new Mexican...

The Feria Maestros del Arte Celebrates 20 Years at Chapala  

The Feria Maestros del Arte celebrates 20 years at Chapala this year after being shut down for two years by the pandemic.  The famous...
Triton and Nereida statue in Puerta Vallarta

An Expat from Chicago Is Open for Business in Puerto Vallarta  

Puerto Vallarta has long been fertile ground for expat entrepreneurs, and 54-year-old Marty Rogo from Chicago is no exception. A few years ago, this...
Kayaking on the Sea of Cortez near La Paz, Mexico

More Canadians Are Choosing La Paz as Their Place in the Sun  

More Canadians are choosing La Paz as their place in the sun. Take Chanel Graham and her husband, Troy, for instance. They were 30...
Festive stairs in Guanajuato, Mexico

Health Considerations When Deciding Where to Live in Mexico

This article is intended to help keep you off the rocks by giving you a list of health considerations when deciding where to live...
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Medicare Is a Great Benefit to Retirees Who Live in Mexico

Medicare is a great benefit for retirees who live in Mexico and can work wonderfully well to provide urgent and emergent care coverage (Coverage)...
Beach at Conchas Chinas in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

This Los Angeleno Found a New Life by the Bay of Banderas

After visiting Puerto Vallarta nearly two decades ago on a recommendation from friends, this Los Angeleno found a new life by the Bay of...
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Los Cabos Is a Fisherman’s Dream

Los Cabos is a fisherman’s dream. Surrounded by the Pacific Ocean on one side and the Sea of Cortez on the other, the tip...

Should You Invest in Mexican Real Estate?

Should you invest in Mexican real estate? I believe the facts show that Mexico is a great investment opportunity for Americans, Canadians and investors...

Expats in Paradise: Life in Puerto Vallarta

For the past several months I have been subtly dropping hints that my new book, “Expats in Paradise: Life in Puerto Vallarta” was going...

Xuchiles Are Funeral Offerings in the Form of Flowers and Cacti

Xuchiles are funeral offerings in the form of flowers and cacti about two meters wide and the height of a story-and-a- half building.  They...

There Are Two Objectives for Every Home Sale in Mexico

There are two objectives for every home sale in Mexico: Every home seller's dream is to close the sale quickly and get a final price that's...

This Is the Checklist That Matters for Mexico Real Estate  

Checklists are a part of our everyday life. We do checklists for our grocery shopping, for our Christmas shopping and when planning a trip....