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Robert Nelson

Robert Nelson
Founder and co-owner of Expats In Mexico with his wife Felice, Bob blogs, edits and writes content that covers a wide variety of topics of interest to expats living in Mexico and aspiring expats who are planning a move to the country. Email: info@expatsinmexico.com.
Moving to Mexico

Expat Population in Mexico Topped 1 Million in the 2020 Census

The expat population in Mexico topped 1 million in the 2020 Census count, as reported recently by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography...
Condo pool in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Have You Taken the Expats In Mexico Survey 2021 Yet?

Have you taken the Expats In Mexico Survey 2021 yet? In less than two weeks – March 1 – you will have missed your...

Take the Expats In Mexico Survey 2021  

It’s January and time once again for our annual EIM survey. This year, our study focuses on moving to Mexico. For all of you...
Sailboats La Paz, Mexico

Will 2021 Be a Better Year than 2020?  

Will 2021 be a better year than 2020? It wouldn’t take much to surpass the abysmal year most of us have just struggled through....
Benito Juarez Monument

2020 Social Progress Index Shows Mexico in the Top 40 Percent

The 2020 Social Progress Index shows Mexico in the top 40 percent of 163 countries studied globally. The index is the most comprehensive measure...
Puerto Vallarta

The Stars Dimmed Over Puerto Vallarta Last Week

The stars dimmed over Puerto Vallarta last week as Vallarta’s best friend left earth.Everyone who knew Maria O’Connor – and almost every expat in...
Calculating budget

Expats in Mexico Are Living Well on Less

As a follow-up to our cost-of-living article in July, we asked our readers last month to tell us how much you budget each month...
Maya Aluxin Dolls Amealco, Querétaro

The Self-Proclaimed Doll Capital of Mexico

I first found these Maya “Smurf” dolls at the Doll Museum in Amealco, Querétaro, the self-proclaimed doll capital of Mexico. I was there way...
Mexican folkloric ballet in Puerto Vallarta

Four Years Ago Today We Launched Expats In Mexico

My how time flies. It’s been 210 years since Father Hidalgo, a Catholic priest in the tiny town of Dolores, Guanajuato, inspired the people...
Ballot box with an American flag

Are You Ready to Vote in the U.S. Election?

In less than eight weeks, America will choose a new president to lead the country for the next four years. Are you ready to...