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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.
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...

Hopping Continents for Years Before Landing in Mérida

Thilini Wijesinhe loves to travel. Born and raised in Sri Lanka, this inveterate traveler has been hopping continents for years before finally landing in...
Beach in Ensenada

This Spanish Expat Found His Perfect Place in Ensenada

Ivan Sanchis was looking for a teaching job that would allow him to settle down in a place with a Mediterranean climate similar to...
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...
Playa del Carmen beach palm trees in Riviera Maya Caribbean of Mexico

Fleeing Canadian Winters for Playa del Carmen

After fleeing Canadian winters for Playa del Carmen on Mexico's Riviera Maya late last year, Scott Walters faced tragedy once again.Walters, 59, lost his...
walkway lake Chapala

An Expat Tale of Two Cities

This is an expat tale of two cities. International management consultant and author Julie Galosy spanned the globe providing consulting services to major corporations....
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...

Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer

For those of you old enough to remember, the inimitable Nat King Cole had a hit in the summer of 1963 called, “Those Lazy,...