Fine Arts Palace

Almost Six Decades of Life and Art in Mexico City

Women today may feel that “the system” makes their lives impossible, but after almost six decades of life and art in Mexico City, Helen...
panoramic view of the main Church of San Miguel

 An Expert Guide to the Culture of San Miguel de Allende

After decades of success with his own company in North Carolina, Joseph Toone moved to Mexico and became an expert guide to the culture...
city view

Can You Really Live on Less Money in Mexico?  

Readers ask: “Can you really live on less money in Mexico.” We answer: “It depends.” It depends primarily upon where you are from, where...
View of San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Expats Are Discovering San Cristóbal de las Casas  

Expats are discovering San Cristóbal de las Casas, the beautiful colonial city set high in the mountains of southern Chiapas, Mexico’s most southern state....
Handcrafts from Oaxaca, Mexico

The Expat Handcraft Expert of Mexico City

Growing up in the New York City metropolitan area, Leigh Thelmadatter always loved the excitement of big city living, especially the cultural attractions the...
Healthcare in Mexico at San Javier Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

A Lifetime of Healthcare in Mexico

Moving to Mexico has become both a dream and a reality for many Americans, Canadians and people from other countries; and not all are...
Tepozteco Mountain Morelos, Mexico

Living the Bohemian Lifestyle in Tepoztlán

Expat communities seem to start in places where people can satisfy their bohemian urges. Over the years, many expats have been living the bohemian...
Cathy Rice and Jerry Foote in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico part of the Baby Boomers retire in Mexico movement

New Book Confirms Baby Boomer Move to Mexico

Last year, our Expats In Mexico Survey 2019 key finding was the Baby Boomer move to Mexico. Nearly 30 percent of Boomers said retirement...
Volcán de Colima in Colima, Mexico

Living in the Shadow of Volcán de Colima

Who would live just 12 miles from one of the most active volcanoes in Mexico? Her name is Lucie Canuel, a tourism entrepreneur from...
Couple watching the sunset on the beach

Getting Married in Mexico

Marriages between Mexicans and expats in Mexico are quite common, and with good reason. Few among us can resist the charm, the romance and...