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The Londoner Who Loves Mexico City

Sam Martin was born and raised in London and confesses he loves big cities. He is the self-described Londoner who loves Mexico City.“It’s a...
Malecón Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

They Followed the Sun to a New Life in Puerto Vallarta

When you think of sun-blessed cities, Kansas City does not readily come to mind. So, when sun-seekers Cathy Rice and Jerry Foote were deciding...
Neoclassical Mexican theatre, Teatro Degollado, in Guadalajara

The Art of Life in Guadalajara

It took Will Chapman years before he finally decided to follow his passion for the arts. Now he practices the art of life in...
Panoramic afternoon view of the city of Guadalajara in Mexico

The Author Who Found the Life He Wanted in Mexico

For Agustin Juarez, his journey back to Mexico was packed with the rich experiences that writers draw sustenance from in their pursuit of creative...
sunset

The Fashion Model Who Found a New Life in Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez, or just Oaxaca, has been a tourist magnet for years and is now a hot spot for new expat arrivals in...
sea of Cortez

The Dynamic Duo Who Fell in Love with Los Cabos in Less Than a...

The husband and wife team of John Stull and Connie Freeman had never been to Los Cabos until May of 2018, but for the...
Life in the cloud forest of Xalapa, Veracruz

Life in the Cloud Forest of Xalapa, Veracruz

Sarah DeVries was in her third year of college in Indiana when she spent her study abroad year in the cloud forest of Xalapa,...
Plaza Mayor de Mérida

Expats Who Spend Summers Providing Medical Care in Chiapas

David Brody and his wife Joanne began visiting the Riviera Maya on vacation nearly four decades ago before deciding to head north to Mérida...
Ensenada in Mexico

An Affordable View of the Ocean in Ensenada

After years of living in Canada and the U.S. and traveling the world for business, Bob Bridge found his ideal retirement in Mexico: a...
Flowering trees at Lake Chapala, Mexico

An Iowa Farm Girl Who Leads a Simple Life In Ajijic

Judy King is an Iowa farm girl who leads a simple life in Ajijic on the northwestern shore of Lake Chapala. And that is...