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His Creativity Was Set Free in San Miguel de Allende

John Scherber grew up and prospered in Minnesota as a cabinet maker running his own company. But for decades he nurtured his creative side,...
Mérida

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...
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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...
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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...
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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....
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...
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 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...
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...
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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...
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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...