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...
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...
Mexico City

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...