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...
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Buying a Home in Mexico Requires a Professional

Mexico is home to more American expats than any other country in the world, over 750,000 strong.
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The Truth About Personal Safety in Mexico

You may have seen news stories last month based on a report by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) entitled “Mexico’s Spiraling Murder...
Waterfalls in Chiapas

Climate Change and the Environment in Mexico

Our July Monthly Expat Poll asked the question: “Do you think Mexico is doing a good job of managing its environment?” To date, 63...
Dia de los Muertos in Mexico City, Mexico

Moving to Mexico: A Freelance Photographer from Los Angeles

Last September we celebrated Expats In Mexico’s second anniversary with our Mexico Moments Photo Contest. The third-place winner was Kristina Bakrevski, a thirty-two-year-old freelance...
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Expat Entrepreneurs in Mexico: Digital Nomads Discovering Mexico

Husband and wife team Todd and Allison Nevins found each other in Dallas, Texas, got married, moved to Mérida, moved back to Texas and...

The Magic of Mexican Folk Art: A Conversation with Marta Turok

Lake Chapala’s Feria Maestros del Arte arts festival showcases the magic of Mexican folk art again this year from November 9th through the 11th...
Aerial view of Queretaro

Expat Entrepreneurs in Mexico: International Law in Querétaro, Mexico

Diana Cuevas knew she wanted to be an attorney at the age of 7. She did not know that her career path would include...