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Statistics from the Canadian Embassy

Mexico is the top sun travel destination for Canadians and our second most popular travel destination in the entire world, after the United States. In fact, roughly 1.9 million Canadians visit Mexico every [...]

San Andrés Patron Saint of Ajijic Festivities

The Ajijic patron saint festivities are planned to run for two weeks, from Monday, November 20th through Friday, December 1st. Not to miss a beat, the biggest event of the year in Ajijic [...]

Ajijic and the Livin is Easy

Words by Chuck Bolotin. Music by The Great American Songbook (Paul on keyboard, Jimmy on trumpet and Francis on drums)

In Mexico City’s worst hit neighborhoods, hopelessness and fear grows

by Kara Fox, CNN Updated 7:45 AM ET, Fri September 22, 2017 Mexico City (CNN) Almost two full days after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake destroyed parts of Mexico City, Carlos Enrique Silva and his family [...]

Mexico school collapse: All students accounted for as searches continue

By Jason Hanna, Emanuella Grinberg and Kara Fox, CNN Updated 12:35 AM ET, Fri September 22, 2017 Mexico City (CNN)The search for a 12-year-old thought to be trapped in a Mexico City elementary school [...]

Are Mexico’s two September earthquakes connected?

Jonathan Amos Science correspondent       Mexico had barely begun to deal with the aftermath of one big quake before another rocked the country. People will naturally ask: are they related? Did one [...]

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San Andrés Patron Saint of Ajijic Festivities

The Ajijic patron saint festivities are planned to run for two weeks, from Monday, November 20th through Friday, December 1st. Not to miss a beat, the biggest event of the year in Ajijic [...]

A retiree’s view from Mexico: Buena vida

JALISCO, Mexico -- Picture this: Sunshine and low to mid 80s nearly every day, low humidity, free healthcare and affordable housing that includes a maid and someone to clean the pool. Best small cities [...]

The Mexican Town You Never Knew You Wanted to Visit

You probably haven't heard of it, but Ajijic should be on your radar. by Ellie Storck and Nicole Mlakar Tucked within the striking Sierra Madre Mountain range on Lake Chapala, the town of Ajijic [...]

Mexico voted number one by International Living

Mexico has always offered arguably the easiest transition to expat life around: Low-cost, conveniently close, friendly locals and plenty of expats—Mexico offers an appealing balance of exotic foreign culture and familiar First-World lifestyle. Over [...]