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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 [...]

How to help victims of the earthquake in Mexico

Last Updated Sep 20, 2017 5:16 PM EDT Rescue crews are still sorting through the remnants of collapsed buildings after the deadliest earthquake to strike Mexico City in decades. At least 223 people died [...]

Mexico earthquake: Search continues for missing children at damaged school

Last Updated Sep 21, 2017 8:23 AM EDTRescuers and hundreds of volunteers were working nonstop Thursday to search for survivors of Mexico's deadly 7.1 magnitude earthquake.At least 245 people were killed in the quake that [...]

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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 [...]

Jerry Brown Travels

As Jerry and Lori say, their videos are a "labor of love". They LOVE living in Ajijic and they share teir experiences and answer a multitude of questions from their 3500 plus subscribers. From how [...]