Posted September 8, 2015 by & filed under Beaches, Destinations, San Carlos-Guaymas, Sea of Cortez, Whale Watching.


San Carlos is a large subdivision of the city of Guaymas in the state of Sonora, Mexico. It is located nearly 14 miles from the Guaymas city center, and sits on the Gulf of California. Small and independent, with just 7,000 residents, San Carlos has long been a favorite among American tourists, thanks to the… Read more »


Posted September 1, 2015 by & filed under Border Crossing, Driving to Mexico, Vehicle Import Permit.

U.S. Inspection Station Ahead sign

If you’re driving back from Mexico and entering the US, you will have to clear U.S. Customs. Depending on what you’re carrying, and whether or not customs agents check your vehicle, this process can take anywhere from a few minutes to a few hours. Knowing the requirements beforehand can make your experience much smoother. Follow… Read more »


Posted August 25, 2015 by & filed under Auto Insurance.

Car Accident Cell Phone

When you purchase Mexican auto insurance, you obviously hope never to actually have to use it. Accidents, unfortunately, can happen anytime and to anyone. In such situations, it is important to know the right steps to follow for filing an insurance claim. Below, you’ll learn the exact four-step process you must follow to file a… Read more »