Who Are Mexico’s Green Angels? Roadside/ Emergency Assistance

Posted June 14, 2016 by & filed under Driving to Mexico, Road Conditions, Safety, Tourism.

Green Angels Logo

Most folks know what Roadside Assistance is…but what about while you are in Mexico? Well, in Mexico, roadside assistance is offered by the Ángeles Verdes, or Green Angels as they are known to English speakers. They travel Mexican Federal Highways looking for and providing medical and mechanical assistance to those in need, no matter your… Read more »

How to Clear U.S. Customs When Exiting Mexico

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 »

Taking Your Ride Into Mexico

Posted April 9, 2015 by & filed under Driving to Mexico, Tips.

Cruising the highways south of the border There are so many great places to visit in Mexico   Mexico has lots of great paved roads, along with unlimited amazing scenery. From its rich history; to its awe inspiring deserts; to its breathtaking mountains; to its vibrant jungles; to its beautiful beaches; Mexico has a multitude… Read more »