Celebrating Navidad in Southern Mexico

Posted December 10, 2019 by & filed under Christmas, Festivals / Events, Holidays, Oaxaca, Veracruz.

Feliz Navidad

If you’re planning on taking a vacation to Mexico for Christmas, you’re in for a treat, because this country hosts fun festivities for nearly a whole month! The Christmas season here basically begins on December 12 and doesn’t end until January 6, giving you plenty of time to celebrate with family and locals alike. Here’s… Read more »

Best Places to Winter in Mexico

Posted September 19, 2016 by & filed under Destinations, Ensenada, Expats, Ixtapa, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Retirement, San Miguel de Allende, Winter, Zihuatanejo.

Lake Chapala

Living at an altitude of 7500 feet in Flagstaff, Arizona, I am already feeling hints of winter—a later sunrise, cooler air and a slight discoloring of leaves. I’m already dreaming of Mexico. As soon as the weather gets uncomfortable, I’ll be wanting to spend the winter or travel for an extended visit there. In the… Read more »

5 Best Places to Enjoy Christmas in Mexico

Posted December 4, 2015 by & filed under Cabo, Christmas, Festivals / Events, Holidays, Oaxaca, Puerto Vallarta, San Miguel de Allende, Tulum.

Puerto Vallarta

It’s getting down to the wire for planning a Christmas vacation, but you still may be looking, and I’m here to help. If grand parties and festivals, affordable prices and warm weather is what you are looking for–then Mexico is for you. These cities offer tons to do whether you’ll be on a family vacation,… Read more »