Posted October 7, 2009 by & filed under Cell Phone, Mexico.

We’ve all grown accustomed to having the convenience and security of our cell phones in our daily lives. However, there are certain features on many of today’s cell phones which can cause expensive data roaming costs while traveling abroad. International roaming rates may apply in Mexico and are substantially higher than U.S. & Canadian rates…. Read more »

Posted October 5, 2009 by & filed under Mexico.

Mark Roberts published a great article last week on healthcare for travel . I picked the top Mexico tips below, but please read the full article on The Cypress Times by clicking here. Pre-Travel to Mexico Planning Keep prescription and non-prescription medicines in their original bottles. See what coverage your health insurance plan offers for… Read more »

Posted October 2, 2009 by & filed under Legal, Mexico.

I found a great article on with all the information you could possibly need for traveling to Mexico.  Here’s the main points: REGISTER with the nearest U.S. Embassy: Register in person or online. The U.S. embassy will provide you with travel and security information for the area. More importantly, it allows U.S. citizens to… Read more »

Posted September 28, 2009 by & filed under Destinations, Playa del Carmen, Retirement.

The cost of living in Mexico makes it the ideal spot for retirement – an individual or couple can easily fit a retirement income to a comfortable lifestyle. Some of the other reasons to retire in Mexico include: beaches and countryside full of history and beauty, multitudes of activities in which to participate, low cost… Read more »

Posted September 21, 2009 by & filed under Activities, Baja, Destinations, Driving to Mexico, Los Cabos, Mexico, Surfing, Todos Santos.

These are the 10 Best Surf spots you can drive to, according to the Mexico Guru: Sayulita, Nayarit – Consistently good waves and therefore a large community of surfers. There are frequent surf contests in Sayulita. You can expect a north swell from December to early April. Pascuales, Colima – Very powerful, large beach break…. Read more »