Putting Mexico Travel Concerns in Perspective
National City, California - I am often asked how safe it is to travel to Mexico. Because of my work and family ties to Mexico, many feel that I have a built in bias that clouds my perspective. For this reason, I was heartened by the recent publication in the Economist Magazine's online edition of an interactive map that compared the relative murder rates in Mexico compared to countries around the world.
While there are still several cities and states throughout Mexico where you should avoid unessential travel or where one should exercise caution, it is important to emphasize that there are many Mexicos. So it is important not to generalize.
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