Ventanas Mexico

Resources and insights for full- or part-time life in Mexico

Provides a blog promoting living in Mexico and promotes books on learning Spanish and how to rent in Mexico.

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A "Best Practice" Way to Establish a Social Life in Mexico...with Mexicans

Cultural events are great places to meet the natives. Even if your Spanish is just passable, you can demonstrate your respect and appreciation for Mexico’s artists and gain some insight on the cultural that will serve you well down the road.

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General Guide to Medical Care in Mexico a Must-Have for Aspiring Expats

While I'll still be researching cancer care in Mexico specifically, Monica Paxon's Guide to Medical Care give you the basic groundwork to understanding Medical care, and where to go if you need more.

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Why You Should Consider Tlaquepaque (Near Guadalajara) as an Aspiring Expat

The city of Tlaquepaque (pronouced tuh-lah-keh-pah-keh) lies between Guadalajara's central district and Lake Chapala/Ajjic, a very expat community. You could spend days in its plazas and always see something new. 

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Cancer Care In Mexico

I'm off to Guadalajara soon to investigate life in one of Mexico's largest cities as compared to smaller expat-oriented communities. At the same time I'll be researching its healthcare system.  With one in three people being diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, cancer care seemed like a good place to begin. 

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Five Clichés About Living In Mexico Broken Down One by One

Don't even bother reading interviews (after your first one) of expats in Mexico. Let me give you all the clichés here, and translate them to what these people are really trying to tell you.

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