Safety Tips for Tourists in Mexico

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We’ve noticed there seems to be a lot of questions regarding general safety tips for tourists in Mexico. And while we often discuss the specifics of a certain city, we realized haven’t addressed general tips for travel. So to help our…

Is San Luis Potosi Safe?

Answering the question on everyone’s mind…”Is San Luis Potosi safe?” Even though San Luis Potosi crime rates are lower than some US cities, people still doubt safety while traveling in Mexico. For as full of amazing surprises as Mexico is, why…

Hurricane Season in Mexico

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The Risks of Traveling to Mexico During Hurricane Season This year has seen one of the most devastating hurricane seasons for much of the eastern North America. Leaving many travelers asking one thing… “Is it safe to travel during hurricane…

Earthquake in Mexico 2017: A Review of Current Conditions and Safety for Travel

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7.1 Earthquake in Mexico Devastates Mexico City and Surrounding Areas… By now the heartbreaking news of the earthquake in México has swept across the world. Videos, pictures, and reports of the devastation caused by a 7.1 earthquake continue to pour out of…

Mexico Crime in Tourist Areas

There are reports recently of crime issues in Mexico.  The State Depatment made a recent new statement. .    Here is a blog post that gives a balanced view  of the situation of Mexico Crime and safey in 2017; The…

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Should I Worry About the Zika Virus in Mexico?

As of late, a topic of concern for many travelers has been the Zika virus in Mexico. The virus, spread by mosquitoes, has been reported in Mexico by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the form of…

New Bridge Revolutionizes Border Crossing in San Diego

Border Crossing for Inexpensive Flights out of Tijuana Crossing the U.S./Mexico border from San Diego to Tijuana just got a whole lot easier! Instead of being stuck at the border for hours on either side, the new 390 foot Cross Border…

Is Puerto Peñasco Safe?

Is Puerto Peñasco Safe? Puerto Peñasco safety and crime rates are often called into question but is their any merit to the questioning? Let’s take a look and find out! Once an unassuming fishing village… Puerto Peñasco is a fast…

Christmas in Mexico City

Having lived in Mexico City for 10 years, I can say that the Holiday Season was some of the memorable days there and some of the best moments of my life; especially Christmas time. December is an important month in…

Traveling Solo in Mexico

After years of being frustrated and tired of waiting for friends’ schedules to line up or canceling at the last minute, I decided that I couldn’t keep making excuses for not visiting the places I wanted to visit, so I…