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What To Do If You Get Sick or Hurt in Mexico
Have you ever wondered what you would do if you had an emergency while traveling through Mexico? WeExpats knows how concerning it can be to travel through Mexico without experience. Learn everything you can about the healthcare in Mexico before you travel in this convenient article. People get sick or hurt, and it’s always best...
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We Followed Our Dreams and Retired to Mexico. This is What No One Tells You About Starting a New Life Abroad
In the summer of 2012, Brad Johnson and his wife joined the thousands of Americans who each year decide to spend their retirement years living overseas. They rented out their house in Phoenix, Ariz., got a six-month tourist visa that they anticipated renewing indefinitely, packed up their two cars, and set off southward, to the...
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Donald Trump’s presidency has not been good for science or scientists. Since Trump took office 15 months ago, his administration has proposed to terminate many federally funded research programs and slash funding for others. Trump’s appointees are working to roll back environmental regulations and conservation policies. The president and some of his Cabinet members have...
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How does medical care compare in Mexico with what expats are used to from their home country? In terms of quality, accessibility and affordability, the answer is very good, according to the majority of expatriates contacted for a recent survey on the subject. The medical care they receive in Mexico Health in Mexico: a research...
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expats in vallarta
During the month of September, ExPats in Vallarta will be having two Happy Hour gatherings. One on Tuesday, September 5th at Pancho Villa in Fluvial and one on Tuesday, September 19th at Club de Golf in Marina Vallarta. Happy Hours are from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Special Dinners will be held on Thursday, September 14th...
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Mexico is not only the nearest destination abroad for U.S. and Canadian expats; it is also one of the most popular. More than a million expats are estimated to live in Mexico full- or part-time… the largest concentration of North American expats anywhere in the world. Of course, it helps that Mexico is also one...
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During the month of March, ExPats in Vallarta will be having two Happy Hour gatherings.  They will be on Tuesday, March 1st  and Tuesday, March 15th    at Langostino’s from 5:00 to 7:00pm.  Langostinos is located on Los Muertos Beach just north of the new pier. Wine and Appetizer evenings are scheduled for Friday March 4th...
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Puerto Vallarta, one of Mexico’s leading tourism destinations, continues to attract international investors to its shores as tourism arrival continues its steady increase. With six properties opening up in the past 12 months, Puerto Vallarta is already looking into the next group of hotels to open on the shores of the Mexican Pacific Cost jewel....
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Two events happened this week that inspired me to write this week’s column about the opportunities wasted by many living in Puerto Vallarta, but I will start with my own wasted experiences. I moved to Puerto Vallarta nearly a decade ago. I relocated here without any prior visits and I had never even been to...
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Welcome to my first column, Ian-sanity. My name is Ian Hayden Parker and I am co-founder of Vallarta Daily News. I am a self-diagnosed dyslexic and sufferer of Adult ADD, which makes the launching of a media site all that more interesting and unexpected. I have been writing my first column for a week now...
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Expats in Vallarta is a local group open to expats and visitors considering relocating to Puerto Vallarta. The group is a social gathering group where the discussion of living as an expat is welcomed to help others in making the difficult choice of retiring or relocating from their home country. Monthly gatherings offer an opportunity...
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As questions about Mexico’s safety for tourists continue to circulate, Puerto Vallarta has hired a security assessment by the College Station Texas Police Department to determine the safety of the destination. The study was conducted in July 2014. In a time when most tourism destinations hesitate to speak about security out of concern it may...
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