Mexico vacationers safe, smiling and planning to return, despite the U.S. Department’s travel alert

Despite the negative press and the U.S. Department’s recent travel alert, vacationers are still heading to Mexico to plunge their toes in the sand and bask in the tropical sun, while taking advantage of the budget friendly deals. The reports continue to be positive in resort towns with Mexico vacationers safe, smiling and planning to […]

Mexican President to the USA: Mexico is not Ungovernable

By Eduardo Ortega and Isabel Becerril · No one can explain how the United States can be the largest drug market in the world without the corruption of its authorities El Financiero, Mexico City – President Felipe Calderón expressed deep regrets that U.S. authorities and the media have pursued a misleading campaign against Mexico on […]

Mexico is the Best Place in the World to Retire

From International Living BALTIMORE, Sept 10, 2008/PRNewswire via COMTEX/ – Walt and Jean Smith start their mornings with coffee on the terrace. Sometimes they spy a school of playful dolphins jumping the waves. Usually, though, they watch the town awaken. Women pull tarps off small beach shacks where they’ll soon start grilling the “catch of […]

Violence is not affecting U.S. citizens visiting Mexico and Americans should not cancel their vacations

updated 4:42 p.m. CT, Thurs., March. 12, 2009 (excerpted from original article) Homeland Security official Roger Rufe said while the violence along the border in Mexico is appalling, violent crimes have not increased in U.S. border cities as a result. He said kidnappings are up, but violent crime is down. “We’re not so concerned, at […]

Mexico Might Allow Foreign Ownership of Coastal Property

By Brian Flock · The decree would allow foreigners direct ownership of “residential use” property in the so-called prohibited zone. · Amendment could simplify and accelerate investment in tourist communities and beach areas. A new constitutional amendment, proposed by Mexican Senator Mario López Valdez of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) on March 5, 2009, sets […]