If you listen to all the news headlines about Mexico's drug war you might believe the whole country is a drug war zone; then again you probably wouldn't be reading this, so congratulations on over coming the … Find Out More!
Is the idea of living in Mexico on your mind?
You are not alone! In fact, there are nearly a million American / Canadian immigrants living throughout Mexico today. Why? Mexico offers year round great weather and your dollars have the capacity to go further in real estate, rent, health care, food, and labor! Not to mention the sheer natural beauty, tastes, smells, history and culture.
A good way to get started with your plans is by clicking here to get our Mexico Relocation Guide. This 76-page guide, updated for 2015, is full of valuable information and insights to help you craft your plans and gather resources to make your move to your paradise in Mexico. No matter where you are on the spectrum, daydreaming or getting into the details, this is a great guide to keep you informed.
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The team at Mexico on My Mind are consummate professionals and an incredible resource to have for all-things-Tulum and the surrounding areas. Ron’s in-depth knowledge of, and caring ways for, this magnificent region of Mexico is second-to-none.
If you’re seeking relocation, vacation or travel advice for the best locations to live or visit in Mexico you are in the right place! If you are looking for lodging & hospitality, spa’s, restaurants, shopping, beaches, sports/fitness, adventure day-trips, fishing, boating, diving, 4-wheeling or need more in-depth advice regarding regional cultural insights, real estate, home maintenance, Mexican insurance, healthcare, computer/telephony, etc., Mexico on My Mind delivers with practical proven first hand experience and expertise. – Michael Schmit, Austin, TX
We can truthfully say that were it not for Mexico on My Mind and Ron’s sage guidance and advice, we would not have made the decision to buy land and build a house in Mexico. We have had not a single regret. It is simply paradise and Ron is one of the angels. So is Catherine – and she is much cuter. – Thomas M. Bayer, PhD. & Laura D. Kelley, PhD. – Tulane University, New Orleans
If you are visiting or planning to relocate to Mexico or interested in real estate in Tulum, I highly endorse working with Mexico on My Mind and Ron. As a long time expat he understands the needs and desires of those traveling to the area for a vacation or looking to relocate to the area. You will be in great hands with Ron. Feel free to contact me to discuss Ron’s merits further! – Brian Ripley
Mexico on My Mind made this whole move from Philadelphia possible..their knowledge and organization skills (that I don’t have) helped me create order out of my chaos..there are a million details that are just too much for one person to put in order. At least this one person. We followed Ron’s suggestions and had the secure feeling that we were ready for anything, and we were.. we had insurance, directions, hints, tips and suggestions..we have been here (Isla Mujeres) for 6 weeks and Ron and Catherine are still out go to sources. Thank you, Thank you for helping us accomplish our dream! – Bart and His Wife – Isla Mujeres
The following Mexico immigration information is provided as a resource for our readers and will be updated periodically as policy and changes are made and brought to our attention. As with any...Find Out More!
Mexico Lifestyle Cost Of Living Facts Our baseline is four "lifestyles" based on specific ranges of "living expenses." We have provided a graphic chart, detail broken down in a data table and a … Find Out More!
Important Things to Consider When Retiring in Mexico Retirement is looming large! What's the best way to approach it? Obviously, the basics must be dealt with - finances, healthcare, and "what do I do with all … Find Out More!
15 Things to Consider When You Relocate To Mexico 1) Forward Your Mail – You will want to set up a mail forwarding service in the U.S. There are several companies out there that will provide services … Find Out More!
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Grab Your Free Guide To Mexican Places and Lifestyles
We have compiled a thorough guide of places to live, costs of living, immigration, financial planning, insurance and everything else an Expat will need to know when vacationing to & living in Mexico. Click the button to the right to download our free guide to Mexico
Safe Places To Live
Mexico's Southern Pacific Coast includes miles of sandy beach, rocky cliffs, and mountainous tropical forests that provide surfing, sailing, fishing, scuba diving, kite boarding, hiking, birding and more! Nearly year round temperate climates of 75 – … Read More...
The Riviera Maya area of the Yucatan Peninsula stretches from Cancun through Playa del Carmen southward to Tulum, and includes the island of Cozumel, located 20 kilometers from Playa del Carmen into the Caribbean. Many people, both visitors and … Read More...
In central Mexico are two of the most popular spots for expats to move: the Lake Chapala area and San Miguel de Allende. Both places have large gringo populations - large enough to affect the local economy. San Miguel de Allende has been around a … Read More...
Fun Places To Visit
Cenotes In the Yucatan, there are over 2,400 cenotes that have actually been studied and registered. Here are some of the most popular: Ik-Kil - Located less than 2 miles from Chichén Itzá. Called the "Sacred Blue Cenote," it is a perfectly round … Read More...
Almost 80 km south of Mérida, the present-day capital of the Yucatán state, is the ruin of Uxmal (OOSH mal), an influential Mayan metropolis of the late classic period (AD 600 to 900). In its heyday, Uxmal’s influence spread across northern Yucatán … Read More...
Known as the “Yellow City,” Izamal may be the oldest colonial settlement in Yucatán state, located only 45 minutes from the capital, Mérida. It was founded in early 16th century, atop the pre-existing Mayan city of Izamal. As was the strategy of … Read More...
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The Tulum Real Estate investment market has been rated as the #2 market in the world in 2014 by International Living and Agora Publishing. If you are considering an international move and follow International Living you probably know they … Read More...
Here are some amazing pieces of Mexican art that cover many walls in Tulum! The word Zama which means City of Dawn in the Maya language is also commonly believed to be the ancient name of Tulum. Tulum was also referred to as the walled city due … Read More...
In Mexico, there is no legal requirement to have a will which is why many Americans and Canadians waffle over creating one. However, just like it is north of the border, the main reason you should create a will is to protect a surviving spouse … Read More...