The BIG question: WHAT TO DO WITH FOREIGN-PLATED VEHICLES???

Glenn Weyrich, a Canadian expat who lives in Manzanillo, has been working diligently at trying to understand the various stages of rulings regarding foreign- plated vehicles. His reports: Lots of us have foreign plated vehicles that we have brought down from Canada and the USA. Given the recent changes to Mexico’s visa system for foreigners, many of us have little choice but to become...
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Importing A Car Into Mexico

Dear Owners, Following is a well done and informative essay that Perla Del Mar owner, Ken Palmer, has offered to share with us in relation to importing a vehicle into Mexico.  While the undertaking of importation seems rather elementary and straight forward to we who sit in our artificially heated living rooms in mid Sept., it can become a fusion of complications when you arrive in your Mexican...
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Violence in Mexico- Is There More To The Story?

The presentation given us by the media, CNN, Fox, CBC and others, concerning safety in Mexico is without a doubt, distorted and lacking in comparable facts. It’s sad that many people in Canada and the USA who view or listen to this and who would enjoy all the positives that Mexico has to offer, are deterred by this imagery of a country totally out of control and one which they cannot,...
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Tips For Driving In Mexico

Any of us who travel in Mexico are either asked if it’s safe or asked why would you risk it? In ignorance, many good folks simply will not even discuss such an idea. For those who really do wish to know more however, following are some things to consider before you travel, and maybe even actions to practice after you make the decision. 1) If you or we were to travel any road in Canada or...
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What is Perla Del Mar?

Perla Del Mar – sounds kinda’ nice doesn’t it? What does it mean? Get ready to experience one of the most luxurious condos for sale in Mexico! In fact, the name is literally translated into English as “Pearl of the Sea”. Perla Del Mar has become an oceanfront pearl for 19 lucky owners from Canada, the United States, and Mexico. There are 4 lucky...
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What Is The Mexico Dream?

Answering this question sounds like an enjoyable exercise, doesn’t it, and this site may help to add clarity. After all, how can you achieve a dream that is undefined and foggy around the edges? However, this is not an easily answered question, but discovering it sure is a lot of fun!  Take a look a the list below, make your own list, define your dream so you can see it as a reality. The...
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