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Common Questions about Mexican Immigration

How long can I remain in Mexico on a Visitor’s Permit (FMM) Forma Migratoria Múltiple? Visitors can stay in Mexico…

Ask Allan: Household Issues – A Collection

Hola, Allan    Do you have a solution for cleaning screens on my doors and windows? Charlene   Hola Charlene,…

Three Eco-Friendly Habits for the Riviera Maya

The Riviera Maya is much more than beaches and sun. There is a wide variety of ecosystems in the area,…

You Own a Property in the Mayan Riviera – What Are Your Rights and Obligations? Part 3

Following on from the previous segment, we resume the matter of a Condo owner rights and obligations. According to Lic.…

Hidden Benefit of Owning Property in Mexico

Acquisition costs and property taxes in Mexico differ from what Americans are accustomed to when purchasing property in the U.S.…

The Importance of Nature Reserves in the Riviera Maya

Mexico is the fifth most bio-diverse country in the world. Its territory has 176 nature reserves, covering more than 25…

Ask Allan: Why Live in Playa del Carmen?

Hi, Allan   I am thinking of moving to Playa del Carmen with my husband.  How do you like living…

Copal: An Interview with Antonio Jiménez Raya

Copal is the name of a sacred tree that grows in the region of Tulum, surrounded by turquoise waters of…

Beware of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: A Tragic Reminder

We spoke to Guardian Insurance Riviera Maya area director, Michael Keller, about the incident in which a family of four…

Everything You Wanted to Know About Cinco de Mayo

What is 5 de Mayo? May 5th or 5 de Mayo commemorates the victory of the Mexican Army over the…