Living, working, moving to and traveling in Mexico

  • Mexican Immigration Form

    The Mexico Immigration Form

    Planning to travel to Mexico but you are confused about what kind of visa you need? No worries! Mexico has very easy visa rules. You probably won’t even need a visa. Most people visiting Mexico can enter the country on…

  • Mexico digital nomads

    Can you work as a freelancer in Mexico?

    Mexico has long been a favorite of US and Canadian freelancers who’ve decided to take their work on the road. With its reliable high-speed internet, and a lot of amazing (beach) locations Mexico seems like a great place to work…

  • price cataract surgery

    What does a cataract surgery cost in Mexico

    Prices for cataract surgery in Mexico may vary from location to location and from clinic to clinic. When you have surgery done close to the American border or in a tourist area, you pay a lot more than when you…

  • troubleshooting about FMM Mexico

    Frequently asked questions about the Mexican FMM

    <<<<< When you have doubts about if you should use an FMM, please read the previous post Troubleshooting, FAQ about the problems and FMM FMM’s get lost, are not stamped the right date or get overstayed. Let me shed some…

  • FMM or visa Mexico

    Is the FMM the same as a visa in Mexico?

    There is a lot of confusion about visas and the FMM in the blog post I read on the internet on this subject. Even I made the mistake in the beginning. For it is so common for countries to work…

  • Chetumal worth a visit

    Fun things to do in Chetumal, Mexico

    Chetumal is the state capital of Quintana Roo and the nearest city near the Belize border. From Chetumal, you can travel by car or walk across the border. When you walk you take a taxi from the Freezone into Belize.…

  • Mexico

    I live in Mexico on 1000 euros a month!

    After my stay in the Philippines and my numerous posts on living on a budget in the Philippines I moved to Mexico and decided not to post every penny spend here. Yet I do get questions about the cost of…