Synergy Spanish

This system teaches you Spanish, the easy way - not the academic way. With only 138 words you will be speaking Spanish.

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The Best Vet in Mexicali!

Dr. Rafael, the best veterinarian anywhere; he's close to the border, speaks English and has lived in Arizona! Click

Mexican Auto Insurance

This company has been with us since 2008. They are the oldest and best established insurer for those of you travelling to Mexico.
Mexico Insurance

From Baja California’s famous Guadalupe Valley

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Carbonite

Carbonite is a secure way to back up your computer. It is also a big help if you have to migrate to Windows 10. It is even a bigger help if your computer gets stolen or your house burns down or you files are locked out by Ransomeware. Be safe for pennies a day! Click for Carbonite info.


El Chapo’s Successor?

Whatever the “Narcos” do, we see no evidence that they present a problem for tourists in Mexicali, or people in the beautiful little town of Calexico, […]

Mexicali’s New 911 Number!

Mexicali’s new 911 number is causing problems for Mexicali. […]

Money Laundering and Mismanagement in Calexico – Viva Mexico!

Money Laundering

No stinkin’ badges

Rabobank’s Calexico branch was receiving so much cash that extra armored truck visits were required to haul off all the U.S. dollars being deposited.

This was due to huge deposits being made from businesses across the border in Mexicali. This all began way back in 2010.

The armored car […]

Lunch with Senator John McCain

It was a quiet day and Jim was reading stuff on his laptop.

“Geez,” said Jim, “These here guys were caught with $457,000 in cash as they were comin’ across the border from Calexico into Mexicali. “What happened to them,” I asked.

“A guy was drivin’ a Nissan Maxima with a young lady and they […]

The bad part of Mexican culture creeping into America

The bad part of Mexican culture creeping into America […]

Three brothers from Calexico create a booming restaurant chain

Three brothers from Calexico create a booming restaurant chain and are expanding world-wide. […]

New border crossing delay into Mexicali

Now, there is a long line of cars along Calexico’s main street waiting to cross back into Mexicali. First, Mexico put in an inspection system. Not for passports, but for random inspections to make sure you didn’t have any forbidden items in you vehicle. […]

Our 2012 Chinese New Year’s lunch at Yum Yum’s

We have our 2012 Chinese New Year’s lunch at Yum Yums with our friends Alex and his sister, Ali. […]

We get stopped crossing the border into the U.S.

Jim and I get stopped and sent to Secondary Inspection by the U.S. Border Patrol in Calexico. […]

Chinese New Year 2011

Chinese New Year in Calexico and Mexicali […]