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.
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Son of El Chapo Kidnapped

According to CNN, shortly before 1 a.m. on Monday, seven armed men stormed into a trendy restaurant on the main drag of Mexican beach resort Puerto Vallarta.

They interrupted a group of revelers in the white-walled restaurant, separating the men from the women, and left with a high-value captive, according to Mexican authorities. Jesus […]

Mexican cartel boss, El Chapo, threatens ISIS over drug trade

Mexican cartel boss, El Chapo, threatens ISIS over drug trade. […]

El Chapo, the drug lord, vs. my contact lenses

Between the drug lord, El Chapo, and the U.S. eye exam requirement, we got the most aggravation this week from the U.S. eye exam requirement. […]

How safe is Mexicali … and Mexico?

Seized narco-money

This post is prompted by a comment sent in by one of our readers. He is coming to Mexicali on business, and wonders if he will be safe.

That’s a very fair question. My short answer is “yes.”

Jim and I could only afford to move to a border town. The trip […]