Air Canada plans additional services and increased frequency between Canada and Mexico


Canadian carrier Air Canada is predicting a 36% increase in its passenger carrying capacity between Mexico and Canada this year, the company’s general manager for Mexico said this week. Luis Noriega told a press conference that the outlook for 2018 is considerably better than the growth rates the airline achieved in both 2016 and 2017, when the number More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, April 15th, 2018

Mazatlán 2018 the best “Tianguis Turístico” in the history of this annual event

CANCÚN, Q. Roo.- Quintana Roo will host the Tianguis Turistico in 2019, after this year’s event which is currenlty ongoing in Mazatlán, a coastal city located in the northern state of Sinaloa. The event More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Mexico #2 on 2018 World’s Best Places to Retire List

With spiraling costs compelling more and more North Americans to retire overseas, retiring abroad has never been more attractive. But finding the right location among the myriad options available can be daunting. That’s More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Towns around Guanajuato that are worth the visit

Atotonilco This small town is located about 14 kilometers from San Miguel de Allende and just over 30 kilometers from Dolores Hidalgo, two relevant communities in the history of the state and the country. It has More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, April 13th, 2018

The Luckiest Gringo in Mexico (Part 2)

(…) Lupita and I will celebrate 28 years of marriage this fall, and we both still feel like we’re honeymooners. Fate, destiny, karma or whatever it is that brought two people from such different worlds together. More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Six Reasons It’s Better To Start Or Run Your Business Abroad

This article by Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire and published in Expat Focus gives six great reasons to start your business in Mexico. There are lots of good reasons to start or run your More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

First ever Ex-pat Info Fair to take place in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco

The U.S. Consulate General of Guadalajara and the Vallarta Consular Agency invite all English speaking expats and snowbirds to the first-ever ‘Expat Info Fair,’ set to be held on Friday, April 13 at Salon Paradise More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

​Research Study “Healthcare In Mexico” Co-Sponsored by The San Miguel Times Released

Lake Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico—March 26, 2018— Best Places In The World To Retire (Best Places) announced on March 26 the release of its third research study of 1,129 expats currently living in Mexico, “Healthcare More...

Zihuatanejo (Photo: Rob Whitehead)
By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

The Luckiest Gringo in Mexico (Part 1)

I walked from my home at the southern end of Playa La Ropa into downtown Zihuatanejo during the late morning, a man on a mission. It was Sunday, May 7th, 1989. I’d been in Zihuatanejo since mid-April with my soon-to-be More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato most visited tourist site during Semana Santa

Hundreds of tourists overflowed Guanajuato’s Museum of the Mummies (Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato), causing long lines from the entrance of the building, all the way to the street known as “Ascenso More...