Mexico Tax Refunds for Foreign Tourists

Mexico Tax Refunds for Foreign Tourists

Foreigners with tourist status may obtain refund of tax (value added tax) that has been transferred to them in the purchase of goods in stores established in Mexico, provided that the following requirements are met: Returned abroad by air or sea. Have tax receipts....

Veterinary Care in Tulum

My Experience With Veterinary Care in Mexico by Debbie Banaszkiewicz My husband and I live in Mexico full-time in the area near Akumal with two cats and two dogs. Our veterinarian is located in Tulum. The office has two veterinarians, a small store and a grooming...
Ladies Who Lunch

Ladies Who Lunch

Ladies Who Lunch held their casual monthly get-together at Bianca’s Restaurant. The Ladies Who Lunch group was started by Suzan Crane a year ago. As Suzan puts it, she was new to Tulum, wanted to meet some ladies in the area, so started Ladies Who Lunch. The...
Car Accidents in Mexico

Car Accidents in Mexico

BE PREPARED! If you are driving a vehicle in Mexico you need to have insurance coverage that is valid in Mexico. Canadian or US auto insurance policies are not sufficient because, by law, foreign insurance policies cannot cover third party liability in Mexico. If you...
Carnival Cozumel 2017

Carnival Cozumel 2017

This year the island of Cozumel celebrated 140 years of Carnaval! Carnaval started on January 28. Competitions occurred for the best dances and most beautiful costumes until February 19 when the King and Queen of the Carnaval were elected. The actual Carnaval takes...