Allow me to introduce you to…”Mexico Mike” Nelson

Posted July 21st, 2017  by Charles ·  No Comments

“Mexico” Mike Nelson is one of the most informed tourists in all of Mexico. For over 50 years he has analyzed every road, published and unpublished for the benefit of his members. From his personal blog you can get trip advice and personalized maps with handy first hand advice from a professional Mexico traveller.

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Plants and Animals in Baja

Posted November 23rd, 2014  by Charles ·  No Comments

Plants and Animals in Baja Mexico’s Baja Peninsula is absolutely chock-full of amazing plant and animal life. In fact, it is one of the most biologically diverse regions on the entire planet. Though most people visit Mexico to indulge in the sandy beaches, extremely surfable waves, excellent restaurants, or world-class fishing, there are plenty of wildlife…

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Northern Mexico: Twenty Places to Visit

Posted March 10th, 2014  by Charles ·  2 Comments

There are a number of great reasons to cross the border into Mexico.  Its breathtaking beaches, enchanting scenic landscapes, and attraction-filled cities are just a few that come to mind.  Driving into Northern Mexico is as simple as packing up the car for adventure, procuring car insurance, and grabbing your passport.  With thrilling cultural and…

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Mexican Getaways for Couples

Posted January 24th, 2014  by Charles ·  3 Comments

Mexico is filled with romantic spots and venues that are ideal for couples looking for a place to get away.  The beaches offer postcard-like settings and fun couples’ activities while the interior boasts its own unique charms from hacienda tours to eco-friendly pursuits like hiking.  The following getaway destinations are perfect for spending a long weekend or week in a setting seemingly designed to nurture romance.  If you’re looking for a honeymoon destination or a place to bring your valentine, these are top-notch choices.

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Spa-lendid Baja California

Posted October 13th, 2012  by Michelle ·  2 Comments

Baja California is one of the most scenic and exciting regions of Mexico.  With beaches and oceans of activities, the Baja also boasts some of the country’s most magnificent spas.  If you are looking for a peaceful retreat for rejuvenating the body, mind, and spirit, consider Baja California for a relaxing vacation.  The following resorts…

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Toll Roads in Mexico

Posted September 20th, 2012  by Mexico Mike Nelson ·  1 Comment

If you are new to driving in Mexico, you may not be aware of what a huge change that advent of toll roads in Mexico made to driving tourism. I was driving around before there were toll roads and am still around. I, and a lot of old-timers, have mixed emotions about the toll roads….

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Taking A Rifle Into Mexico – For Hunters Only

Posted August 15th, 2011  by Michelle ·  2 Comments

Taking a rifle into Mexico? Only if you are a hunter … and have all your T’s crossed and I’s dotted! Here in San Diego hubby and I were just looking over our yard, and he noticed the doves aren’t as prevalent these days. Hubby started reminiscing about how he used to dove hunt, and…

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