I have combined the two books and the new title is, "When Given an Avocado Make Guacamole."The book is available as a Kindle & a paperback. You can order the Kindle version via this link to read on your Kindle, laptop or Iphone.
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.So far 6,033 people have read it.
There is a sample on Chapter 2 of this blog; of my most read Chapter in A Single Gringa in Mexico. Which is in the combined book as well.
These are videos made of our book signing March 20, 2016
Events in and information about Mexico in the biggest expat communities:
Below is a list of web sites for the main places in Mexico that Expat's live. If you are traveling to one of these or interested in information about living in one then go to these sites. Please also subscribe to International Living, which is the best information compiled and comparison's for living abroad.
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Tijuana go to this link.
San Felipe go to this link:
Cabos San Lucas go to this link:
Chihuahua, August 6 to 27
This year marks the twelfth edition of the Chihuahua International Festival which will include 500 cultural events, with guest performers from throughout Mexico and 21 other countries. Events will be held in Ciudad Juarez as well as in Chihuahua city. Performances by Calexico, Natalia Lafourcade and Miguel Bose will be highlights of this year's festival.
Facebook Page: Festival Internacional Chihuahua
August 6 to September 25 in San Miguel de Allende
San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, August 12 to September 4
The Festival of San Luis has the primary objective of promoting culture in San Luis Potosí, through various manifestations of the fine arts. Theatre, dance, opera performances, as well as photography and painting exhibitions are some of the events you can enjoy during this festival.
Website: FENAPO | Facebook Page: Feria Nacional Potosina
August 18 in San Miguel & every Thursday night after that.
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, August 22 to 28
Founded in 2000 as the Voladero International Film and Video Festival, this festival not only promotes the film culture in Monterrey but also brings together the viewpoints of a great many filmmakers who meet in Monterrey each year.
Web Site: Monterrey Film Festival | More film festivals in Mexico.
San Miguel de Allende August 24
August 25 in Mexico City
August 26 to 29, Zacatecas
In this popular annual celebration, a series of historical representations of battles of Moors and Christians take place on the Lomas de Bracho. The event also commemorates St. John the Baptist, whose Saints' day is celebrated on August 29th.
Web Site: Zacatecas tourism info | Facebook page: Morismas de Bracho
Guadalajara, Jalisco, August 26 to September 4
Guadalajara's most important cultural event of the year, this annual festival captures the essence of the city. Musicians come from around the world to listen, audition, and compete. Performances take place on the streets, and in various venues throughout the city.
Web Site: Mariachi Festival | Learn about Mariachi Music | Guadalajara City Guide
August 27 & 28 in Rosarito
August 27 near Queretaro
August 27 in Mexico City, check their FB page for more details
August 28 in Queretaro
August 30 in San Miguel de Allende
August 31 in Rosarito
August 31 in San Miguel de Allende
September 2 in San Miguel de Allende
September 3 & 4 in San Miguel de Allende
September 4 in Guanajuato
September 7 in Rosarito
September 23 in QRO
September 23 & 24 in San Miguel de Allende
September 28 in San Luis Potosi
November 24 to 30 in Mexico City
BAJA WHALE TOUR February 19 y 21 2017 from San Felipe to Guerrero Negro.
Experience the magic of the Baja whales of Ojo de Liebre in Guerrero Negro & tour the Saltworks operation. This is a Car-a-van tour. Will you be Driving or Riding? Let us know; we will help pair riders up with drivers. Leaving Feb. 19 and returning to San Felipe Feb. 21. *Includes visit with Coco's Conner, Baja Sur spray fee, 2 nights stay, guided whale tour, tour the Saltworks operation, 2 sack lunches with 2 drinks, and private group dinner (alcohol is extra). *gas expenses shared when riding. http://
March 6 to 10 2017 in Rosarito
The best expat online magazine about traveling, investing and living in Mexico.
If driving to & within Mexico use this link which will give a complete travel plan with tolls, miles, how much gas you will use and other valuable information.
Senior Discounts on Mexican airlines regardless of destination:
Border crossing website for all borders along the US/MX borders.
My favorite hotel in Ajijic hotelnuevaposada-ajijic.com down the street from my favorite restaurant & club 4 www.number4.com.mx
I get asked all the time, where can I stay with my pets in hotels in Mexico, what papers do I need to bring my pet into Mexico or back to the US. This is a site that lists pet friendly hotels and all the questions and answers about traveling with your pet across either border.
Omnibus Mexicanos has international service from San Miguel de Allende to Laredo, San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Waco, Dallas & Garland call 415-152-3218
Planning a trip to Manzanillo here is a link to a hotel I have stayed in many times www.hotel-la-posada.info
A gay resort hotel in Acapulco that also accepts pets. www..gayacapulcoresort.com.
A hotel in Patzcuaro that accepts dogs www.mexonline.com/hosteria-sanfelipe.htm
;">Driving to the border via McAllen this is a great hotel to stay in www.druryhotels.com/properties/mcallen.cfm
If your shopping in Leon for cowboy boots and shoes and want to stay over this is a great dog friendly hotel www.hjleon.com/ingles.html
A great trip El Castillo http://www.junglegossip.com/castillo.html#ACCOMMODATIONS The setting couldn't be more spectacular ! El Castillo (The Castle) is located in the town of Xilitla (He-lit-la), in the state of San Luis Potosi. Xilitla is a lively village nestled into northern Mexico's Sierra Madre mountains, in a peaceful, semi-tropical mountain valley that is teaming with wildlife and magnificent sights. This little Shangri-la has been an inspiration to many who have happened upon it. The area offers everything from the excitement of market day in one of the many Indian villages to hiking the miles of scenic trails, ending your day relaxing by our pool as you enjoy a peaceful sunset over the breathtaking view of the surrounding Sierra Madres A reasonable hotel in the romantic zone of Puerto Vallarta around the corner from Andals Resturant & Bar www.playalosarcos.com
A link to a bus company that leaves Ensenada and will take you to the airport or border in TJ and stops in Rosarito to pick up as well. www.transportes-abc.com
the address is Londres 115, on the corner of Londres and Genova, Col. Cuauhtemoc, 06600 México DF. The hotel is in the Zona Rosa, very well located, steps away from the Angel de la Independencia.