Last updateSat, 07 Dec 2019 10am

Get a speeding ticket discount

Anyone in Jalisco who has an unpaid speeding ticket (fotoinfraccion) issued prior to June 30 can obtain a 50-percent discount through October 15.

GDL-Colima road closed

A landslide has prompted authorities to close a section of the Guadalajara-Colima Via Libre (free highway), between Ciudad Guzmán and San Marcos.

New Chicago holiday flights

To take advantage of the increased holiday season passenger traffic, Mexican discount airline Viva Aerobus is offering a daily, direct flight between Chicago O’Hare and Guadalajara, from December 7 to January 13, 2020. Prices will be from $US149 one way.

Cancun prices dropping

Airfares to Cancun and hotel rates in the Riviera Maya have dropped considerably this summer due to negative publicity, including U.S. State Department travel warnings on the risks of traveling to the area.

Scratch Zacatecas and find the earth

In a city with a corazón de plata (heart of silver) and a U.N. World Heritage designation based on its historical, artistic and mining culture, few visitors seem to focus on Zacatecas’ meteorology, geography, geology or topography.

A Merida getaway: highly recommended

When I told a family friend I was moving to Mexico their eyes lit up and they exclaimed, “You have to go to Merida!” Since coming to this country, whenever I’ve brought up this city it’s been met with enthusiastic comments about the beauty, food and surrounding nature.