General México Links

 

México News and Information:

Mexico Voices – Translated articles and analysis

Mexico Business Blog – Trade, business, politics and life in México

The News – English language daily from México City

The Yucatán Times – English language online paper 

Yucatán Living – English language news and information

Yucatán Expat Life – Mérida English language news

Mexico News Daily – English language daily

El Universal – English language news

El Universal – Spanish language daily

Reforma – Spanish language daily from México City

Mexico Unmasked – McClatchy news Mexico bureau

LA Times México – México news from LaPlaza of the Los Angeles Times

NY Times Americas – News of the Americas from the New York Times

Inside México – News magazine in English

The Truth about Mexico – Informational website about the reality of living in México to counteract media fear mongering

Atención San Miguel – English language news from San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato

Mazatlán Messenger – English language news from Mazatlán, Sinaloa

Banderas News – Puerto Vallarta’s English language news

El Ojo del Lago – English language news from Lake Chapala and Ajijic, Jalisco

General information about moving or living in México:

MexConnect – lots of great information and forums

Move to México Guide – good resource

Sonia in San Miguel de Allende – A great resource for information on a wide variety of topics, also a local “helper”

RollyBrook – a fantastic resource about moving and living in México, unfortunately Rolly passsed away so the site is not being updated

Scott Parks page of México links – Covering all regions of México

LocoGringos – Lots of beautiful pictures and information about México

People’s Guide – The People’s Guide to México is a fantastic book, but the website is great, too.

Tom Zap – Lots of information on the Oaxaca, Jalisco and Colima.

Estafeta Members – Ebay/Estafeta connection for inexpensive shipping to Mexico

Stackry – Shopping option for online purchases

Mexico Webcams – Fantastic site with webcams for many locations in México

Convoy & Caravan Finder – if you want to cross the border & travel as a group

MexicoGuru – Where to retire quiz and other México information

Monarch butterflies – Info on the monarch butterflies, that winter in Michoacán

Death in a Foreign Country – What to do if someone dies while in México

About México:

INAH Museums in Mexico – Sorted by state

Mexican Textiles – Robert Freund’s fantastic collection of photos and information

Plants & Animals – Information on México’s plants & animals

Point to Point – Distance calculator and route planner for México

Food for Health Mexico – Great source for info on foods found here

Language Learning:

LoMás TV – Videos as learning tools, we subscribed for six months, it is very good.

News in Slow Spanish – Just what it says!  Wonderful

Spanish for Retirees Living in México – Videos that might get you going!

BBC Spanish – Lots of videos and learning tools

Destinos – Learning tool soap opera that really helps you understand Spanish. Highly recommend. Check your library.

Michel Thomas – I took these out of the library NOB and made copies, listening to them over and over. Highly recommend.

eLearn Spanish – I love this site, tons of tools

Spanish language & culture – Very deep site with lots and lots of information

Open Culture – Site with great links

Books in English:

Under the Volcano Books – in México City, mostly used books

Sandi Books – Bookseller in Guadalajara, will ship.