Category Archives: Tales From Mahahual

Immigration and Immigration Reform From My Flip Flops

As I read CNN commentator David Gergen’s column this morning, a couple things struck me. First was that David Gergen really is an idiot. The second thing was that Washington has truly become dysfunctional to the point that a relatively … Continue reading

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My Backyard: Teas, Oils, Magic Juice and Candy!

When you live the tropics, you can grow some pretty cool stuff in the backyard. I have all the usual; herbs, chilies and such, but I also have some cool stuff that, coming from the US, is much different than … Continue reading

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Mexico, A Bad Place To Hate Soccer (Futbol)

I can live the rest of my life in Mexico and there is no way I’m ever going to like “futbol”. It would be terribly rude of me to say my new home county’s national sport sucks, but I’m going … Continue reading

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Sea Beans and Beaners In Costa Maya/Mahahual

I met the coolest “beaner” the other day on my beach here in Costa Maya/Mahahual. Be nice now… I meant that as in a “sea beaner”, or a person who strolls the beaches of the world, collecting sea beans. They … Continue reading

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For Those Who Wonder About Mahahual Mexico’s Future

I often get asked, why did you pick Mahahual Mexico as a place to live, work and invest. I could give you a lot of reasons, like the quiet, friendly, small town, Mayberry Mexico, charm and innocence that is Mahahual. … Continue reading

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A Brief History Of Mahahual/Costa Maya

Mahahual came into existence in 1959 when the nation of Mexico gave land to fisherman from other regions, mainly Veracruz, Acapulco and Campeche, to form a cooperative that would serve the future needs of the area as it grew. At … Continue reading

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Again! Travel Warning For Mexicans Visiting the US This Holiday Season

After watching the events of  “Black Friday”, (who came up with that awful name and concept???) I have decided it is necessary to once again publish my own travel warning to all my Mexican friends about travel to the US … Continue reading

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