Goodbye Texas, Hola Mexico!

The adventures of Gary & Elizabeth. We left our home in Austin, TX, in April of 2017, and are now living in Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico. It’s us, our two dogs Bessie and Sadie, and our cat, Wookie.

These are our stories.

From Austin to Mexico

Recent Posts

Our experience with buying a new car in Mexico

We recently purchased a new car here in Mexico - a Honda CR-V. It was definitely a different experience than buying in the US. Selection We knew we wanted a small SUV, so I did a bunch of research online. The two that we seriously considered was the Hyundai Tucson and...

CFE now allowing payments with American Express!

One of our most popular posts is about the difficulties in paying our CFE (electric) bill online, especially using a US-based credit card. Well - good news - CFE has just made it a bit easier - you can now pay online at the CFE website using an AMEX (American Express)...

Celebrating our anniversary at Nizuc Resort in Cancun

Last month, we celebrated our 14th wedding anniversary with a couple of days at Nizuc Resort and Spa in Cancun. It's an amazingly gorgeous property. We spent a couple days relaxing by the pool, reading, and napping. Very peaceful and relaxing. The property is...