Category: The Old Gringo


It’s January 7th, 2024, as this is being written. The Lukeville port of entry has reopened as of the 4th, after having been closed for exactly one month. What, you may ask, did this closure and restriction of trade accomplish?...

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The start of the sauna

As I’ve said before, writing this column in early June, after a wonderfully cool May, I have to ass/u/me (you know what that stands for, right?) that I’m making an accurate prediction…or not. It’s not much of a stretch,...

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The Price of Paradise

Seeing so many new folks coming into our town; renting condos, building new homes, refurbishing old ones and generally buying their own little slice of heaven, one has to wonder, where will it end? Are we destined to be another...

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Animals, Plants, and Products Permitted at Touristic Level

Guidelines on animals, plants, and products that may enter Mexico