Ross Brownridge

I am very happy with the healthcare here in Mexico. The doctors and equipment are world class. I had a hip replacement not so long ago and even though I could have used IMSS, the local insurance, I feel it is more for the Mexican people and felt guilty using it so I...

Jenny Jackson

I love the idea that Lake Chapala is only a short flight away from the US and is also easily accessible by car. People have retired in Panama and Costa Rica but you can’t drive there from Houston. I even have driven on my own over the past three years. Great toll...

Jenny Jackson

Twenty five years ago I had occasion to go to the Lake Chapala area because a friend of mine had spent time there as a child with her parents who were artists. We ate and did stuff, found it to be very beautiful, stayed the week and came back to Houston. Then about...

Judy Weninger

My daughter Judit came to Lake Chapala first and that was about twelve years ago. I started by visiting her for four weeks and then slowly each year my visits became longer and longer to the point where I realised that the more involved I became the more I wanted to...

Ross Brownridge

I had gone to Europe several times and had picked out five possible retirement destinations. Some guys had worked for me way back when and they happened to know two couples who had moved to Lake Chapala.  I was at a McGill University function and I took down their...