A Day trip to Ocotlan from Lake Chapala

Hi Everyone, About once a month on average we like to take a drive to one of the picturesque towns near Lake Chapala. I’m... More »

December 18, 2014   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

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Guanajuato to Visit -Lake Chapala Ajijic to Live

Hi Everyone, One of the neat things about living here in Jalisco is that we’re just a short drive away from World... More »

April 15, 2014   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

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8 Years and Counting at Lake Chapala

Hi Everyone. WOW! It’s been 8 years since ChapalaClub.com opened shop. Time really does seem to fly by when you’re... More »

January 14, 2014   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

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Impressions of Lake Chapala from a First Time Visitor

“Dear Sid, We ‘re back home in Texas now  and I wanted to tell you about our trip to Chapala earlier this month. First,... More »

October 23, 2013   None · for Announcements, Travel Mexico

Where is Tlaquepaque & Why Should You Care?

Let’s take an unusual video tour of Tlaquepaque  filmed from a moving bicycle. Tlaquepaque is a small city  at the... More »

October 16, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

A Blast from the Past – How to Beat the Bureaucrats

This article is from the April 2000 The Mexico File newsletter. Back Issues and Subscriptions available.   How to... More »

August 17, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

What Did Your Kids Say.. When you Mentioned Lake Chapala?

How Do You Think About Mexico? When some people hear the word Mexico they think of “Violence, Corruption, perhaps... More »

June 5, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

5 Things You Must Know BEFORE You Drive to Lale Chapala

  Lately I’ve been asked about driving to Lake Chapala from the The Texas border.   Most people have done... More »

May 25, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

Why Your Small Hotel in Mexico/Lake Chapala is Likely Safer

Hi Everyone,   Most every hotel or bed and breakfast guest house I’ve ever stayed at in the Lake Chapala area... More »

March 23, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

An Armchair Travel Adventure – A Day Drive from Lake Chapala

Hi Everyone, Hope you're all doing well. One of the many joys of living at Lake Chapala is that we're just a day's... More »

March 9, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

How to Get a Mexican DL at Lake Chapala

How to Get a Mexican DL at Lake Chapala   No, you do not have to get a Mexican driver’s license. Your driver’s license... More »

January 23, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

Moving to Lake Chapala – Part 2

Moving To Lake Chapala : Part 2   This several part article  may be getting the cart in front of the horse... More »

January 19, 2013   Sid Grosvenor · for Travel Mexico

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