Bus travel in Mexico
Traveling by bus is one of the most efficient and economical ways to see Mexico.
Different World has provided links to the major operators in Mexico with a list
of their destinations and savvy comments. Worth a look if you want to travel in
this fine country!
Computer repair - BENNO -
Carretera Oriente #24 (half block west from OXXO) Ajijic,
Chapalait@gmail.com, (376) 766. 5933.
Open Monday - Thursday 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 pm. Ask for Miguel Espinosa.
Costaline is a Mexican bus line that
features bus routes on the Pacific coast of Mexico. First class and plus
services, purchase tickets ahead, Tele: 01.
El Colibri - a
closet-of-a-store in Ajijic with hand embroidered blouses, note cards, napkins,
etc. Ask for Mercedes. M-Fri 11-2pm, 4-6pm Saturdays 11-2pm. 16 de Septiembre
#10A, Ajijic, MX
El Mercado, at the Plaza
in Chapala, has several good shops for meats, chicken, eggs, cheese, and
fresh vegetables. Here are a few of them. Carniceria La Popular, sells
cuts of meat, bacon slices to order. tele: 376. 765. 3287.
- Delia is the owner, sells whole chickeens, eggs, and various cooked foods.
sells whole chickens, eggs. Tele: 376. 765. 3791.
Around the corner is a Cremaria,
which sells cheeses, cream, butter, fresh bee pollen, honey, and miscellaneous
items. Ana and Santiago are owners.
Inside the Plaza Mercado is Kitty's Juice Bar
where you can get fresh juices, green juice, fresh pastries.
are various other vegetable stands, a mini restaurant, pastry places, meat shops
a flower shop and more.
General Home Repair,
Daniel Anguiano, Satelite Service, English spoken. Cel: 33. 1445. 0797.
Long term stays in
Chapala - try Casa Dulce, Ninos Heroes #63, (tele:
376.765.7357) BobKlug@aol.com or
Quinta Quetzacoatl (tele:
52.376.765.3653). Both of these are very good if you are a single woman
Another long term stay
location is the new Hotel el Pequeno, Zaragoza #313 Chapala Centro
(across the street from Casa Dulce), Jalisco. phone 376 765 3159, or para
sevicio en Espanol Cell: 331. 008. 0202. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org . Website:
www.elpequenohotel.com Three mini suites and one overnight room.
Kitchen access for long term guests. Over night rates, 3 night minimum, weekly year
round is available and monthly. Pricing subject to change. Great location.
How to Dial Mexico
Ever wonder how to call your friends or family in Mexico? Here's the skinny for
cell phones and land lines.
Immigration Services FM3, FM2, FM Registration Renewals, work and marriage
permits, Government health insurance Services provided for retired
military (hospital, meds, etc.) J. Encarnacion Rosas #29 C. Ajijic, Jalisco M-F
9-2:30 Telefono: 376-766-4856 Emergency: 01-333-808-5864
Lake Chapala Moving Service for
local and national moves within Mexico. Will also move you in and out of The
U.S.A. and Canada, door-to-door. Tele: 1. 866. 804. 1513. Also,
do-it-yourself-moving - you pack, they drive, you unpack. Local Phone: 376. 766.
5008. International Phone: 011.52.376. 766.5008. Toll Free Phone USA and Canada:1.866.804.1513.
Lakeside Directory - find
everything you need in the Lakeside area, 40 mile coverage. Businesses,
restaurants, supplies and furniture for your home and more.
Mail Boxes Etc.
International Mailbox Services, USPS, UPS, FedEx, DHL Estafeta, English spoken.
M-F 9:00 - 18:00, Sat. 9:00 - 15:00 (tele: 766.0647) Carretera Chapala -
Jocotepec #144, San Antonio
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Sewing and Design
Need alterations done or have a dress made?
Call Maru Real on Privado Francisco y Madero #134 (Chapala), (tele:
045.331.280.7079). Fifteen years of experience, 10am- 2pm, 4pm - 6pm.
Self-Storage rental spaces and
mini-bodegas Store your belongings, motor home, car or boat. Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm
Sats 10am -2pm Carretera Chapala-Ajijic #40 at the Plaza La Floresta (beside Wal*Mart),
Tele: 376. 766. 0661 or 01. 800. 780. 7243 Email:
email@example.com Yearly rates,
Services For the lowest Rates at Lakeside, use the oldest most experienced
most recommended name in the area. Personally at the border for every crossing
in regular moves. Low cost moves for those on a budget &shared loads available
to further reduce costs. Door-to-door moves & suggested ways to save. Moving
your belongings in or out of Mexico. Insurance packages, professional packing
available, US & Canadian trailer lines.
firstname.lastname@example.org or check their website:
The Truth About Mexico News
headlines about Mexico have you scared? Those actually living in Mexico see a
massive disconnect between what is being reported in the news about Mexico, and
what they see when they look out their windows.
and reports by State.