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The New Immigration Process

It appears that the new immigration process is really getting bogged down. Personally, we applied for our Residente Permanente Dec. 18 and completed the fingerprinting process Jan. 8. They told us to call them back in 20 days which I did and now they say to not call again for 2 weeks…

An Attempted Abduction

My wife Anita and I were in the gran plaza mall yesterday (December 30th) when there apparently was an attempted abduction…

love MAZATLAN!!

thanks for always keeping us (my husband & I) informed of our dear MAZ….we fell in love last December…

THE DAY IN HISTORY, General Felipe Angeles

Senor Eduardo, Thank you for this. I did not know who this person was, or why he was important to Mexican History. So I did a little research…

Lack of Flights to Mazatlan

Can you tell us who to contact to encourage Mazatlan to work with the US airlines now that Frontier has cancelled their non-stop flights…

Safety Reporting

I have noticed a sudden removal of violence related stories in the Mexican news sources. Is this a nation wide “clamp down” on such stories to improve tourism…

Debit card scanning at ATM machines in Mazatlan

I visit Mazatlan for 6 months every winter. Just before I returned to the U.S. in April my debit card was scanned and cloned…

Reprinting Comments without Permission

I was quite upset to find a personal comment I submitted to the MazMessenger on March 21 regarding a tribute article to Jackie Peterson appear in the April edition of the Pacific Pearl. No one from the Pearl had contacted me…

Speed Limit and Traffic Light Enforcement

Just wondering why there doesn’t appear to be any traffic enforcement what so ever? I recently watched three buses speed up and go through a RED light…

Vacation in Mazatlan

With all the negative media attention regarding travelling to Mexico, I just wanted to express my own personal opinion! I just returned from my 3rd vacation in Mazatlan and felt very safe…

Not going to Mazatlan

For years I have taken my family to Mazatlan over the Christmas holidays. We loved the time there. So we scheduled a cruise to Mexico to relive those happy days…after buying the tickets for the cruise, we learned that the ship was not going to Mazatlan…the reason..??..

Safety in Mazatlan

We just returned from Puerto Vallarta last night. December of 2010 we were in Mazatlan. I simply fell in love with the city. From the Peralta Theater to the 10 miles of beach…

My wonderful experience while in Mazatlán

During a recent visit to Mazatlán, I experienced one of the most beautiful things of all—great customer service. I always make sure when I am in town to visit Parisina…

Mark Skofield writes:

Have you noticed the comments made Thursday, June 23, (quoted in El Debate) that the infrastructure to deliver water in Mazatlán in insufficient to deliver enough water to all of the users? I believe the representative stated that the pipes can only support…

Fast times in the Marina

Whilst most law abiding citizens where enjoying a lazy Saturday afternoon this Easter weekend some visiting sailors in Marina Mazatlan were subject to utter lack of respect dealt out by a few Jet skiing wanna be race car jockeys and their equally disrespectful…