Hotels allowed to increase occupancy, with a small twist. CDC tightens face mask guidelines. Changes in the federal Covid-19 stoplight with more states in the ‘green.’ PLUS: the 17 best movies of 2020. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • December 5, 2020
Guadalupe Church introduces attendance protocols. Public Security Director in Bahía de Banderas is removed from his job. Nayarit, not quite on the ‘green’ yet. PLUS: A very important Spanish word to know this time of year. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • December 4, 2020
Covid-19 vaccines by Pfizer purchased by Mexico. CDC shortens recommended quarantine period. School resumes in January in Jalisco. PLUS: those white parties we love to hate are still showing up in headlines… Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • December 3, 2020
Government of Mexico announces free medical attention for all Mexican nationals. When should you replace your face mask? There is a new ‘Pueblo Mágico’ in Jalisco. It’s Walking Wednesday so we share a favorite walk along the Río Cuale. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • December 2, 2020
World Health Organization gives Mexico a slap on the wrist. Hugo López-Gatell reacts. Stadiums revert to no-audience mode. PLUS: Apparently, Chopin liked men and Poland isn’t happy.
Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • December 1, 2020
Happy Monday! We begin with Covid-19 updates from Jalisco Governor, Enrique Alfaro. Disney Cruises announces return to PV. How safe is Puerto Vallarta, asks a visitor. PLUS, can you guess Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year? Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 30, 2020
Is your mind in the gutter? If so, you’ve come to the right place, as we stumble into ‘penises’ in all the wrong places, including a renowned Puerto Vallarta restaurant! Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 29, 2020
More details—but not many—on Jalisco’s faccination strategy. Face masks: fashion statement or practical accessory? PLUS: you will definitely NOT like what #LadyPalas did in Sonora! Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 28, 2020
Governor Alfaro announces vaccination strategy for the state of Jalisco. Local beaches receive Blue Flag certification. Temporary closing of Highway 200 is announced, again, and more.
Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 27, 2020
Happy US Thanksgiving! Governor Alfaro draws criticism for reopening stadium. Large beachfront project gets shutdown by PROFEPA for violations, apparently. Meet Travel Pass, a Covid-19 passport and more! Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 26, 2020
The latest episode of Hugo López-Gatell vs. State of Jalisco. Update on real estate developer kidnapped during the weekend. “Why aren’t foreigners wearing face masks,” ask locals. PLUS: walking tours of the two farmers markets in town. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 25, 2020
We have an update on construction work along Francisco Medina Ascencio Ave. Best Buy says bye-bye. Successful report from ‘El Buen Fin.’ PLUS, it’s Toot-Your-Own-Horn Tuesday at Coffee & Headlines!
Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • November 24, 2020