Largest Covid-19 vaccine shipment to date arrives in Jalisco. Nayarit cancels Independence Day festivities. A fire in El Centro damages a popular restaurant. Nora, the latest tropical storm, is headed our way. PLUS, we discuss Colonia López Mateos in our latest neighborhood profile. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 27, 2021
Did local businesses actually ask for vaccination times to change so workers could continue working? A markee fell off a building in Olas Altas. PLUS a practical guide to majorly f*cking up in Spanish and a very timely local expression. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 26, 2021
Vaccination for folks 18-29 continues at a slow pace. Nayarit bars will continue to be closed indefinitely. Reservoirs in the region are full again. PLUS, we missed a lovely offer from Langostino’s yesterday! Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 25, 2021
Carnival Panorama arrives today. Third Covid-19 wave begins to diminish. Another fire, now in the Malecón, damages shops and apartments. More bars were shut down this past weekend. PLUS, Did you feel the shake? Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 24, 2021
Second Covid-19 vaccine campaign for folks 18-29 began this morning. Puerto Vallarta cases continue to increase, however. Public transportation system increases bus fleet. A second sinking appears along Mascota highway. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 23, 2021
Federal authorities update the national Covid-19 stoplight indicators. Highways and streets are closed for repairs. Hurricane Grace continues its national tour. The humble molcajete gets an upgrade. PLUS, can we gush about a restaurant called Mezcal y Sal, please? Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 21, 2021
Second Covid-19 vaccine for folks 18-29 coming this week. Puerto Vallarta begins reforestation along the Pitillal River. PLUS, we begin our weekly neighborhood discussion with Colonia Valentín Gómez Farías. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 20, 2021
Vaccination for folks in their 40s continues successfully. Mexico authorizes the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine. Mexico opens its doors to Afghan refugees. Hurricane Grace lands in Quintana Roo. PLUS, how about a 50cm long corn ear? Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 19, 2021
CUC resumes free Covid-19 testing—how did the first day go? Cruise lines continue fine tuning their policies. Interjet founder is wanted by the Interpol. We have an update on our new Puerto Vallarta colonias Friday discussions. PLUS, it’s Walking Wednesday and we go exploring the Amapas landslide site. Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 18, 2021
We have additional information about the vaccination campaign for folks in their 40s that begins today. Governor Alfaro offered an update regarding current restrictions. More bars pretending to be restaurants are closed. The plot thickens in Amapas landslide. PLUS, we have an earworm for you! Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 17, 2021
Second vaccine for folks in their 40s starts tomorrow. Sea turtles arrive. The Mexico City Zócalo installation is lovely, but… Colima and Nayarit break Covid-19 records. PLUS, unexpected (and lovely) restaurant adventures from yesterday!
Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 16, 2021
Second vaccine for folks in their 40s is coming next week. Mexico breaks its own record of new daily Covid-19 cases. Governor Alfaro announces new regional airport for Costalegre. PLUS, what do you know about quinceañeras?
Continue reading Coffee & Headlines • August 14, 2021