Synopses & Reviews
Longtime Mexico resident Julie Doherty Meade has the inside track on what it takes to make the move to Mexico. In Moon Living Abroad in Mexico,
she uses her firsthand knowledge to offer advice on navigating the language and culture of this warm, welcoming country, and outlines all the information you need to manage your move abroad in a smart, organized, and straightforward manner.
Moon Living Abroad in Mexico is packed with essential information and must-have details on setting up daily life, including obtaining visas, arranging finances, gaining employment, choosing schools, and finding health care. With color and black and white photos, illustrations, and maps to help you find your bearings, Moon Living Abroad in Mexico makes it easy for businesspeople, adventurers, students, teachers, professionals, families, couples, and retirees to transition to a life abroad.
About the Author
Julie Doherty Meade was twenty-three years old and traveling through Southern Mexico when a fellow backpacker raised his glass in a toast. To Mexico,” he said, the last place in the world where you can have a true adventure.” The words rang true in those days, when she was stretching her pesos
to explore the far reaches of Chiapas and Oaxaca. Ten years later, Julie has spent the majority of her adulthood south of the border, yet she continues to see life in Mexico as one wonderful adventure after another.
Julie has written about travel in Mexico for publications like Gayot Travel, Mexico Xpatz, and Stanford Magazine. She formerly worked as an author with EBSCO/Great Neck Publishing, for whom she wrote numerous biographies and historical pieces on Mexican history and culture. She also maintains an active practice in the United States and Mexico as a writer, copyeditor, and translator.