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Andy James

Andy James


About Me
I was born and raised in Canada.

Most recently, I lived in the Caribbean, and now live in Merida, in the Mexican state of Yucatan.
Where I’m From
Canada
Where I Live Now
Merida, Yucatan, Mexico
Areas of Contribution
Canada
Mexico

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The construction standards here in Mexico have codes to adhere to, but I don’t know anybody who adheres to these codes. There are architects here and builders here, and they will generally build something to a better quality than other guys will. There are a... Read More
Statistically, the crime rate in Merida is lower, making it safer than anywhere north of the border. Merida has been declared statistically the third safest city in the world recently, relative to violent crime. Petty theft in Mexico is worse- if you leave your do... Read More
You should move none of your stuff to Mexico. Part of moving to a different country is to experience a completely new culture. The stuff you buy here in Mexico is going to be completely different than the stuff you have at home, so if you want to make a move, ... Read More
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