Ajijic, where the livin’ is easy…

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We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs drive through Mexico in a large, white van.  This story describes how, in many ways, Ajijic is easy, including having a great expat organization, great hiking, great people, and a great way of life. 

If you’re like me, you’ve got a song in your head pretty much all the time. Sometimes, you know why it’s there, and sometimes, you don’t. Sometimes, you don’t even know where you heard the song.

That’s exactly what happened to me towards the end of our stay in the Ajijic area, as I was walking back from the corner store with some pastries. If you’ve read my first two stories on Ajijic and the Lake Chapala area, you know how I feel about it. In my head, I kept on hearing the beginning of the song from Porgy and Bess, “Summertime, and the Livin’ is Easy.”

Odd.  Why would that song be playing in my head?

Then, it hit me…

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The writer's wife in Ajijic. (PHOTO: Chuck Bolotin)
The writer’s wife at a Chapala restaurant. (PHOTO: Chuck Bolotin)