Two ‘fender-benders’ compared: One in the U.S. and one in Mexico

(PHOTO: Discover Baja)

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.  In this story, Chuck compares what happens after a fender-bender in the US and one in Mexico.  (It’s quite different.)

Which do you think is better?

On our road trip through Mexico and on the Best Places in the World to Retire site, we and other contributors to our site are often asked to do a comparison between life in the U.S. and life abroad.  In order to be accurate, these comparisons are almost always filled with lots of caveats because it is not often easy to do a fair one-to-one, “apples-to-apples” parallel.  However, sometimes, you can, which is exactly what happened to me a few days ago.

First, here’s my US experience.  Several years ago…

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The author's wife with vehicle at rear. (PHOTO: Chuck Bolotin)
The writer’s wife with vehicle at rear. (PHOTO: Chuck Bolotin)



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