I just came back from another vacation in Mexico (Puerto Vallarta this time). As usual, it was a great time full of food, partying, great weather, beautiful sunsets, and really interesting and kind strangers. As usual, my trip was preceded with the usual warnings from friends about the dangers of traveling to Mexico.
While there is no arguing that Mexico’s homicide rate and other violence indicators are worse that those of the US, there are a couple of things to consider. A disproportionate amount of the violence takes place in specific cities. When Americans … Read more