If you are living here in Mexico for several months or longer, you will most likely experience at some point a degree of culture shock.
Many times, a very simple experience or interchange with a national, can throw you into alienation, confusion, or surprise from encountering unfamiliar surroundings. This is a normal reaction.
Climate and Lifestyle. One of the main benefits of living in the Bay, has been the easy pace or life-style and the weather. Warm weather is always on the list as an important benefit and reason to live here. Without sunny days, blue skies, and other positives; one might not consider other benefits. A slower pace, a more leisurely life-style, the presence of kind and friendly people, would not be the same in a cold, overcast place.
Why does a person decide to live in a foreign country when it is not business related? Some writer has said the reason is to “re-invent ourselves”. This may be true, but we can also experience a recommitment to some of our core beliefs.