The Adventurer's Guide to Chapala Living

2nd Edition

A Common Sense Approach to Your New Life in Chapala, Mexico

This is YOUR year.

Retirement is right around the corner and you're ready to go someplace where the weather suits your clothes. Spring-type temperatures year 'round, Chapala, Mexico is a dream come true and the place for you!

If you've been busting to get out of the rat race and ready for a little adventure then the The Adventurer's Guide to Chapala Living is for YOU.

Want to add longevity to your portfolio with a more manageable cost of living? - Retired or not, this Guide's for you.

The Chapala Guide offers step-by-step instructions with over 115 pages chocked full of details for your first visit to this extraordinary area, such as:

How to get there and how to get out, where to stay and what to expect, activities that make this area the largest Expatriate community in the world and more. (Complete table of contents below)

With over two decades of first hand on-the-ground experience of living in Chapala, Billy and Akaisha are the experts. Stroll along the lake front watching the sunsets or dine in one of the many outdoor cafes for a fraction of what you would pay at home.

You do not need to be a millionaire to live this lifestyle, but for only $14.95 YOU can learn how.

The stress of living in the States can take its toll on your health. People say that living in Chapala adds ten years to your life and we believe it. The relaxed Mediterranean lifestyle, clean air, great food, friendly people and just plain fun is bound to extend your life.

Get the skinny on Life in Chapala now.  ONLY $14.95 Order NOW!

The Chapala Guide is in PDF format for your computer, and in Epub format for numerous portable E-book devices. Both are available via download. PLEASE take note. If we are traveling, swimming, playing tennis, sleeping, or just not online when you order, we will get to your order ASAP.
Thank you for your patience.

What are you waiting for?   Keep your retirement dreams alive.
Many North Americans have already made the move. 

Why not YOU? Now is your time...Live a little!

Go for it, we did!

The Adventurer's Guide to Chapala Living - 2nd Edition

Table of Contents

You Could be Here!

Table of Contents




Why Chapala, Why Now?

Chapala: Location and Climate

Getting There and Away  

Your First trip to Chapala

Before You Leave Home

Money ATMís

Transportation in Chapala

Walking Around Town

Cost of Living

To Buy or Rent - the Housing Conundrum


Free International Jazz Concert on the Shores of Lake Chapala

Household Help

The Maid, the Thief, and Forgiveness (A Personal Story)

Everyone Loves a Bargain

Safety and Crime

Activities in Chapala

Chapala Tennis & Volleyball

Singles or Couples

What to Pack


Miscellaneous items

Miscellaneous Notes:

What Does it Really Take to Move Overseas?

Where to Stay in Chapala

Grocery Shopping


Miscellaneous Vendors


Home of the Margaritas

Doctors, Dentists, Clinics, Pharmacies, Travelerís Belly

Continuous Care: Assisted Living

Doctor My Eyes (Personal story)

Four Dentists in Chapala, Mexico (Personal story)

Top 10 FREE Things to Do in Chapala, Mexico


The 5 Best Food Joints - Chapala, Mexico

A List of Other Places to Try


Traveling From Chapala to Other Places in Mexico

How to Travel by Bus from Chapala

Traveling Seasoned Citizens

Must-See Places in Mexico

Final Notes

Map:  Chapala, Ajijic, The Lake

Quick Comparison: Chapala, Mexico to Panajachel, Guatemala

Other Books by Billy and Akaisha

Contact Info

Survival Spanish

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The Chapala Guide is in PDF format and available via download. PLEASE take note. If we are traveling, swimming, playing tennis, sleeping, or just not online when you order, we will get to your order ASAP.
Thank you for your patience.

Billy and Akaisha continue to journal and photograph their world travels.

Thanks for ordering

Billy and Akaisha

About the Authors
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli are recognized retirement experts and internationally published authors on topics of finance, medical tourism and world travel. With the wealth of information they share on their award winning website, they have been helping people achieve their own retirement dreams since 1991. They wrote the popular books, The Adventurerís Guide to Early Retirement and Your Retirement Dream IS Possible available on their website bookstore or on

Retire Early Lifestyle appeals to a different kind of person Ė the person who prizes their independence, values their time, and who doesnít want to mindlessly follow the crowd.

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