San Miguel in the News

Recently San Miguel has been an “It Girl” in foreign media.  Whether the Washington Post, London Times or a personal blog site the thread has been the same.  Namely Mexicans in San Miguel de Allende are both enamored and devoted to their resident foreigners for better or worse, but being from the US, everything is only better! The inherent More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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Admire the work of Leonora Carrington in SMA

An intimate exhibition featuring an eclectic collection of art by British-born Mexican artist Leonora Carrington opened last week in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato. Called Mundo Recóndito de Leonora More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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American Expats say money they had at Monex is gone and the bank isn’t helping them

In late December, Kathy Machir called Marcela Zavala Taylor, her banker of nine years at Mexico’s Monex Casa de Bolsa, to get cash for contractors building her retirement home in San Miguel de Allende. Typically, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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Valle del Maíz Tour

Each year the month-long festival of the cross ends in the neighborhood of Valle de Maiz with a big bang including, this year, your guide dancing on stage with two fans (the cooling devices, many more fans in the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 20th, 2019
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On World Bee Day, actions are needed to Save the Bees

The United Nations designated May 20 as World Bee Day to raise awareness about pollinators, their contributions and threats they face. In the state of Guanajuato, the beekeeping sector has a fundamental More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 17th, 2019
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Celebrating St. Phillip Neri All Week in SMA

Friday, May 17th6PM – Los Locos dancing Saturday, May 18th6:30 PM – Ballet dancing Sunday, May 19th5PM – Los Locos dancing Friday, May 24th7 PM – Ballet dancing Saturday, May 25th6:30 PM – More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 17th, 2019
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Celebrations for St. Pascual, The Dancer in the Kitchen Free

Friday, May 17th, 6:30 PMProcession from San Antonio Church Saturday, May 18th, 7:30 PMChildren’s Party at the San Juan de Dios Church Sunday, May 19th 11:30 AM Procession through centro ending at the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, May 16th, 2019
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SMA’s C-4 Command Center is now in full operation

“With the inauguration of the Control, Communications and Computing Command Center -C-4- and the Security Intelligence Center of San Miguel de Allende, local authorities are strengthening the peace and More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 13th, 2019
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Witches and Crosses Walking Tours

May is the month of the cross in San Miguel, and it’s filled with processions and fiestas honoring our oldest crosses. Join TripAdvisor’s top ranked walking tour guide and Amazon’s best-selling author More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, May 11th, 2019
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Investors Raise Concerns as AMLO Hands Refinery Project to Pemex

According to Bloomberg, investors are shaking their heads after Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador scrapped a bid round for an $8 billion refinery, instead handing the project to troubled Petroleos Mexicanos. Outside More...