Tag archive for ‘San Miguel de Allende’
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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, December 14th, 2018

Pancho Villa, Oz and Guadalupe

The life of painter, Candelario Rivas, is filled with fascinating tales of women including his wife, Pancho Villa’s, the Wicked Witch of the West and the Virgin of Guadalupe. Recently I was visiting a pal with More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, November 30th, 2018

American couple Ed Winders and Barbara Moller found dead on November 17 at their Air BnB rental in SMA

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, MEXICO (NEWS10) – Ed Winders and his wife Barbara Moller were vacationing in the Mexican town of San Miguel de Allende. Both were found dead on November 17 at their Air BnB rental after More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

The wines of San Miguel de Allende

The Mexican wine industry is extensive and varied, but unknown outside this great nation. Domestic consumption is enough to exhaust this product, which processing began in colonial times – although the Spaniards More...

Sierra Santa Rosa in Guanajuato (Photo: AM)
By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Low temperatures and white landscapes in the state of Guanajuato

With a landscape featuring trees covered in sleet, the Sierra de Santa Rosa, just a few miles from the state capital of Guanajuato, looks all white during the early morning hours of Wednesday, November 14. The temperatures More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 29th, 2018

Day of the Dead will bring thousands of tourists to the state of Guanajuato

“After the big success of the International Cervantino Festival, -FIC-, now comes the Day of the Dead weekend and the state of Guanajuato expects the arrival of 371,000 visitors from November 1st to the 4th, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 9th, 2017

San Miguel Gallery is home to late Filipino artist Tabuena’s works

An art gallery in San Miguel de Allende, Galeria Nudo, is the legatee for all of the work of Filipino artist Romeo Villalva Tabuena, including his fine art and documents, and is responsible for showing Tabuena’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 9th, 2017

San Miguel among world-class tourist destinations untouched by earthquakes

Following the deadly 7.1 earthquake three weeks ago, Mexico City is assessing the damage while preparing to rebuild. Despite the intensity of the earthquake — the strongest in nearly a century — the airport More...

Zonia Torres, director of Economic Development and Tourism (Photo: Periodico Correo)
By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 9th, 2017

San Miguel Arts & Crafts export figures decline this year

In San Miguel de Allende, the arts & crafts industry is the second largest export sector in the municipality with sales of more than 6.1 million pesos(315,000 USD) a year. For the most part, exports go to the More...

los plebes del rancho
By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Concert in San Miguel de Allende ends up with one dead

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, Gto. (OEM-Informex) .-  The six-time Billboard winners “Los Plebes del Rancho” had a feature presentation at the San Miguel de Allende fairgrounds on Saturday October 7. The band More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Exploring the Eastern Ranchos

Just beyond the newly renovated train station are many rancho communities each with their own history and present day stories to tell. Traveling past San Miguel Viejo (where San Miguel started) is a dirt road turn More...