Sexual reproduction of corals in captivity achieved for the first time in Mexico

Scientists at the Regional Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Center in Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo managed, for the first time in Mexico, to reproduce corals sexually in controlled environments and in an assisted manner, a historic achievement that gives hope for coral reef repopulation in the Mexican Caribbean. The team led by Dr. Claudia More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 18th, 2020

SMA endorsed with the World Travel & Tourism Council’s “Safe Travels” stamp

San Miguel de Allende receives WTTC Safe Travels stamp. Guanajuato’s San Miguel de Allende has been endorsed with the World Travel & Tourism Council’s “Safe Travels” stamp, which More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, July 17th, 2020

San Miguel is second to none!

San Miguel de Allende hotel named No. 2 in the world by Travel + Leisure A tiny boutique hotel in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, has been named the second-best in the world in Travel + Leisure magazine’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, July 17th, 2020

Rosewood planting flag on Sardinia, Italy

Who haven’t heard the name Rosewood in San Miguel de Allende? Well, now Rosewood is about to plant flag in the Mediterranean Sea! Rosewood Hotels & Resorts will manage the Rosewood Porto Cervo, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, July 15th, 2020
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Death Days of Summer

The hottest forty days of summer have begun and will continue for a few more weeks noted for the extreme heat and sudden increase in San Miguel de Allende’s deaths due to pneumonia (called More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, July 12th, 2020

Another act of corruption in the Lopez Obrador government exposed

Documented irregularities plagued the tender for the purchase of metal waste in the former new airport in Mexico City. MEXICO CITY (Reforma) – The irregular ruling on selling 49,000 tons of steel from More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue features its first transgender model

Sports Illustrated will feature its first openly transgender model for the magazine’s annual swimsuit issue. Valentina Sampaio was named a 2020 Rookie of the Year for the upcoming issue that More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, July 10th, 2020

Mexico’s Flower Girls

When flower crowns first appeared for sale in the Jardin a few years back I thought it was a ridiculous idea.  For years they had been used during burials to disguise the smell of death.  Who wants that More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, July 9th, 2020

Love Mexican-Filipino Style

There is a 1581 port town in the Philippines that has a surprising amount of similarities with Mexico, so many, it is actually named Mexico.  Similarities include: Devout Catholicism. More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Comparative, and Chocolate-y, Economics

As always in life, when the future is cloudy, I’ve looked around to see what other folks in my same boat, but different seas, were up to.  So, for the virus’ effects on tourism-based economies I started More...