Mérida Yucatán among the Best Travel International Destinations

Time’s MONEY magazine announced its annual list of Best Travel Destinations, which is part of the 2018 Best in Travel issue that highlights destinations that deliver the highest value for your dollar. The newly released list says that “MONEY’s winners aren’t necessarily the most affordable or the most luxurious spots in the world; it is More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Craftsman Week starts March 21 in Apaseo el Alto, Guanajuato

Apaseo el Alto, Gto.- On Wednesday March 21 the craftsman week (Semana del Artesano) will start in Apaseo el Alto, featuring the thirty-first annual wood carving contest, where there will be cash prizes for the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Two dead men found in San Miguel de Allende on Monday, March 19

In two isolated events, two men were found dead on Monday March 19 in the muncipality of San Miguel de Allende. According to municipal authorities, both died after participating in fights. A dead body was located More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Mexico seizes mezcal bottles with snakes and spiders inside

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Forget the worm at the bottom of your bottle of mescal. Mexican environmental inspectors have found whole boas and iguanas stuffed into bottles of mezcal at a market in the southern state More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Explosions rattle Austin, Texas

A deadly string of unsolved bombings in Texas this month was “meant to send a message,” though Austin Police Chief Brian Manley didn’t say what that message was during a Sunday news conference. Manley More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Mexico celebrates one of their most beloved presidents: Benito Juarez

Benito Juarez’s birthday (March 21) is a national holiday in Mexico and, to make a three-day weekend out of it, schools and government offices are closed on the third Monday of March, which this year falls More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, March 18th, 2018
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Location, Location, Location

The number one rule of real estate applies in all areas of life and is a reminder it is best to get along with your neighbors. Throughout Holy Week you’ll see Jesus crucified alongside two other lads with important More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Mexico (not Brazil) is the largest car assembler in Latin America

Mexico registered a new record in vehicle production again during February, and with more than 600,000 units in the first two months of the year, it surpassed Brazil as the largest car assembler in Latin America, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Amazon launches new debit card in México

MEXICO CITY.- Banorte and Mastercard, together with Amazon, launched the debit card ‘Amazon Recargable‘ in the Mexican market, which is avaialable already on the Amazon’s website. The new credit More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Semana Santa’s Secret Cast of Characters

Last year I was in the state of Chiapas enjoying the indigenous traditions there when on a tour of a church the guide twice pointed to a man at Jesus’ Crucifixion beside Mary, Jesus’ Mom, stating he was Jesus’ More...