Expat musician talks about the music scene in Guanajuato

I lived in Guanajuato for 5 years (2009-2014) and played music professionally there that whole time. I played mostly jazz and classical music but I also did some gigging with a group that played some more rock type venues. Here’s a breakdown by genre: Classical: There are a number of places offering regular concert series of classical music. Several More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, April 30th, 2017
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One of the last vaquita porpoise specimens found dead in the Gulf of Cortez

An endangered vaquita porpoise was found dead in the Gulf of Cortez, the Mexico’s environmental protection authority said Wednesday April 26, bringing to four the number of dead vaquitas found in 2017. There More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, April 30th, 2017
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April 30 is Children’s Day in Mexico: Feliz Dia del Niño!

Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are widely celebrated throughout the world. But Mexico is such an inclusive culture. Children’s Day is always filled with activities, and children look forward to More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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Mexico could seek millions from U.S. in “dolphin-safe” tuna dispute

As previously published on the San Miguel Times, the Trump’s administration is just about to loose a trade battle with Mexico. Mexico has long argued that U.S. labeling rules for dolphin-safe tuna unfairly More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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Poll says that if US ran the election all over again, Trump would still win

Believe it or not, a poll conducted by ABC News and the Washington Post, indicates that if the U.S. ran the election all over again, Trump would still win. There’s no honeymoon for Donald Trump in a new ABC More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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The San Francisco Chronicle exposes PRI’s “old tricks” in Chiapas

The San Francisco Chronicle published an article on Thursday April 27, describing a political meeting in the southern state of Chiapas where citizens that live in miserable conditions, are obliged to attend under More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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Open invitation to the National Book Fair of León 2017

Guanajuato, Gto – The XXVIII edition of the National Book Fair of León (FENAL) will take place from Friday April 28 to Sunday May 7, 2017. The University of Guanajuato (Universidad de Guanajuato, UG) will be More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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Despite insecurity problems, Mexico overtakes Turkey in tourism rankings

A recent report released by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) revealed that Mexico has surpassed Turkey as the eighth most popular tourist destination in the world, reported Fox news. According to MexicoNewsDaily.com, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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A fairy tale wedding in San Miguel de Allende

Alexandra Macon, Vogue.com contributor who loves chic weddings and is always on the lookout for couples to feature in the site’s Living section and also on her personal blog, Over the Moon, brings us a wonderful More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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The most complete travel guide of San Miguel de Allende (Travel About)

We continue with the tips by Travel about collaborator Spizziri, who features the most complete travel list of things to do and enjoy in San Miguel de Allende.  WHAT TO SEE In town, be sure to visit the Jardin More...