Aesthetics and Faith: San Miguel’s Art History

The Inquisition arrived to Mexico on the boat with Cortez starting three centuries of the Church and State working hand in hand.  The Church had centuries of doing so in Europe controlling, in the process, the art market and took this expertise to the New World making the Church the most important collector and patron of arts in San Miguel. From More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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A tribute to the people of San Miguel

The municipality of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, pays tribute to its people. The municipal president, Luis Alberto Villarreal, accompanied by aldermen and area directors, inaugurated the eighth edition More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, February 17th, 2020
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Selina to open new properties in San Miguel, Mérida and other destinations

Hotel operator Selina, which specializes in accommodations for digital nomads, is looking to expand in Mexico and open up more parts of the country to freelancers and other types of remote workers who rely on telecommunications More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Canadian chanteuse, kd lang, croons:  “Three days that I dread to see arrive Three days that I hate to be alive Three days filled with tears and sorrow Yesterday, today, and tomorrow And it does no good More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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San Miguel’s Valentine Kiss Me Tour

Enjoy learning how locals, past and present, experienced love and romance with your loved ones on Friday, February 14th and Saturday the 15th at 9:30am. Learn about the: Priest that fathered both the nation More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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San Miguel de Allende: The Heart of Mexico

They call it “the Heart of Mexico.” But San Miguel de Allende, a postcard-perfect colour-filled colonial city with cobblestone streets located about a three-hour drive north of Mexico City in the mountains, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, February 10th, 2020
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San Miguel de Allende nominated by Travel+Leisure for fifth consecutive year

Travel+Leisure magazine has nominated the city of San Miguel de Allende for the fifth consecutive year as a candidate for the 25th edition of the World´s Best Awards. San Miguel has won the T+L best city in More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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San Miguel Municipal Police acquires two high speed cars

San Miguel de Allende, Gto.- The Municipal Police recently acquired two Ford Mustang vehicles adapted as patrol cars to strengthen the security strategy against high-impact crimes in the area. The sports More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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La Aurora was once San Miguel’s most important industrial operations center

The La Aurora textile factory was one of San Miguel de Allende’s most important industrial operations from its opening in 1902 to its closure in 1991. In 2004, it was reinaugurated in its current form as something More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, January 3rd, 2020
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Come to San Miguel and see for yourself…

Just for a weekend or a long vacation, at any time of the year, San Miguel de Allende, in Guanajuato, awaits its visitors to fall in love with one of the best cities in the world. San Miguel de Allende, nestled More...