2022: The year of SMA

Guanajuato has long been on the tourist trail thanks to the jewel in the state’s crown, San Miguel de Allende — a colonial city that has recently been named the Best City in the World by Conde Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure magazines. Guanajuato’s main airport, located in Leon, has brought back 87 percent of its normal flight More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Quintana Roo Hotels lose half of their guests to Airbnb

Entrepreneurs from the south of the state say that in the last two months, fewer tourists choose to stay in traditional hotels, as they prefer Airbnb. Quintana Roo, (October 19, 2021).- Hotels in the southern More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, October 14th, 2021

British Airways confirms return of flights to Cancun International Airport

Cancun, Q.R. — British Airways has confirmed it will resume flights to Cancun as of October 22. The news of their return comes the same week Mexico, along with 46 other countries, was removed from the country’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 11th, 2021

Guanajuato: Your Fairytale Wedding Destination

While it’s renowned as the country’s premier cultural destination, the central Mexican state of Guanajuato is known for more than just its rich history and World Heritage Sites. It’s also a lively, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, September 25th, 2021

Travel expert says Guanajuato is an LGBTQ+ friendly destination

Paul J. Heney is a travel writer who focuses on LGBTQ+, hospitality, family, luxury, and design. He recently came up with this editorial on outtraveler.com about Guanajuato as an LGBT+ friendly travel destination. Mexico’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, August 30th, 2021

Live Aqua Urban Resort SMA, one of the top 12 dog-friendly hotels worldwide

La Coleccion Resorts by Fiesta Americana’s Live Aqua Urban Resort San Miguel de Allende was rated as one of the top twelve dog-friendly hotels in the world by Expedia today, August 25.The luxury More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, August 29th, 2021

The Indigenous Maya and the Avian World: A Profound Symbiotic Connection

In the Yucatan Peninsula, the rich variety of singular, beautiful species that inhabit the region gives the area a deserved reputation as being one of the world’s most incredible areas of biodiversity. Among More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

A cruise ship passenger died after testing positive for COVID-19 on the Carnival Vista

The ship, which left Texas at the end of July, had 27 people test positive.The passenger was admitted into a hospital in Belize and later evacuated to Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she died. A passenger onboard a Carnival More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, August 18th, 2021

San Miguel Expat says Mexican healthcare saved him from cancer

The man has used his experience to create videos explaining how the healthcare system works. The owner of the YouTube channel “Retired Life in Mexico No Bull,” who goes online by the pseudonym Sirdragonx, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, August 16th, 2021

No place else captures the romance and colonial grandeur of San Miguel de Allende like the elegant Rosewood

As travel restrictions began to ease this year, the first big trip I booked was to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Several years ago, I had visited the colonial hill town, staying at the iconic Rosewood San More...