SMA is named the World’s Best Small City

Mexico may be best known for white sand, Caribbean beaches, Mayan pyramids, and ultra-luxurious leisure complexes, but a different kind of attraction has been rising in popularity in recent months: colonial tourist destinations. Packed with landmarks, cobblestone-laden and full of tradition, these historical settlements are seeing visitor numbers More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, February 5th, 2023

Casa Armida is one of the most relevant design houses in México and proudly

On Pila Seca street, a few steps from the Instituto Allende, is the most important branch of Casa Armida, a place where you can find everything you need to decorate your home. Since 2006, the architect Luis More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, February 3rd, 2023

Hotel Matilda is home to an important collection of contemporary Latin art

San Miguel Allende, Mexico. It’s a place of incredible, well-preserved Colonial and Spanish architecture and its appreciation of the arts. Civil and religious buildings are in the Mexican Baroque style while More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, January 30th, 2023

San Miguel de Allende is positioned as a favorite tourist destination in Europe

Following the strategy established by Municipal President Mauricio Trejo, San Miguel de Allende was positioned as the favorite destination for European and Spanish tourists. As a protagonist in Madrid, during More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, January 19th, 2023

Casa Dragones paints itself with Pantone 2023: Viva Magenta

Pantone Color Institute , the world authority on color communication and inspiration since 1963, has designated Pantone Viva Magenta as color of the Year and Tequila Casa Dragones begins the year promoting mixology More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, January 18th, 2023

Querétaro is being promoted in Spain during a work tour

As part of the actions during the work tour of Spain carried out by the head of the State Tourism Secretariat, Adriana Vega Vázquez Mellado, who led the presentation of the destination and cuisine of Querétaro More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, January 17th, 2023

The “world’s first highway system” was designed by the ancient Maya 1,500 years ago

Research mapped 964 ancient settlements in 417 cities in the Petén jungle; researchers called it ‘the world’s first system of highways or superhighways’. A “relevant” system More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, January 10th, 2023

50th Anniversary Extravaganza in SMA

Two special events made last year particularly memorable for my wife, Cynthia, and me. After living in Cuenca, Ecuador for over a decade, we put our furnishings in storage and began traveling the world More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, January 9th, 2023

San Miguel will have a Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Waldorf Astoria is making further inroads into Mexico, unveiling plans to debut the Waldorf Astoria San Miguel de Allende in early 2025. The new hotel will be located within San Miguel de Allende’s historic More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, January 7th, 2023

5 things to do San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende was declared the friendliest city in the world, and you can get to know it through its particular activities The state of Guanajuato is home to numerous municipalities that house a unique More...