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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, June 13th, 2021

Nothing is Sacred – Stolen Art

Being the largest city in the Americas for bit in the 1700’s and a center for education and religion in New Spain, San Miguel de Allende has an abundance of Colonial Era religious art.  More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

San Miguel welcomes Italian diplomatic delegation

They will link commercial, gastronomic and cultural activities San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato. The Italian ambassador to Mexico, Luigi De Chiara, the Italian Honorary Consul in the Bajío region, Leonardo More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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Coronavirus immobilizes tourism industry in San Miguel

COVID-19 stops tourism to a grinding halt in San Miguel de Allende, bars, canteens, nightclubs, casinos and breweries remain closed since March 20th. SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- This city that practically lives More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

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

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 Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Is San Miguel de Allende Mexico’s Cultural Capital par excellence?

No one I spoke to in San Miguel de Allende knew it had been chosen as 2019’s Cultural Capital of the Americas. Even the tourist office seemed non-plussed. ‘No we don’t have any extra events or activities More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

San Miguel de Allende is alive! (Video)

As cultures clash and trends transcend borders, a lot of major destinations are starting to resemble one another – but not San Miguel de Allende. A small town nestled in central Mexico, San Miguel de Allende More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Rosewood San Miguel is #1 in Conde Nast’s “Top Hotels in Mexico”

ROSEWOOD SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE RECOGNIZED AS THE TOP HOTEL IN MEXICO BY CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S 2019 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS. Rosewood San Miguel de Allende honored among the world’s best hotels, resorts, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

La Alborada: Celebrating our Namesake

The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924.  The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Mary the Mascot

During the war for Independence from Spain the insurgents from San Miguel chose the image of a Mexican Mary, Our Lady of Guadalupe (that Fr. Hidalgo plucked from the church in Atotonilco) to show More...