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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 Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...