What to Do in San Miguel de Allende

People come for the culture, the climate and the countless expressions of creativity in this 500-year-old storybook city that really hasn’t changed much in hundreds of years. It is safe and welcoming, and its festive, south-of-the border ambiance of laid-back … read more

Weddings in San Miguel de Allende

Beautiful settings make for beautiful weddings and historic, romantic San Miguel de Allende dazzles every season with its Spanish Colonial splendor, cobblestoned streets, perfect weather, rich cultural life and blossoming culinary scene.  Located about three hours north of Mexico City, … read more

The Best Shopping in San Miguel de Allende

It’s a picture-perfect colonial town with narrow cobblestone streets and tall spice-colored walls with carved wooden doors that open to reveal hidden courtyards and gardens inside. Historic churches and centuries-old buildings here have seen the passing of time for generations, … read more

The Best Restaurants in San Miguel de Allende

Picture an Italian hilltown — but with Mexican sizzle — so more colorful, more laid back, and with tequila and mezcal instead of wine and prosecco, and tamales and tostadas instead of pizza and pasta.  That’s romantic, cobblestoned San Miguel … read more

The Art Scene in San Miguel de Allende

For a city that’s hardly changed in hundreds of years, San Miguel de Allende certainly has a modern approach to art.  This colonial jewel of a town that welcomes a strong and constantly evolving community of creative types has become … read more

Weddings in San Miguel de Allende

Beautiful settings make for beautiful weddings and historic, romantic San Miguel de Allende dazzles every season with its Spanish Colonial splendor, cobblestoned streets, perfect weather, rich cultural life and blossoming culinary scene.  Located about three hours north of Mexico City, … read more

Wintering in San Miguel de Allende

I am back in San Miguel de Allende and have delayed my return to Chicago due to snow and cold weather there for the next two days. But this is certainly not a hardship as it is going to be a high … read more