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A beautiful city with a lot of military presence

The City of San Miguel de Allende is about 45 min from Queretaro or 3.5 h from Mexico City by car... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2013
los angeles
Beautiful colonial town

We visited San Miguel in August. It is colonial town very well preserved. The historic center... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Miami Beach, Florida
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14 Nov 2016
“Beautiful colonial town”
6 Mar 2015
“Pyramids outside San Miguel”
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

We visited San Miguel in August. It is colonial town very well preserved. The historic center is relatively big, full of narrow steep roads. Car is not advisable given that parking is prohibited in most of the central areas, but walking around the streets, visiting...More

Thank Sergiocrandon
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Albert Tyler Coffee is an American archaeologist living in San Miguel. Albert was very involved in the discovery of the pyramids outside San Miguel 8 years ago. He now gives amazing private tours of the pyramid. His intimate in depth knowledge of the pyramid, land...More

2  Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 16 January 2015

A word for visitors: Someone should advise them how totally ridiculous they look wandering around this rather conservative town in their silly resort clothes straight from Cabo and Puerto Vallarta. San Miguel is a five star destination with wonderful people and a bunch of odd...More

10  Thank Joe W
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Albert, an expert archeologist and naturalized to the region was extraordinarily knowledgeable and just as importantly, hilarious! He had such an engaging style and was such great story teller that he had my rapt attention for the entire 3-4 hours of the tour. It was...More

1  Thank Celine R
Reviewed 2 September 2014

A true surviving 'colonial' town of old Mexico.... If you want true history, old historic architecture and very friendly people, this is a fantastic out of the way place to visit and enjoy the warm temperate climate, where the Sun seems to always shine.... No...More

2  Thank FUN4TWO45239
Reviewed 30 June 2014

My husband and I spent a week in this beautiful city. My sister is one of the "Gringos" Americans who live there year round. The city is beautiful, cobblestone streets, unique architecture, shops, churches, beautiful homes, restaurants and very friendly residents. The climate in June...More

Thank Browneyespatty
Reviewed 21 May 2013

The City of San Miguel de Allende is about 45 min from Queretaro or 3.5 h from Mexico City by car. It is a beautiful and quiet picturesque place but with a lot of military presence. I am not sure if it is due to...More

2  Thank dasmarek
Reviewed 14 January 2013

cool little city in the state of guanajuato mexico. It was in a james bond movie because it looks like a little french city on a mountain side. Very old cobble streets, it has a world class art school, Artists come from all over the...More

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