San Miguel’s baroque architecture and local flavors charm anyone who walks its cobblestone streets. Immerse yourself with Moon San Miguel de Allende.
Strategic itineraries, from a week exploring the best of San Miguel to three days exploring the art and architecture, or food and culture of the region
Full-color with vibrant, helpful photos
Detailed maps and directions for exploring on your own
Activities and ideas for every traveler: Admire colonial architecture, contemporary art galleries, and traditional craft markets. Find the best places to soak in a hot spring, sample mezcal, and snack on gorditas. Wander the Franciscan missions of the Sierra Gorda, or listen to the mariachis serenade diners on the sidewalks. Explore the history of Mexico’s independence and cheer the colorful parades that accompany local religious festivals, or sample handmade tamales before it’s siesta time
Curated advice from local expert Julie Doherty Meade, who shares the real vida mexicana
Background information on the landscape, culture, and history
Essential insight for travelers on health and safety, recreation, transportation, and accommodations, as well as a handy Spanish phrasebook, packaged in a book light enough to fit in your day pack
In-depth coverage of San Miguel de Allende and vicinity, Guanajuato, and Querétaro
With Moon San Miguel de Allende‘s practical tips, myriad activities, and an insider’s view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.
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