San Miguel de Allende

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San Miguel de Allende — Mexico’s mountainside colonial hamlet brims with old-world European charm, from its architecture, artistic culture, and joie de vivre mentality. In fact, New York Magazine described it as “the closest thing Mexico has to Florence” – and while this European reference relates more to San Miguel’s prestigious artist colony, the striking cityscape is undeniably Spanish.

Why Go

For art classes, more than a dozen galleries, and the town’s colorful cobbled streets.

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San Miguel de Allende Advice

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“The lowest rates for Mediterranean cruises can be found in the winter months, when temperatures hover in the 50s and ports are largely crowd-free.”

Karen Dion Freelance Editor

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