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Mexico's Colonial Gems

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The cities of Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende present two very different experiences in the heart of Mexico. Here are some of the highlights in each city
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Guanajuato, Mexico
Guanajuato’s cultural highlights include a remarkable collection of museums. The Alhondiga de Granaditas is not only a history museum, but the site of one of the key moments in Mexican history. When the insurgents in the Mexican War of...
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Guanajuato, Mexico
As home of the University of Guanajuato, the city has a rich cultural life. The Festival Internacional Cervantino held over two weeks every October is a showcase for artists from throughout the Spanish-speaking world working in a variety of...
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Guanajuato, Mexico
Part of the charm of Guanajuato is its unique layout. Built in a valley, its neighborhoods climb the sides of hills and a twisting maze of streets means there are surprises around every corner. The Plaza de la Paz is homep to the city’s...
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Guanajuato, Mexico
The colonial town of San Miguel is a shopper’s paradise, with everything from traditional markets to unique boutiques. The Mercado San Juan de Dios is one of the city’s main food markets, where you can shop for souvenirs like cajeta, the goat’s...
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Guanajuato, Mexico
If you like to graze while you travel, San Miguel offers an abundance of dining choices. You may want to start your day at one of the two locations of Panio, which sell pastries (both Mexican favorites and French ones too), excellent coffee, and...