February 11, 2019
Living room

San Martin 44 San Miguel de Allende, the interior!

My last post showed you some photos of the compound in which I live from the outside.  There actually is a huge 3 bedroom apartment on […]
February 5, 2019
Mercado Artisanal

Scenes of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Monday was the last day of my two-week stay in an Airbnb right in the centro district of downtown San Miguel de Allende and I thought I […]
January 25, 2019

Fireworks in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Although his baptismal record shows that he was born on January 25, the citizens of San Miguel de Allende celebrated the birthday of their local hero […]
January 22, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

Ignacio Allende’s Birthday

It is a big day in San Miguel de Allende today because the city is celebrating the 250th anniversary of the birth of its native son […]
January 22, 2019
Restaurant interior

The sights of colorful San Miguel de Allende

One of the delights of the lovely city of San Miguel de Allende is to simply wander about, taking in the sights, sounds, and colors of […]
January 17, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

A fantastic first day in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Last night I arrived back in San Miguel for my second stay but this time for four and a half months.  I will be staying at […]
November 15, 2018

Lunch in the Countryside and a visit to the Rio Laja, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

This past Sunday a delightful new friend who is a native of San Miguel, took me to lunch at a lovely place el Vergel Bistro and […]
November 14, 2018

San Miguel de Allende Days 2, 3 and 4.

I am settling in more each day to my fantastic Airbnb at Hidalgo 47 in the Centro region of San Miguel.  Although I am close to […]
November 6, 2018

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico Day 1.

Hello from the lovely colonial city of San Miguel de Allende, at 6000 ft. above sea level in the Sierra Madre Mountains 170 miles northwest of […]
February 17, 2018
Diego Rivera

Hola from Mexico City!

We have been so conditioned in the USA, my home country, to think negatively about Mexico and Mexicans, that even for me, a world traveler, the […]
February 11, 2018
Carneros region of Napa Valley

Mexico City and Lake Chapala here I come

I know that I haven’t been keeping up with my blog but that is about to change.  I will arrive in Mexico City for 4 days […]