San Miguel de Allende… your kind of town

Author: , June 22nd, 2013

Summer is here and what a better destination to vacation than a city that offers all in one place, plus a perfect weather! History, adventure, shopping, art, crafts, gastronomy, culture, scenery, hot springs, night life and fiesta, fiesta, fiesta!

No matter what kind of traveler you are surely San Miguel de Allende in the Heart of colonial Mexico will fit your needs and desires!

 

If you are more of the adventurous type join horseback rides thru breathtaking landscapes or treks on million year canyons. History abounds in San Miguel de Allende! Not only it is of outmost importance for the Independence movement of Mexico but has also a millennial background of indigenous cultures in the region.

Canada de la Virgen archeological site

Canada de la Virgen archeological site

The archeological site of Cañada de la Virgen (Virgin’s Glen) is an astounding heritage of the Mesoamerican architecture and culture of the years 600 – 900 A.D. This masterpiece opened to the public in 2011 and can be visited Tuesday thru Sundays, from 10 am to 6 pm. It is worth to join a guided tour to take a journey back into the deep knowledge of the regions’ culture.

 

For those who are in search for new treasures to be found, San Miguel has countless jewels. From prestigious art galleries, designers boutiques with one of a kind garments, antique shops with colonial furniture, carefully selected hand made crafts from all over Mexico to real estate dream houses, San Miguel de Allende has this and more for your shop til’ you drop spirit.

 

Satisfy your culinary search on the many restaurants to choose from after marvelous walks on the cobblestone streets of San Miguel. From traditional to international food from all over the world, all tastes can meet their match here. Bars with live music for any mood wait for your festive energy! And yes, if you want party, San Miguel de Allende is the town for you with it’s more than 38 traditional fiestas and over 15 festivals! Theater, concerts and exhibitions are held every week in this lively, culturally rich city.

 

If your wish is to have a renovating and relaxing escapade, but still enjoy San Miguel’s charm, the countryside in the cities’ outskirts are your destination. Only minutes away from San Miguel paradise is here for you to discover. Hot springs with rejuvenating pools, landscapes to inspire and all the peace nature can provide meet all in one place.

 

A captivating city, part of the UNESCO’S World Heritage Sites, San Miguel de Allende is the perfect destination for your summer time vacation.

If you are looking for a Gay Friendly accommodation visit www.sagradaboutiquehotel.com or follow this link to watch a video form Sagrada’s facilities http://youtu.be/azh-nUYJQ-c

Villa Condesa

Villa Condesa

 

 

Romatic Getway on San Miguel’s Countryside

Author: , January 22nd, 2013

If you are looking for the perfect place to spend a romantic holiday… search no more! Let me tell you about San Miguel de Allende’s only gay friendly destination: Sagrada Boutique Hotel.
Sagrada is located 20 minutes outside San Miguel de Allende, in the beautiful Mexican countryside. This boutique hotel offers luxury accommodations with half or full boarding, Spa services, tranquility, unparalleled vistas, privacy and more.
Spend Valentine’s in one of Sagrada’s Villas or fully equipped House, surrounded by 18 acres of botanical gardens. Treat yourself and your partner with a romantic getaway in San Miguel de Allende’s gay paradise.
Conveniently located in the countryside for a relaxing escapade, Sagrada is only 20 minutes away from downtown San Miguel de Allende. Cobblestone streets, buildings with 4 centuries of history, bars, gourmet restaurants and boutiques with eye opening articles await for your visit. This gay friendly location in the heart of colonial Mexico is a stop you can’t miss. From shopping to world class art galleries, archeological sites, hot springs and eco-adventures, San Miguel de Allende offers options for all travelers.

If you want to know more about San Miguel de Allende’s only gay friendly, gay owned and gay managed hotel visit:

Sagrada Boutique Hotel: Gay Friendly Countryside-Luxury Accommodations

Sagrada Boutique Hotel: Gay Friendly Countryside-Luxury Accommodations

www.sagradaboutiquehotel.com

San Miguel de Allende… Mexico at its best!

Author: , August 18th, 2012

Planning a fall/winter vacation? San Miguel de Allende might be just what you are looking for. This majestic colonial city holds the best of Mexico in a single place. With its perfect weather all year round, this 4-century-old city has everything a traveler might wish.

Downtown San Miguel de Allende

A stroll downtown through its cobblestone streets and colonial architecture it’s a treat in itself, with as many options you can imagine for restaurants, cafes, bars, nightclubs and countless boutiques. Day or night, San Miguel’s downtown is a lively Mexican traditional fiesta!

If you are planning your vacation in San Miguel, make sure you spend several days in this magical town. From hot springs, to archeological sites with pyramids, museums, horse back riding, ATV’s, mountain bike riding, wineries, organic farms tours, architectural house tours and botanical gardens to Mexico’s most important historic places, San Miguel is a travelers dream come true.

San Miguel’s second name is “culture”, and every week there are several events to attend to. Did I mention the food? There’s plenty to choose from, with over 70 restaurants and bars in town and surrounding neighborhoods.

Spa Antigua at Gay Friendly Sagrada Boutique Hotel

Spa Antigua at Gay Friendly Sagrada Boutique Hotel

Rated as Mexico’s safest city, it is one of the most popular places to visit amongst Mexican nationals and the favorite place for foreigners from all over the globe to relocate. Let the magic of this gay friendly town and the warmth of its people charm you. Rich in tradition and culture, San Miguel de Allende is a jewel to be discovered.

 

 

 

 

 

Gay friendly recommendations in San Miguel de Allende:

LGTB accommodations at gay owned and managed – Sagrada Boutique Hotel, with great rates, luxury and privacy and breathtaking natural surroundings.

www.sagradaboutiquehotel.com

 

Gay friendly Pizza restaurant “Pizza Pig” on the road to Dolores Hidalgo, near the hot springs. Best pizza in town!

 

Visit the organic market Via Organica on Saturdays at the Rosewood Residences