• WHY SAN MIGUEL IS ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST ROMANTIC DESTINATIONS

    Although it’s only November, now is the time to start planning a romantic get-a-way for Valentine’s Day 2018. And right here at Casa Magdalena, we have some of the finest reasons to book your airfare and vacation rental now to celebrate all there is to love about San Miguel de[…]

  • LOOKING FOR A GREAT SPOT TO VOLUNTEER ON VACATION?

    Look no further than the warm and welcoming community of San Miguel de Allende. With over 80 non-governmental agencies opening their doors to volunteers, there’s no reason to look anywhere else if you seek a spot to slip away for a sunny vacation this winter, and lend a helping hand[…]

  • WHEN’S THE BEST TIME TO VISIT SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE?

    With the fall season upon us, it’s time to start to think about where we should go to escape the forthcoming winter weather!  No need to search the world wide web.  Just ask any of the most prestigious travel writers in the country and most will have San Miguel de[…]

  • INTERNATIONAL JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL OF SAN MIGUEL ON TAP FOR NOVEMBER

    “Tribute to Eric Clapton Highlights the Show” Jazz and blues enthusiasts take note; the 23rd Annual Jazz and Blues Festival of San Miguel is ready to host you and some of the industry’s finest musicians November 15 – 19, 2017.  Noted as “the most outstanding festivals and of greater trajectory[…]

  • MEXICO TAPPED AS BEST PLACE TO RETIRE (continued)

    Why San Miguel is the Best City to Retire to in Mexico! We are always extremely honored to call San Miguel ‘home.’  To give you an insider’s view on what our city may be the BEST PLACE TO RETIRE IN MEXICO, we are borrowing content from a well-respected and highly[…]

  • MEXICO TAPPED AS BEST PLACE TO RETIRE

    Why San Miguel is the Best City to Retire to in Mexico! Throughout our blogs we always seek current business and travel trends that are of interest to our educated and well-traveled market.  This month’s blogs are no different.  With Baby Boomers retiring by the millisecond, we thought we should[…]

  • SAN MIGUEL NAMED #1 CITY IN THE WORLD BY TRAVEL & LEISURE

    This past month we celebrated again (in addition to enjoying National Tequila day on July 25th!) about our city’s newest award from Travel and Leisure.  We are delighted to share the news that San Miguel has been tapped as “The World’s Best City” as part of the publications annual “World’s[…]

  • GREAT AMERICAN ECLPISE VISITS SAN MIGUEL!

    An extremely rare, coast-to-coast full solar eclipse nicknamed the “Great American Eclipse” will happen over the United States on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. From our viewpoint from our vacation home rental in San Miguel de Allende, the eclipse will start at 11:53 am, maximum coverage will happen at 1:13 p.m.,[…]

  • WHAT TO DO AT NIGHT IN SAN MIGUEL? (Continued)

    Earlier this month we posted a good collection of local testimonials about where to go at night in San Miguel.  As we found a few more from one of our favorite websites Best Places in the World to Retire, we thought we’d finish up this month’s blog with several of[…]

  • WHAT TO DO AT NIGHT IN SAN MIGUEL?

    Last month we chatted about the variety of nightlife that one can enjoy when they either live in San Miguel or come for a memorable vacation.  In doing so, we found a great website entitled “Best Places in the World to Retire.”  And within that site, we landed on a[…]

  • HOW’S THE NIGHTLIFE IN SAN MIGUEL. JUST ASK A LOCAL!

    Thanks to the ever more popular world of blogging, one can find a personal opinion about any subject in the world.  We thought it might be fun to do the same.  So we went on line and asked the question: “What do locals do in San Miguel for entertainment?”  And[…]

  • WHY SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE IS AN IDEAL LOCATION FOR YOUR FAMILY VACATION

    Last year we published this blog at the start of the summer season and as we had such a great response, we thought we’d share this information again for families who are looking for the perfect place to take their kids on vacation this summer. In and around this historic[…]

  • Why San Miguel Is Perfect Place for Your Family Summer Vacation to Mexico

    With spring in full swing, it’s time to plan that summer vacation of a lifetime that you and your family will remember for many years to come.   To help you in the decision-making process, we’ve picked our favorite things to do with children in San Miguel that we’ll share in[…]

  • ARTS AND LAUGUAGE SCHOOLS IN SAN MIGUEL A BONUS TO ITS BEAUTY [Part 2]

    Earlier this month we started a special blog about the numerous schools and institutions in San Miguel that provide our guests at our vacation home the opportunity to enjoy some time off while they refine their interests in art and culture. As there are so many options, we’re going to[…]

  • ARTS AND LANGUAGE SCHOOLS IN SAN MIGUEL A BONUS TO ITS BEAUTY

    There are few places in Mexico where you have the opportunity of studying in a diversified community with people of all ages, backgrounds, and countries committed to their craft while enjoying our beautiful historic city of San Miguel de Allende. Right here in our hometown, we have the pleasure of[…]

  • Top Packing Tips for Women On A Trip to Mexico

    With winter underway throughout the USA and beyond, most of us are thinking about sunny skies and warmer weather.  And with good reason. It’s also that time of the year when a significant percentage of travelers are spending considerable time on travel sites on-line to find the perfect escape to[…]

  • Springtime is One of the Best Times to Head to San Miguel

      With winter in full swing, it’s time to think about a great escape to sunnier settings.  As residents who have seen the seasons come and go, we admit that springtime is one of the best times, to head to our vacation villa for some downtime in San Miguel. The[…]

  • Romance Abounds in San Miguel

    For those of you who are seeking a romantic option to share with your sweetie on February 14th or for any reason at all, we encourage you to think about a special trip to San Miguel de Allende.  Be it winter, spring, summer or fall, our beautiful city offers endless[…]