Insta post at San Miguel de Allende
By: Luis Enrique Lara
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Don’t miss the chance to take incredible selfies at San Miguel de Allende!

This colonial city is charming like few cities are, it doesn’t matter where you look to, you will find colorful buildings and with pink stone, and cobblestone streets that will become incredible scenarios to have a photo session for your Instagram.


5 places that are a must.

San Miguel de Allende iglesia

Located at city’s center, you can find an incredible building, built with pink stone, it is considered to be one of the oldest churches and one of the most representative ones of Mexico. Its architectonical beauty can be found outside and inside, don’t miss to look the floor tiles from the inside and the Neogothic construction style. Don’t stop enjoying a good cocktail at the “arches” a few steps from the parish, and keep living San Miguel



The botanical garden is a space within a Natural Protected Area located 2.5 km from the city center. You will marvel yourself with the amount of cactus species that are protected in here. The reserve is more than just a garden, here you will be able to walk through some trails, be part of special events, have a temascal session, guided walk tours, meditation sessions and of course, selfies. Don’t get out of time, the reserve opens to public from 9 to 5 and there are special measures to consider in order to get allowed to enter. Check all the details at

Casa Mayorazgo

             *Foto tomada del archivo de Fomento Cultural Banamex 

Casa Mayorazgo de la Canal is a beautiful building that hosts culture, history and knowledge behind a restored façade with a precious and intense red, you can learn new things with the series of expositions that take place here along the year. It is located at number 4 of Canal street in Historic center of San Miguel de Allende. Don’t miss the special details of this destination, search for the baroque details of the construction and its beautiful wooden door. If you want to learn more about this place, take a guided tour available Monday to Friday and take some pictures to take with you and your memory.

Mirador San Miguel de Allende

El mirador is a very special stop to take selfies and scenic pictures of San Miguel de Allende. This place is inspiring and romantic, you can enjoy the view while you eat an ice cream and get inspired for your next adventure, to say goodbye to the city,or to give a break to your mind and let it relax. Very close from here you can find a local candy shop which sells the traditional candy from the region like pedos de monja. You can find this place at Salida Real a Queretaro #98

Plaza Cívica San Miguel de Allende

Plaza Cívica is where everything happens in San Miguel, here you can find cafes, restaurants, bars and a variety of menus and different types of food that ensures you will find something to enjoy and keep exploring San Miguel. Don’t stop taking pictures of local life, to artisan work, sales guys, buildings, and why not?, to your food also!

Now that you know these 5 places, come to San Miguel and live the experience! 
Until next town.