Tag Archives: Mexico

The Sunday Traveler ~ Vintage Mexico

The Sunday Traveler has pulled some vintage photos from the family album; well, envelope really. Who has time for albums! The photos are those of my father, taken in my early years on some of our numerous trips to Mexico … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler ~ Mexican Memories

The sights and colors of Mexico are drawing me back. This photo was taken in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, last year at a ceremony during Semana Santa/Holy Week. Time has a way of moving on, as must I from … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler ~ In The Hood in San Miguel de Allende

  The Sunday Traveler has given you the tour of most of the tourist areas of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; now in my closing post on The Sunday Traveler in San Miguel series, I will show you around the … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler ~ The Original San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

In 1542, before the arrival of the Spanish, there was an indigenous settlement at Izcuinapan. When the Spanish came, a small chapel was constructed and a village started by Father Juan de San Miguel. The new village was dedicated to … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler Snapshots ~ Sunday Mornings Outside the Church

        San Juan de Dios Church in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Many of the poor and lower income working class of Mexico have simple Sundays going to church, and coming out to buy balloons or bubbles … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler ~ Sanctuary of Atotonilco, Mexico

Atotonilco is a little town seven miles east of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. The church, or sanctuary (El Santuario de Atotonilco) has been designated a World Heritage Site. For a modest looking little church, it holds rich treasures inside. … Continue reading

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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge ~ On The Street at Sundown

Out on the street in San Miguel de Allende at sundown. A wonderful time to be out there enjoying the scene. Photo taken with an iPhone 6Plus, Camera+, and edits in the Camera+ filters, and Snapseed. Please visit Sally’s blog, … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~ Afternoon Edition, The Nuns and a Templo in San Miguel de Allende

The Templo de la Immaculada Concepcion in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. One of the many temples, or churches, that grace that incredible town. This is the first church the Sunday Traveler stumbled upon on a first walking trip in … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler ~ Casa de Los Angeles in San Miguel de Allende

  The Sunday Traveler spent the month of March this year in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico to volunteer at Casa de Los Angeles. Casa is a free day care center for single working moms (and a couple of single … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~The Faces in San Miguel de Allende, Part 2

The Sunday Traveler was in San Miguel de Allende for a month in March with the primary goal of providing volunteer assistance at a day care center for low-income moms, Casa de Los Angeles. The weekdays were filled with helping … Continue reading

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