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All reviews people watching called el la parroquia the main square locals selling post card mexican tourists sights and sounds san miguel central point town square beautiful at night street vendors an absolute beautiful architecture parish church worth a visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The center of the city is so beautiful with many wonderful stores, galleries and restaurants. El Jardin is peaceful and a great place to sit and admire the beauty of your surroundings and all of the friendly people.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank vicki r
Reviewed 31 May 2019

There is a rougher and rougher crowd around here on weekends, so I'm not sure what to think any more. This used to be one of the safest places and loveliest places to gather in Mexico, and now it is not so. Makes me sad.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 28 May 2019

The Zocalo is an absolute must for New Year's Eve. The fireworks and light show was easily the most spectacular midnight countdown I've experienced—far better than Times Square. Difficult to put into words. Just go!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ReadyForThisJelly
Reviewed 24 April 2019

I love San Miguel de Allende and one of the main reason is the Centro region of the town. Such a fun place, great restaurants around, the beautiful church and the overall ambience makes it my top pick.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank psychedinthecity
Reviewed 14 April 2019

I spent 4 days in San Miguel (I took the Primera Bus line from Mexico City, very comfortable) and walked for hours each day visiting everything I could. The Zocalo was my starting point and end point so I could always orient myself as to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Brenda300
Reviewed 1 April 2019

The heart of San Miguel is in the very center of the town...it is an exquisite and well tended park with beautiful plantings. There is always something to do there. People watching at it's best. In the evenings, groups of Mariachis stroll the park playing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Arima1951
Reviewed 17 March 2019

Beautiful area in between the Parroquia and the Jardin. Lots of activity. Many shops, restaurants as well as street vendors

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 11 March 2019

The beauty of the Church both the grandiose exterior and the magnificent interior truly leaves one mesmerized by the importance given to the faith of Mexicans. This Church and Zocalo are not to be missed when visiting the city, specially in the early evening as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dumos
Reviewed 4 March 2019

You can't miss the zocalo surrounding the Jardin. Plenty of shops and restaurants, including locals selling various wares on the square.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed 3 March 2019

Spent three days in San Miguel and wished I had stayed longer. Nice restaurants with excellent food, beautiful view from the terrace of a new hotel, a lot of shops. It gets busy over the weekends but it is fun just to sit in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Maureen K
12 February 2015|
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Response from bpolt |
The "zocalo" is the main square of a city or town. In San Miguel de Allende it is called "El Jardín", officially "Jardín Allende". On a map you will find it in the "Centro"...the center of the town. Its address is Portal de... More
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