Colonia San Antonio, photography, San Miguel de Allende, Writings

Missed the parade, caught the warmup

After a long night of parading, doing battle with the Devil, blowing off fireworks, celebrating the city’s namesake, and just all-around old-fashioned shoulder-rubbing with neighbors — what do San Miguelenses like to do the next day?

Parade some more.

Of course.

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Colonia San Antonio, photography, San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende is for the birds — lovebirds

With all the celebrating going on in San Miguel this weekend, it is easy to forget that love is always in the air.

I submit these photographs as evidence.

These were all taken on Sunday morning before I’d even had breakfast. The peacocks sauntered over while I was having breakfast. In fact, they came up to a very large enclosure housing a quartet of finches.

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