Colonial Cities

Colonial Cities Travel Guide

Articles about Colonial Cities

By Jeff Spurrier
In Mexico, Death has always been a familiar character: female, comforting, sardonic. The Aztecs made Death a She and spent a month every fall acknowledging her power and welcoming back the souls of the departed. These days Death is better known in...
By Jeff Spurrier
San Miguel de Allende is well known to birders as a home for both migratory and resident birds, many drawn by the watershed of the Rio Lerma and Rio Laja rivers.  Audubon Mexico, based here, lists more than 200 species—including pelicans, heron...
By Gabrielle Blitz
Top 10 Hotels Overall: City 1. Park Hyatt, Milan 98.95 2. Stafford London by Kempinski 98.40 3. Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, Budapest 98.07 4. Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi 97.50 5. Milestone Hotel, London 97.39 6. Olissippo Lapa Palace, Lisbo...

Hotels in Colonial Cities

Several years ago In the colonial town of San Miguel de Allende, expat Nancy Lane Hooper stumbled upon a collapsed 17th-century mansion with original cantera-stone lintels and two-foot-thick walls. She envisioned a tiny East-meets-West retreat, and has turned the ruin into a refuge.

Restaurants in Colonial Cities

Things to do in Colonial Cities