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Recent Central Mexico reviews

  • Buenisimo!!!

    "Hi Julie. I LOVED our stay at your place!!It was cozy, comfortable, had everything we needed and was walking distance from and to everywhere! Totally recommend it!"
    Guest: Vero Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 17, 2015
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  • Lovely Casa!

    "Quiet, beautiful, artistic. Location plus."
    Guest: Kat Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 17, 2015
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  • Beautiful architecture, gardens, light and views close to el centro

    "We have spent the last 2 February vacations in this beautiful house. We have loved it from our first introduction. Entering through the older casita on the street level, you open the wrought iron gates and you are in paradise. Greeted by flowers, lemon trees and a fountain, you see three levels of gardens, each with its own chairs and tables art and arches. Our favorite room of this multi-level house (built about 25 years ago) is the living room and its 2 terraces on the upper level. Being upstairs, the room is full of sunlight . From the windows and terraces, incredibly beautiful views of the parochia and the town. In the early morning, we love seeing the hot air balloons (with colors to match the town) floating above, and at dusk, the sunset as the sky turns its colors over the distant purple mountains. And at night we see the moon and the lights of the town. The living room is large with carefully chosen art and crafts from Mexico, sitting areas and a gas fireplace for cooler mornings. At night the indirect light gives a glow to the room. The bedroom on the 2nd floor has a comfotable bed, lovely linens and a tub in its bathroom. (each of the 3 bathrooms have tubs). The bedroom has lovely views of the gardens. Another wonderful aspect of the house is Luz, the housekeeper here for 21 years. She keeps the house and gardens beautifully , teaches us Spanish, and has become mi amiga mexicana. She helps me to feel part of the culture. Luz and her family live next door. I love the neighborhood, a mixture of friendly Mexicans and ex-pats. There are 3 tiendas on the small, quiet street and a neighborhoid bar/restaurant on the corner. The neighborhood is very safe. The jardin (el centro) is a 10-15 minute walk downhill. I return via Hospicio (not so steep), Baranca to Huertas. And taxis are $3.50 USD. Irena, the owner, has created this exquisite property reflecting her understanding of Mexico, her interest in art and architecture, light and color. She is very thoughtful and helpful. I have taken dozens of photos of the house, its angles, views , flowers and art. It complements beautiful San Miguel de Allende, and we love staying here."
    Guest: Joan K. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 26, 2015
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  • Welcome Home in San Miguel

    "We stayed in this wonderful apartment for two glorious months in San Miguel. The apartment is right in the central historical section of town. A perfect location and everything is in walking distance! The apartment is cozy and felt like home as soon as we arrived. It was well outfitted with everything we needed including a phone with free calls back to the US! The two, flower filled outdoor terraces are wonderful to relax and soak in the sun...and they have the best views in town! Had cocktails on the roof terrace while watching the sun set each evening. Paty the maid was terrific , and the owners, Jerry and Helen, are extremely helpful and receptive. A great stay and we will return!"
    Guest: William E. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: March 6, 2015
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Central Mexico Travel Tips

Attractions and Activities at Central Mexico Vacation Rentals

Central Mexico is a fascinating travel destination. The region has one of the widest ranges of historic, cultural and natural attractions in Mexico. The country’s capital is a treasure trove of colonial architecture. There are many historic buildings in the city center and numerous museums that provide insight into Mexican traditions and cultural heritage. Before visiting Central Mexico, it is really is a good idea to read up on the destination. There are really so many different attractions that this is the only way you can ensure that you don’t miss out on sights you want to see. It is relatively easy to explore on your own but sometimes it is nice to have a guided tour so you can gain some additional insight into the history or culture of certain attractions. There are numerous archeological dig sites located in Central Mexico where they have found artifacts dating back thousands of years.

The terrain in Central Mexico is mountainous and varied. This provides the ideal landscape for a broad range of adventure activities. Local outfitters offer guided hiking, mountain biking, overland and rafting excursions. Rappelling, caving and rock climbing are also available for the extreme adventurers. The forests, waterfalls and rivers offer a great nature experience. There is a good chance you will see a wide variety of birds and other creatures while out on your adventures.

There are many smaller Mexican towns that still live quite a traditional lifestyle. For a truly wonderful cultural experience, it is great to visit during one of the local festivals. The streets are adorned with colorful decorations, and there is live music, dancing and plenty of food. In Aguascalientes, you can watch the traditional running of the bulls and visit the San Marcos Fair. There are many beautiful old cathedrals in the various cities. Some have even been listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Getting to Central Mexico Vacation Houses

The main access point to the central region of Mexico is through the capital Mexico City. The Benito Juarez International Airport is located in Mexico City. It is one of Central America’s busiest airports and its expansion has only been hampered by the fact that it is surrounded by residential and commercial property. A secondary airport is the Toluca airport which handles domestic and private charter flights. The Mexico City Airport hosts most major North and South American carriers. There are regularly scheduled flights that operate daily between Mexico City and destinations such as Houston, Atlanta, Miami, Las Vegas and Dallas. If traveling from other parts of the United States or Canada, you can route via any one of these major hubs. A bus terminal located outside the airport provides public transportation to other parts of Mexico City. If you plan to explore further afield, it may be a good idea to hire a car for the duration of your stay.

Visitors to Central Mexico Condos

Central Mexico attracts visitors with a diverse range of interests. Many people come to Mexico planning on just taking in the cultural and historical sites, and then discover there is so much more to the region. For those who enjoy the outdoors, there is a wide range of activities available where you can explore the different landscapes.

Best Time of Year to Visit San Miguel de Allende Vacation Rentals in Central Mexico

Central Mexico enjoys a warm climate. The climate varies depending on if you are at the coast or in the mountainous interior. In general, the summer months are between May and October and this is also when most of the rainfall occurs. The rain showers are relatively short-lived and provide some welcome relief from the heat.

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