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Music, gathering place & people watching!

Located in the Centro area of San Miguel it is always filled with people, music, weddings, and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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Gorgeous town center

So gorgeous, the trees, the churches, cafes and the people! What a fantastic place to people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The city's crowded center plaza is located at the heart of the historic district.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Located in the Centro area of San Miguel it is always filled with people, music, weddings, and outstanding people watching. Under the beautifully sculpted trees you can find a bench to relax and have a coffee, ice cream or just watch the unique happenings going...More

Thank 488DianeS
Reviewed 1 week ago

So gorgeous, the trees, the churches, cafes and the people! What a fantastic place to people watch! You'll have it made in the shade!

Thank ZenGolfGuy
Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot come to SMA and not go to El Jardin. That is where people go to be seen, to see the Parroquia, meet to go elsewhere, listen to music, watch wedding processions stroll by,see a parade etc etc. It really is at the physical...More

Thank Kikoenmexico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to SMA for Day of the Dead. The Jardin is very lively. You see the gigante munecas there, hear music, dine well, nice shops, and people watch.

Thank judithp556
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of American visitors and expatriates mixed in with the locals. If you go on Halloween take tons of candy the little kids are so cute.

Thank Dietitianwest
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a good area to visit , there is nice shopping and good food nearby. A very beautiful church is located in the town square. The drawback was that we were in town or a weekend and it was extremely crowded, so it seems...More

Thank burls1
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Dont miss El Jardin (Zocalo) see my review of Parroquia for more info. you won't regret time spent here on any day

Thank LaloSMA
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Beautiful garden with many cafes and restaurants surrounding the square. Great view of the main church, St. Michael.

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

This was totally unexpected That so close to the city these is this hidden nature walk. It’s a good 2.5 mike walk through the fauna and down to the reservoir. The views are incredible and we didn’t see another person the whole 90 min. This...More

Thank luke g
Reviewed October 14, 2018

I love El Jardin. It is just a beautiful place with artists and good restaurants. The air pollution is awful due to the cars without any pollution control equipment. It really had a negative impact on my asthma, but this is a lovely city.

Thank Ann W
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Response from Panamajoe2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there must be as I talked to someone on a rental bike yesterday at the Mirador. Just google bicycle rentals.
January 31, 2017|
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Sorry. Can't. My friend bought one and remarked it was surprisingly cheap though.
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Response from Sandandsun29 | Reviewed this property |
It is totally doable . The cobblestone streets and sidewalks are narrow but accessible