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Address: San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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The city's crowded center plaza is located at the heart of the historic...

The city's crowded center plaza is located at the heart of the historic district.

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No trip to San Miguel is complete without seeing El Jardin

A busy, diverse, interesting, cultural, central park of the town, there's always something going on at all hours of the day. Everything and everybody in San Miguel gravitates to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Goderich, Canada
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Goderich, Canada
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A busy, diverse, interesting, cultural, central park of the town, there's always something going on at all hours of the day. Everything and everybody in San Miguel gravitates to El Jardin which is surrounded by some cafes that serve wonderful margaritas, a great place to people watch and soak in the atmosphere of SMA.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Jardin in San Miguel is a beautiful example of a living town square. We stopped by almost every evening, and we always found lots of activity. Multiple mariachi bands in elaborate costumes, of course. Break dancers. Several groups in elaborate pre-Columbian indigenous costumes, dancing to several sets of enormous and very loud drums. Every night was a party.

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New York City, New York
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Jardin is the central meeting place for tourists and local residents. It is a lovely, small park in the center square next to El Parroquia. When I first saw El Jardin I thought it looked a bit small and did not understand how such a place could be such an important part of SMA. Well, from the first time... More 

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Thank violin1644
Colorado
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well maintained 'park' across the street from the Parroquia. There are some street food vendors, a few Mariachi groups, roaming vendors. Grab your cuppa and enjoy!

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Victoria, Canada
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place to hang out, 7 days a week, facing the magnificent Parroquia. Weekends there seems to be something going every week - indigenous peoples' celebrations (dancing, drumming, fantastic costumes), concerts, performances, etc... There are always street vendors hawking their wares (most are very pleasant if you engage them, but may not speak much English), local and national... More 

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Perkins, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really loved El Jardin. It seemed like there was always something going on. Lots of people - singles, couples, families, vendors AND performers. We were there Tues, Wed and Thurs nights but you would have thought it was the weekend! It felt very safe - day and evening. Lots of places to sit, sit and eat or sit and... More 

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Thank OkieSusan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful views of the Parroquia, great place to hang out and watch people. Very central to everything

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's great to head to the hardiness any time just to hang out and people watch, but we love to watch the musicians. They are working hard, but having a good time and you can't help but get drawn into the fiesta mood. Come prepared with a favorite song request and enjoy the spectacle any night of the week, but... More 

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Billerica, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When the sun gets too hot, you can always find shade in the Jardin. It's a great meeting place and central to El Centro. Many local families gather here for a "nieve" and to enjoy the beauty.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice town park. There are restaurants there so you can sit outside and have coffee or a drink. Very pleasant

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