Cityscape

Is San Miguel de Allende Less Safe Than a Year Ago?

Is San Miguel de Allende less safe than a year ago? Sadly, yes. At least 68 homicides were committed during the first half of...
Businessmen shaking hands

Sometimes Real Estate Transactions in Mexico Go Bad

Sometimes real estate transactions in Mexico go bad. And they can go bad in ways an American or Canadian might never imagine.When you buy...
Street in San Miguel de Allende

The Hippie Area of San Miguel de Allende

Now that I live in the San Miguel de Allende of Bentleys and 10,000 sq. ft. houses, the San Miguel often called the most...
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel in San Miguel de Allende

The San Antonio Colonia of San Miguel de Allende

In the last 50 years, San Miguel de Allende’s growth has transformed the city from a small town to a bustling tourist destination of...
Panoramic view of San Miguel de Allende

My Things Have Changed in San Miguel de Allende

My things have changed in San Miguel de Allende in the last 50 years. Most visitors are shocked to learn what the developed area...
Courtyard in San Miguel de Allende

The Story Behind the Fat Mermaid and the Skinny Coyote

I have been so delighted by the favorable response to my first blog post…muchas gracias! But it left people wondering about the story behind...
Courtyard in San Miguel de Allende

Lifestyle and Real Estate in San Miguel de Allende

Hola and welcome to my new blog, “Life Between the Fat Mermaid and Skinny Coyote.” I’ll be writing about the lifestyle and real estate...