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Festival of Leaves

Autumn in San Miguel de Allende isn’t spectacular with changes in the foliage, but in southeastern Oklahoma leaves do change, color bursts from the hills, and brilliance dots shorelines. See more Festival of Leaves 2022 at https://lingeringvisions.wordpress.com/2022/10/20/festival-of-leaves-2022-week-5-a-patchwork-orange/. Scenes from Oklahoma

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Parades and Celebrations

It’s been a week of celebrations in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.  And in San Miguel, a celebration always includes parades, fireworks, crowds, color, and family gatherings. This year was no exception after two years of skipping all the festivities except firecrackers. Mexicans have a ‘thing’ about loud bangers set off in the middle of… Continue reading Parades and Celebrations

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Flower Galore

The 66th annual flower show, Feria de la Candelaria, was on full display this week in San Miguel de Allende, and it was breathtaking. More than 100 vendors lined the walkways of Parque Juarez, the most calming and beautiful park in this part of Mexico, and that is my personal opinion shared by most of… Continue reading Flower Galore

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Golden Walls in San. Miguel

I decided to show the abundance of the color gold used in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Street art, street addresses, street lights with horse water spouts, and of course, the ever blooming flowers depict the warmth found in this lovely city. All these are part of the photo challenge issued by Travel Talk as… Continue reading Golden Walls in San. Miguel

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Locos Abound

To say I’ve missed certain things during this year-plus of Covid 19 shutdown is an under statement. Prior to the pandemic, life happened in the streets of San Miguel de Allende. Parades, festivals, fiestas, holiday celebrations all took to the streets to acknowledge the Mexican sense of fun, playfulness, and traditions. Music, laughter, crowds, colors,… Continue reading Locos Abound