City Portrait

Soak up the city’s magic like a native

City Portrait

This Mesoamerican capital’s old-world charm, incredible architecture, and buzzing food scene are just a quick flight away


With its cobblestoned streets, colonial architecture, and ever-growing creative class, this Mexican mountain city—an expat enclave since the 1940s—continues to bewitch Southern travelers

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Find Southern charm in this Mexican mountain city


From modern Mexican cuisine to a luxe rooftop bar with panoramic views, a guide to soaking in San Miguel


Tequila’s country cousin may be the new hip spirit these days. But in the dusty Mexican landscape outside Oaxaca, it’s a tradition with very deep roots

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Food & Drink

Ingredients, patience, and age-old technique combine for a Mexican tradition