Joseph Toone Tours

Historical and Culture Walking Tours of San Miguel de Allende

Joseph Toone

Historical Neighborhoods of San Miguel

Explore San Miguel de Allende’s oldest neighborhoods set aside by the Spanish for the indigenous (Centro was for the Spanish). We’ll climb up and up, off the beaten paths,  to enjoy panoramic views of the… continue reading Historical Neighborhoods of San Miguel

Cemetery Tour: Day of the Dead and the Afterlife

Explore San Miguel de Allende’s oldest and still active cemetery to enjoy: Why SMA is the epicenter for both the cult of the cross and witchcraft How we bring back the deceased for yet one… continue reading Cemetery Tour: Day of the Dead and the Afterlife

Botanical Gardens with Sunset Views

Explore San Miguel de Allende’s large botanical garden known for its exceptional display of cacti and over 200 acres of walking paths. Then gambol a narrow bridge and through fields to enjoy a pleasant walk… continue reading Botanical Gardens with Sunset Views

Region:  Atoltonilco Guide:  Joseph Toone

Silver, Oreos and Nancy Sinatra’s Boots

My favorite tour is rare opportunity exploring living history on the north-south trade route for over 300 years, cloistered life, where the Revolution for Spain started, Eartha Kitt’s favorite pottery and “these boots are made… continue reading Silver, Oreos and Nancy Sinatra’s Boots

The Shrine to Guadalupe

Walking just outside of town we will visit the boys’ orphanage that is home to the official shrine to Guadalupe for the area. Next door is a museum dedicated to the life of the founder… continue reading The Shrine to Guadalupe