Colonial San Miguel de Allende, in the gorgeous central Mexican state of Guanajuato, is a cultural haven for holidaymakers wanting more than just a great tan. With baroque architecture, picturesque callejones, and an eclectic mix of world cuisines available to sample, it lends itself to casual afternoon strolls and relaxed exploration. Complement this chilled-out vibe with a leisurely afternoon coffee at one of the best coffee spots in San Miguel.
Cafe La Ventana
Literally translating to “The Window Cafe,” Cafe La Ventana has the rather quirky option of ordering your coffee through the window directly from the street, mainly because they don’t have an actual door. This may seem rather passé if you’re partial to a Starbucks drive-thru, but cute touches like this make Cafe La Ventana so popular. Cafe La Ventana uses organic beans from Chiapas.
Address & telephone number: Diez de Sollano 11, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, +52 415 154 7728
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