San Angel, Mexico City

Soak up the local culture and the welcoming atmosphere of San Angel, an old colonial neighborhood in the capital. Formerly a village, the district has been incorporated into the city, yet managed to retain its simple, dusty elegance and pokey cobblestone streets. Browse the stores and market stalls selling trinkets, fresh fruit and vegetables, and locally made clothes. A walk along the streets reveals several architectural highlights, including colonial-era churches with Baroque interiors and neoclassical mansions. Arrange to visit San Angel and other attractions in Mexico City using our Mexico City road trip tool.
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  • This is a wonderful colonial neighborhood that retains all of its historic charm. Lots to see and explore here. And, if you enjoy shopping, there are a plethora of shops to visit.  more »
  • This neighborhood in the South of Mexico city used to be a get away from the hustle and bustle of busy life in the distant past of Mexico Cty life. Now we can enjoy it's timeless beauty.  more »

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