San Ángel

San Ángel

by Ciudad de México Sotheby´s International Realty

San Angel, often distinguished for its unique rural setting and bustling weekend markets, is a peaceful rustic settlement away from Mexico City’s urban metropolis. The town is picturesque, serene and is full of culturally important sites that intrigue most visitors to Ciudad de México.

The cobblestone streets lined with small local cafes and white-clothed restaurants, old colonial buildings that are today’s upscale boutique hotels, and bougainvillea-adorned small homes dating back to the colonial period can only be witnessed in San Ángel. Throughout the city, there are many 17th century homes, buildings, and churches that offer an insight into the rich history of the colonial era.

The neighborhoods feature several art galleries, charming artisan markets and the colorful Saturday bazaar quite popular among shoppers. For a detailed perceptivity of México lifestyle, one should spend time exploring the history of San Angel. The thriving San AngelCiudad de México is, after all, a cultural epicenter of the region.

Because of the booming México real estate scene in Ciudad de México, the demand for new homes and apartments is on a rise, especially among buyers looking for desire living México options. With an excellent real estate investment México opportunity, San Angel also ranks high on the list of Sotheby’s destinations México for home buyers.

Tourists with an interest for historic attractions may embark on a tour at the Plaza San Jacinto, which is renowned for its fiery past connected to a bloody history. Plus, the site’s magnificent beauty is worth of your time exploring. The square also houses a church and a market. El Carmen Complex, a former monastery and a museum now, is a perfect site for history aficionados too. The La Casa del Risco, El Parque de la Bombilla and Central Library are other historic highlights of San Angel. This is basically the heart of the town, where locals and tourists often come for a pedestrian tour to witness the square, its many significant sites and a memorial plaque built to honor the fallen heroes during the Mexican-American war.

Bazaar Sábado, arguably the most popular weekend market in San Angel México, draws many avid shoppers and visitors alike. There are excellent shopping opportunities within the two floors of El Bazaar del Sábado, which offers small stalls of local vendors selling everything from fine jewelry to locally made crafts, woodworks, and ceramics. Artisans from all parts of rural Mexico come here to showcase their skills and unique styles. Some of the best artisan handmade potteries, paintings and crafts are sold here at this bazaar. Live performers, artists, and street dancers don’t miss a chance to entertain all patrons on the streets. A number of restaurants and cafes serve lip-smacking food for all the San Angel visitors and shoppers alike.

San Angel’s unique edifices interest many culture nomads interested in exploring México lifestyle. The town’s architecturally significant Museo Casa Estudio Diego Rivera is a hidden gem for San Angel Ciudad de México travelers who adore Frida Kahlo’s awe-inspiring work. Visitors come here to witness and appreciate the one-of-a-kind functional architecture by Frida Kahlo and to explore the museum that boasts a large number of unique displays.


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