Monday, June 30, 2014

San Miguel de Allende in February 2015!!! Let's Go!!

Hello Everybody!!

Mark your calendars and start saving your buckaroos!  Let's go to San Miguel de Allende together in February!!  Where else would you want to be during the month of LOVE but the beautiful and oh so colorful town of San Miguel de Allende.  Jim West of Scrapmaps has planned a GRANDE time for us and I've got a FANTASTIC project that's just going to be MAGNIFICO!!

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Here's the rundown of the awesome activities for the week...

FEBRUARY 14-20, 2015

Package Includes

Round-Trip airfare from Houston, first-class hotel accommodations, all sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary, all taxes, most meals, This tour is personally escorted by The Gentleman Crafter JIM HANKINS and Sew Many Places founder, JIM WEST!


Saturday February 14th
Today we will fly from Houston to GUANAJUATO, MEXICO. Upon our arrival we will be met by our tour escort, Jim West, who will take us to our coach for our drive to SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. Upon our arrival at our lovely boutique hotel, we will check in and relax. Tonight we will all gather for a special “welcome dinner” and Jim will introduce our special guest instructor, Jim Hankins, The Gentleman Crafter. D

 Sunday February 15th

Following a delicious breakfast, we will walk into the central part of San Miguel de Allende. It will be a leisurely stroll as we visit special places and enjoy the colors and cultural part of the city. Bring your cameras, there are great photograph opportunities around every corner. Everyone will have time for lunch on our own before we meet back at the hotel for an afternoon class with Jim. Tonight is free for you to enjoy the city on your own. B

 Monday February 16th

This morning following breakfast, we will drive to the Aurora Arts and Crafts Marketplace where we will be inspired with many art galleries and shops displaying the work of local artisans. From here we will drive to DOLORES HIDALGO. Upon our arrival into town, our first stop will be at a Talavera Tile and Ceramic Factory to see how these regional ceramics are made. Our next stop will be lunch at a traditional “carnitas” restaurant. Following lunch we will travel to the city center where we can enjoy a delicious ice cream that comes in a variety of unusual flavors. We will return to our hotel later in the afternoon where the remainder of the evening is at your leisure. B, L


Tuesday February 17th
This morning following breakfast we will drive a short distance from our hotel to the local market where we will have an opportunity to shop for all kinds of designer goods at a fraction of their retail value. We will return to our hotel in the early afternoon where Jim will provide another special workshop for all of us to enjoy. Tonight we will walk into town and have dinner at a local restaurant. B, D

Wednesday February 18th
After a delicious breakfast, we will drive to the city of GUANAJUATO. Our tour guide will show us some of the highlights of the city before we are on our own to have lunch and shop in many of the specialty shops. We will return to our hotel in the middle of the afternoon. Tonight is free for you to enjoy San Miguel de Allende on your own. B

Thursday February 19th
This morning after breakfast we will have one final workshop with Jim. This afternoon will be free for last minute souvenirs, an appointment for a massage or to walk around the town enjoying all the sights and sounds San Miguel de Allende has to offer. This evening we will all meet for a special “farewell dinner” as we bring our tour to a close. B, D

Friday February 20th
Today after breakfast we will check out of our hotel and drive to the airport in Guanajuato for our flight back to HOUSTON. B
I hope you consider coming!  It's going to be GRANDE!
Make it awesome! Adios Amigos!!!
The Gentleman Crafter


  1. Can't wait to go!! I've heard so many good things about San Miguel from friends who loved it there so much they went back every year for many years. LOVE the photo of you and Cesar here and on FB!!

  2. Wow, this sounds like a dream come true!

  3. Hola! Looks like a wonderful trip.

  4. If I can find a roomie I just might go....perfect time to get away from home and the SNOW!


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