Curious Traveler

Curious San Miguel de Allende

01/18/2019 | 25m 6s

How did this UNESCO town in Mexico get such a curious name? And what does the Mexican Hairless Dog have to do with it? Why are there so many grand mansions in such a small town? What do postcards have to do with its soaring Gothic church? Why is there an art school in a former convent? And how did San Miguel de Allende become an art colony?

Aired: 01/18/19

Expires: 10/05/20

Rating: TV-G

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