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International Film Festival, Magic Alamos AC

The International Film Festival, Magic Alamos (FICAM) is a non-profit festival, whose main objective is to share the world new expressions of film art, with an emphasis on documentaries and inspired Sonora border regions of northern Mexico. Also encourage and celebrate the work of independent filmmakers inspired from Mexico and Latin America. Through the power [...]

30 Festival Cultural Alfonso Ortiz Tirado 2014

30 Cultural Festival Alfonso Ortiz Tirado 2014: Three decades of spreading the beauty of operatic singing.

Hacienda de los Santos is for Lovers

Hacienda de los Santos delivers sophisticated service and modern amenities in a romantic setting. It takes a little extra effort for romance-minded travelers to make it all the way to Hacienda de los Santos, a resort in the foothills of the Western Sierra Madre mountain range, but the rewards are worth it. First of all, [...]

(Español) Hacienda de los Santos del desierto, lo mejor

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La Purisima de Concepcion Cathedral

Here is a fabulous slide show of the ‘La Purisima de Concepcion’ cathedral in Alamos. This film was created by Anders Tomlinson who has been photographing Alamos for many years and arguably may have the world’s largest collection of high quality images of the village. To see more of Anders wonderful work visit his ‘Alamos-Sonora-Mexico, [...]

Frances Shultz Blog

Hacienda de los Santos – Mexico As promised, here is the exquisite Hacienda de los Santos in Alamos, Mexico, where we visited during New Year’s. In case you missed, here is Thursday’s Mexico Part 1. We did not stay at the Hacienda but the lovely owners are friends and we ate there every night. It [...]

Mexico’s Splendid Sonora

Alamos, a sleepy colonial town hidden in a vast Mexican desert, conjures magic and beauty for SHARON SPENCE LIEB. By Australian Times on 17 April, 2012   // // ]]> SONORA, Mexico’s second largest state, takes her time in revealing her treasures. Arriving in Hermasillo, ‘The City of the Sun’, we spend an inspiring afternoon at the world class [...]