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Joseph Toone Tours

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Walking tour

Great tour with a wealth of information. The combination of the native and Catholic beliefs was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Linda M
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Gladstone, Missouri, United States
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A Real Cultural Tour of San Miguel

We are new to San Miguel and wanted to learn more about the underlying culture of this place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Randy K
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Enjoy the best selling and award winning author, Joseph Toone, of the San Miguel de Allende Secrets book series on history, holidays, traditions and living here. Toone is San Miguel's resident expert making sure you understand why we do what we do...more
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San Miguel de Allende 37729, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great tour with a wealth of information. The combination of the native and Catholic beliefs was fascinating. Joseph is very knowledgeable.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are new to San Miguel and wanted to learn more about the underlying culture of this place. Joseph was the perfect guide for us. His relaxed and nuanced delivery of the story of SMA was great. His true love for San Miguel shines. No...More

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the neighborhood tour and it was fantastic. Joseph is a wealth of knowledge on the local history and culture. He took us through parts of town that I otherwise wouldn’t have explored and would have missed out on seeing a beautiful and non-tourist...More

Thank mcf96
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far one of the best tours we have ever taken. Joseph was not only very knowable, but fun to be with. We highly recommend taking a tour with him.

Thank Quailbird4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joseph quickly figured out what interested us the most and focused on that. He kept a lively pace and showed us tiny details that we would have easily missed without him. Loved his sense of humor!! Learned so much!! Would gladly take other tours with...More

Thank Celia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best tours I've ever had. Different from other tours in that Joseph shares his knowledge about the culture and history as only one can do after living for so long in San Miguel. You won't be disappointed. Highly recommended.

Thank Daniela T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our two hour walking tour with Joseph Toone. Joseph is extremely knowledgeable and he makes history come to life with his stories and great sense of humor. It was the perfect activity for our first morning in San Miguel and we kept...More

Thank LAFIdaho
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Understanding a little of the history and culture of San Miguel de Allende will deepen your love for this place whether you're here for a few days or a few years. Joseph shares important facts with entertaining anecdotes and a warm and welcoming sense of...More

Thank rdetata
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We choose Joseph's tour hoping to get a mix of cultural, historical, and architectural summary of Saint Miguel de Allende. Instead we got a walking tour of Saints with some historical context. While we really appreciated Joseph's extensive knowledge of Catholicism, we found that we...More

Thank mitchelpeterson
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Mr. Toone is personable, & very knowledgeable about the history of San Miguel. It was a delightful experience.

Thank Bonnie S
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Ezra V
28 June 2018|
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Response from DSL70 | Reviewed this property |
20ish?
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sassafrashawaii
5 May 2018|
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Response from Joseph_Toone | Property representative |
Whoops, I just re-discovered this Q and A section. I give tours daily, no problem. Are you still here? I've a cemetery tour on Saturday. Joseph
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tjbtrip
6 April 2018|
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Response from Joseph_Toone | Property representative |
Amazon or at local San Miguel book stores. Plus I always have some on me!
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