San Miguel de Allende was also a critical epicenter during the historic Chichimeca War (1540-1590) where the Chichimeca Confederation defeated the Spanish Empire in the initial colonization war.
Today, the town is a proclaimed World Heritage Site attracting thousands of tourists and new residents from abroad every year.
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The extinct Sierra Negra volcano to the southwest has a summit elevation of 4,640 m (15,223 ft) above sea level; while not as lofty as Pico de Orizaba, it is also one of Mexico?
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Shadows accentuate several features of the Pico de Orizaba stratovolcano visible in this photograph from the International Space Station.
The 300-meter-deep summit crater is clearly visible against surrounding ice and snow cover at center.
Part of the trans-Mexican volcanic belt, Colima is actually a melding of two volcanoes, the older Nevado de Colima to the north and the younger, historically active Volcan de Colima to the south.