Lakeside Guide to Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico

Mi México

At a Glance

This building, which today is a gift shop with clothes, shoes & jewelry, has seen many changes in its 500-year history.

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This building, now almost 500 years old, has seen a lot of residences over the years, though probably nothing much more than the foundation of the original building remains.

Today it is a gift and clothing shop with jewelry, ceramics, wooden kitchen items, shoes, and more.

Last updated April 26, 2019

Street View

Address

Morelos #8

Ajijic

HoursClosed Now

Mon10:00am -5:00pm
Tue10:00am -5:00pm
Wed10:00am -5:00pm
Thu10:00am -5:00pm
Fri10:00am -5:00pm
Sat10:00am -5:00pm
Sun11:00am -5:00pm

Phone

376-766-0133

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Photos of Mi México

The entrance of Mi México at Morelos #8 in Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico.

The entrance of Mi México at Morelos #8 in Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico.

Painted ashtrays, small plates and objects.

Painted ashtrays, small plates and objects.

Hand-painted ceramic Christmas ornaments.

Hand-painted ceramic Christmas ornaments.

Hand-painted ashtrays.

Hand-painted ashtrays.

Handpainted drink coasters.

Handpainted drink coasters.

Fine Art Photography of Lake Chapala

Cowboy Silhouette

Cowboy Silhouette

A cowboy demonstrates the precision of his lasso skills during an exhibition on the Day of the Cowboy in Ajijic, Mexico.

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Painted shot glasses, mugs, and crosses.

Painted shot glasses, mugs, and crosses.

Inside Mi México in Ajijc.

Inside Mi México in Ajijc.

Handpainted coffee and tea mugs.

Handpainted coffee and tea mugs.

Talavera bowls and dishes.

Talavera bowls and dishes.

Talavera bowls, dishes, teapots, pitchers, and plates.

Talavera bowls, dishes, teapots, pitchers, and plates.

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Wood cutting boards and trays.

Wood cutting boards and trays.

Metal and leather bracelets, necklaces and other jewelry.

Metal and leather bracelets, necklaces and other jewelry.

Copper bird earrings.

Copper bird earrings.

Beaded necklaces.

Beaded necklaces.

Beaded necklaces. The beads come from Indonesia and are created in Guadalajara.

Beaded necklaces. The beads come from Indonesia and are created in Guadalajara.

Beaded earrings.

Beaded earrings.

Inside Mi México in Ajijic, Mexico.

Inside Mi México in Ajijic, Mexico.

Metal sculptures of figurines performing common jobs such as cooking, teaching, dentistry.

Metal sculptures of figurines performing common jobs such as cooking, teaching, dentistry.

Metal figurines.

Metal figurines.

Don Quixote metal figurine.

Don Quixote metal figurine.

Fine Art Photography of Lake Chapala

Ismael's Molcajete

Ismael’s Molcajete

Ismael Sánchez displays his well-worn molcajete in the kitchen of his Ajijic home.

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Inside Mi México.

Inside Mi México.

Mi México has a large collection of San Miguel brand shoes.

Mi México has a large collection of San Miguel brand shoes.

San Miguel brand shoes.

San Miguel brand shoes.

San Miguel brand shoes.

San Miguel brand shoes.

Inside Mi México.

Inside Mi México.

A girl competes in a contest for best catrina dressed as a bride in the main plaza in Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos, Jalisco, Mexico.

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Hand embroidered black blouses with flower designs.

Hand embroidered black blouses with flower designs.

Pillows with Frida Kahlo designs.

Pillows with Frida Kahlo designs.

Leather coin purses.

Leather coin purses.

Glass shot glasses.

Glass shot glasses.

Wooden wine bottle holders.

Wooden wine bottle holders.

Wooden crosses and other wall decorations in the shape of hearts and hands.

Wooden crosses and other wall decorations in the shape of hearts and hands.

Inside Mi México.

Inside Mi México.

Clothes for sale include blouses and dresses.

Clothes for sale include blouses and dresses.

Rebozos, blouses and dresses.

Rebozos, blouses and dresses.

Decorated matchboxes.

Decorated matchboxes.

A girl competes in a contest for best catrina dressed as a bride in the main plaza in Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos, Jalisco, Mexico.

The Day of the Dead in Jalisco, Mexico

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Little angel and dove Christmas ornaments.

Little angel and dove Christmas ornaments.

There's a small garden in the back of the open area in the center, a common layout for older properties.

There's a small garden in the back of the open area in the center, a common layout for older properties.

Fine Art Photography of Lake Chapala

Tequila jimador

Tequila Jimador

A jimador uses a mule to transport freshly cut agave piñas from the field to the truck in an agave field in Arandas, Jalisco.

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