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Pueblo de Santiago

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Address: Carretera Federal No. 85 | 36 Km. al sureste de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
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A touristy town with cobbled streets and colonial buildings.

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Very charming mexican town

Very nice small town, with Mexican architecture and peaceful narrow streets. The town is in the middle of hills and very close to the big mountains of the Sierra Madre Oriental... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 13, 2015
Matamoros, Mexico

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Frankfurt, Germany
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124 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you are looking for a smalelr town outside of Monterrey come here to get something to eat. They offer breakfast, lunch and dinner in various restaurants and it's a nice break from the city bustle

Thank matrask
Matamoros, Mexico
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Very nice small town, with Mexican architecture and peaceful narrow streets. The town is in the middle of hills and very close to the big mountains of the Sierra Madre Oriental. There are several restaurants with very authentic regional and Mexican food. They sell delicious ice cream and corn cake on the shops around the main square and the church.... More 

Thank MiguelHernandezP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Not really touristy by itself, but it is good to spend a Sunday morning. It is a good on-route option if you go to Cola de Caballo.

Thank marioeee
Madrid, Spain
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97 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

The "Plaza Central" is really pretty, the Plazuela del Mirador has a beautiful sight to the Presa Rodrigo Gomez. People are nice and everything around is very ordered and clean.

1 Thank Isabel P
Monterrey, Mexico
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109 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Santiago is by far the most beautiful town in Nuevo Leon. It is close to Monterrey and has many close by attractions, from La Boca Lake to Horsetail Falls there is plenty to see and do. You can easily enjoy a weekend there or visit for the day. Great local food, nice places to walk or if you like extreme... More 

Thank Javo73
Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Not only you will find the amazing views, green mountains and colorful houses... Santiago also has great restaurants, ice cream shops and La Boca Lake to spend an afternoon in a boat.

Thank CMoDel
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Its a unique place in Nuevo Leon that anybody its allowed to miss when visiting Monterrey... there is gastronomic cucine that is sooo delicious... you can go to the mountain or you can visit the principal church .... wherever you are there will be something that takes your whole atention

Thank Marisol L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This is a small city outside Monterrey. It is somehow a colonial city, has restaurants, small stores and places to sit. You can visit the church.

Thank Zazyl
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This community has made an excellent effort to undertake tasteful, characteristic renovations. Good, sophisticated dining options.

Thank James B
San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Magic town. Beautiful mexican town in the north of Mexico, in the state of Nuevo Leon, 20 minutes away from Monterrey, very good restaurants and charming people.

1 Thank alexsep

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