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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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A gem outside Monterrey

A very short ride away from Monterrey, this quaint little colonial town has been rescued from oblivion and offers a lot of restaurants, places to stay or just nice little cobbled... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Romex-Romex
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very short ride away from Monterrey, this quaint little colonial town has been rescued from oblivion and offers a lot of restaurants, places to stay or just nice little cobbled streets to walk during a weekend. Parking is not easy to find, but not terrible either. Hilltop "mirador" (sightseeing) offers a gorgeous view over the whole valley and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Great architecture around downtown area. This town has a lot to explore and it next to a major road, easy access. You will need a couple of hours to see the area. The downtown area has many restaurants to choose from. Don't miss out on the overlook at the top of the hill behind the church. The lake is not... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

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

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Matamoros, Mexico
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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 

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Thank MiguelHernandezP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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.

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

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.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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109 reviews
31 attraction reviews
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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 

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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.

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Thank CMoDel
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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

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Thank Marisol L
Monterrey
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177 reviews
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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.

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