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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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Stunning magic town!

Went there on the first days of November and the whole town had the Dia de Muertos decoration and it was fabulous. The town was packed, the atmosphere was incredible, the food was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on the first days of November and the whole town had the Dia de Muertos decoration and it was fabulous. The town was packed, the atmosphere was incredible, the food was just amazing. We loved that place!

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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an awsome little town very close from Monterrey area. Santiago has great restaurants and a very romantic downtown, with narrow streets, and great views.

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Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Santiago is a beautiful, colorful and a very clean town. Take a walk around to experience its atmosphere. From downtown there is an access to an area where the sight is spectacular. Both to the mountain ranges and to Presa la Boca.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great place for peace and tranquility, the look around walk, go into the chapel and enjoy the homemade ice cream.

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Laredo, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

If you're in Monterrey, Mexico for a few days, try to get to Villa de Santiago, preferably on a Sunday for a taste of Old Mexico. You need to visit the Main Plaza in front of the town's church on the hill. You may be treated to music in the Plaza or a "fair" where venders are selling traditional toys,... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is the favorite destination of the Regios (people from Monterrey). Usually it is really crowded during the weekends but it is worth it. It have a great lookout where you can see Presa de la Boca (Boca Damn) and part of the town. It has a little plaza and a lovely church. It has a lovely architecture all around... More 

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San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is a small beautiful town about half an hour away from Monterrey, with a nice square and streets but specially good food, you should totally visit for the morning if you have time in Monterrey.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit with friends and family. Love the new restaurants and bars. The Saturday night sounds are great.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

If you have the chance to go to la carretera like we call the way to go away from the busy city to la presa de la boca lake, you need to stop in la Villa de Santiago its a Magical Mexican Villa you can go also to la casa de la abuela and you better try this corn bread... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

The church is fairly typical of many smaller churches in Mexico however this one has magnificent town and mountain views. Excellent condition inside and out.

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