"The city of the mountains"
The Metropolitan City of Our Lady of Monterrey was founded on September 20, 1596 by Don Diego de Montemayor.
The first inhabitants of the city of Monterrey added 34, which since its foundation was the capital of the New Kingdom of León and municipal seat
Monterrey is located in a privileged location in the north of the country.
Just 2 hours from the border with the United States and interconnected with highways to the center of the country and other direct arteries to the most important cities.
The Monterrey Metropolitan Area groups a total of 4.7 million inhabitants, being 91% of the total population of the state of Nuevo León.
This places it in the third most populous in Mexico, after CDMX and Guadalajara in the state of Jalisco.
People born in Monterrey are called "REGIOS". or "SIGN UP"
It is currently classified as the second most economically important city in the country. Being Mexico City number one.
Monterrey is characterized by its industrial activity and administration of large corporations of Mexican companies and
At present, the most practiced sport is Soccer Soccer, being that 30 years ago it was Baseball.
The city of Monterrey is represented nationally and internationally by its best teams.
His hobby is classified as "The Best of Mexico".
Within the gastronomy of Monterrey, the following dishes stand out:
- The baby goat
- R's Barbecue is
- The Crushed with Egg
- The Pig's Sado
And its typical sweets based on cow's and goat's milk. Like the delicious "Glorias de Linares".
Among the cravings of preference for the royals are:
- Red Tostadas with homemade sauce
- The water or milk buns
- Elotes in glass or whole
- The Yukis with natural flavors
- The Sabalitos very cold.
- The Russians
Throughout the state of Nuevo León, large groups have emerged that stand out throughout the country and some others have transcended borders around the world.
The most listened to genres are:
- Northern music
- Redoba and Chotis
- Texan music from the south of the USA.
- Vallenata music (royal style)
- Urban music
Monterrey is home to the best concerts and festivals in Mexico, such as:
- Tecate Pal 'North
- Machaca Fest
- Beyond Wonderland
- Wish Outdoor
- Metal Fest
- Hellow Festival
And other top-notch shows.
In Monterrey and its metropolitan area, there are more than 13 Shopping Centers, where products of the most recognized brands worldwide are offered.
Likewise, more than 50 cinemas are concentrated in the state of Nuevo León.
There is a METRO system with 3 lines that interconnect the axes of the metropolitan area. And TRANSMETRO transport that extends branches to all colonies.
As well as a linear ground system of preferred lane, called ECOVIA.
These transport systems work from 4:00 am to 12:00 am
Counting on 2 airports, one Local and the other International. It has air connectivity to the most important cities in the world.
These are some of the airlines:
The city offers tourists different destinations, among which the following stand out:
- Extreme adventure
- Rivers and waterfalls
- Mountains and hiking
And personalized tours based on the visitor's taste.
The tourism sector in Nuevo León has been developing in recent years.
Receiving a large number of people from all over the world who visit our city for different reasons such as:
- For work
- By tournaments
Monterrey is called "The city of the mountains" in the national territory.
Due to the great mountain formations of the Sierra Madre Oriental.
The hills that stand out the most are:
"The hill of the chair"
"The hill of the mitres"
"The hill of the small mole"
"The hill of the friar"
In the state of Nuevo León there are different ecosystems ranging from warm