Monterrey is the capital of Nuevo Leon state and one of the three cities of the country thanks to its thriving commercial and industrial activity, this city offers countless attractions include its architecture which combines the colonial style beautiful modernist buildings such as the Bishop’s Palace and the Museum of Contemporary Art, resulting in an interesting contrast. Around his Macroplaza, the heart of Monterrey, admire impressive civil and religious buildings as well as visiting museums in which collections are housed valuable testimony to the four centuries of its history. Nuevo Leon in Mexico.
In general the climate of Monterrey is very extreme by the standards of the country. In summer it can reach or exceed 40 degrees Celsius. The atmosphere of the “sultan of the north,” as he calls himself, is very dry. In cold winter weather can be lower by one to five degrees below the freezing point. Have been reported in a vulnerable population common in dehydration and even death by the intense heat and secondly also by intense cold.
In Monterey there are a variety of shopping centers such as: Galerias Valle Oriente, Plaza Fiesta San Agustin, Paseo San Pedro, Galerias Monterrey. The most exclusive boutiques and fashion houses of great designers like Louis Vuitton, Fendi, Christian Dior, Versace, Damiani, Salvatore Ferragamo, Ermenegildo Zegna and so on. They are in the Valley Zone (Calzada del Valle and Calzada San Pedro).
Do not hesitate to ask before going to shopping centers. But if you are looking for the folklore of the markets, and the routes used items rich regional culture, do not miss “The Bridge flea Pope.” This market is on the river bed (almost dry) Santa Catarina, which runs from west to east the metropolis. There you can find the most unique products, food of the most diverse, and promotions at very low cost. Something that no visitor should miss eccentric.