Monterrey is an important commerce center in northern Mexico. Although the Episcopal Palace and The Museum of Mexican History are located in Monterrey, there is a good deal of modern architecture and contemporary culture.

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What type of money does Monterrey use?

The peso is the currency of Mexico. The symbol used for the peso is "$", which is sometimes annotated Mex$ to distinguish from U.S. dollars. The current ISO 4217 code for the peso is MXN; prior to the 1993 revaluation (see below), the code "MXP" was used. The peso is subdivided into 100 centavos, represented by "¢". The name peso means weight in Spanish.

Is monterrey dangerous?

Well it depends where in the city you are, what time of day and what you are doing. If you come as a tourist you may never see or hear anything strange or dangerous or maybe you are unlucky, get involved in a shootout and granade attacks in the streets, which is quite common these days (2010).

Lets say the probability you face violence or get involved involuntarily is much higher than in cities abroad of the same size. Ten years ago this city was much safer than comparable cities in the U.S. Now, scenarios have changed. People who don' t want to change (adapt) to the situation or nervous, frightened people should stay out of Monterrey.

What is the distance between Panama City Panama to Monterrey Mexico?

Both cities are 2838 Km (1764 mi) apart from each other, on a straight line.

How do you get a phone directory for Nuevo Laredo Mexico?

what is the telephone area code in international long distance to nuevo

Laredo Mexico/

To dial Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico from the US, dial 011-52-678, then the 7 digit phone number.

What spanish is spoken in monterrey Mexico?

Latin American (Mexican) Spanish is spoken in Monterrey, Mexico. It subtly differs from Castilian Spanish, mostly in vocabulary and pronunciation. The clearest difference is the second-person pronoun, which is used as usted/ustedesin Mexico, while it is used as vos/vosotros in Spain.

What team is better America or chivas?

chivas rocks America sucks so so so so so so so so so so so bad

What is the distance between Mexico City and Monterrey Mexico?

The total distance from Mexico City, Mexico to Monterrey, Mexico is 435 miles as the crow flies. This is equivalent to 701 kilometers or 378 nautical miles.

How long does it take to get to Monterrey from Colorado?

Driving distance is 1,891 kilometers (1,175 miles) over a 21-hour, non-stop drive.

What are the major imports of Monterrey Mexico?

Steel mill products, agricultural machinery, electrical equipment, repair parts for motor vehicles and aircraft parts.

What are some of the highlights from the Monterrey soccer team?

It has some great soccer players, such as Humberto Suazo, Luis Perez, among others. It has won the Mexican league twice, and has one championship in the CONCACAF. Red and White are its representing colors, and its stadium is called the Tecnologico.

What kind of biome is monterrey nuevo leon Mexico?

Monterrey has a semi-arid climate (Köppen BSh). Its weather is warm in spring and autumn, extremely hot in the summer, and can reach 42 °C (107 °F) and overnight lows of 25 °C (77 °F). Winters are short and mild. The average January high is 20 °C (68 °F) and the average low in January is 10 °C (50 °F); however, temperatures below freezing are rare.

How many miles is it from san antonio Texas to monterrey Mexico?

Road distance is 484 kilometers (301 miles) over a 5-hour, non-stop drive.

What is Monterrey famous for?

Monterrey Mexico is famous for it's business. It's like a mini NY or Chicago.

What is monterrey cheese?

A mildly flavoured cheese, similar to Edam, sometimes known as "Monterey Jack"