Monterrey, Mexico

By Gabitha & Melissa

The City of Mountains

Monterrey is the city capital of Nuevo Leon estado (state), which is part of northeastern Mexico. It is also the 3rd largest city in Mexico.This city is located at the bottom of the Sierra Madre mountains. The city is home to about 4 million residents. One popular attraction in monterrey is cerro de la silla or in english "saddle hill". Many visitors call this place "breath taking". This is also one of the mountains responsible for Monterrey being known as "the city of mountains". This is the perfect place for somone who loves climbing and hiking.Monterrey is a beautiful city, has amazing mountains, and a colorful history. It is a picture perfect city.