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Barrio Antiguo, Monterrey

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Historic Walking Area Tourist Spot
Barrio Antiguo is located in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico, next to the Governor's Palace and the Macroplaza. It is Monterrey's oldest area of town and was the heartbeat of cosmopolitan lifestyle, which included many hotels, museums, hypnotic dance clubs, international cuisine, unique architecture with inside patios and hip, artistic nightlife. The Barrio Antiguo was regarded as the center of Monterrey's nightlife before the insecurity caused by the drug cartels.VenuesAntrópolisCafé IguanaIbex Rock BarLa Galería CaféManausMcMullen's Irish PubMonasterioNeukenCasa MorelosNovumNueva LunaRivieraTrece BarClandestinoArt ClubLa Tumba And many more clubs and bars.
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  • Walking around the neighborhood with a camera (during the day) is a great way to take in the surroundings without feeling rushed or out of place. It's more crowded at night and there are plenty of opp...  more »
  • This place is booming with bars again after the city became un safe. As in every big city, watch out for pick pockets and try to walk in places where there are others walking. Very nice and lively pla...  more »
  • They have a bar for every style of person and every personality. Romantic places like Tres Lunas are my favorite, which is more of a cafe. Bars are fun at night, a great place to drink with friends!  more »
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  • A variety of vegetarian restaurants nearby.
  • I loved the concept, 10/10, more places as well, very chingon floor of pebbles.
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  • The streets have a unique charm... some cafes and a "tianguis", so it tells them to markets, special, varied... antiques and things well kitch.
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  • The Cultural space of the district, is an independent cultural centre ideal for expressions artistic, art workshops, put in scene, storytelling, music, singing, poetry, etc and whose objectives are:-to promote art and culture in the old quarter. -Promote new values – bring the family.
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  • Good choice
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