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Querétaro is a state in central Mexico. Its capital is the city of Santiago de Querétaro, although in general parlance the name "Querétaro" is used for both the city and the state. The name is thought to come from the Otomí language meaning "the great ball game" or from the Tarasco Queretaro Mexicolanguage and have the definition of "place of stones". Querétaro is the crossroads of Mexico, since the highways that connect Northeastern, Western and Central Mexico join here, Querétaro is bordered to the north by the state of San Luis Potosí, to the west by Guanajuato, to the east by Hidalgo, to the southeast by the state of México, and to the southwest by Michoacán. Queretaro is split into 18 municipalities and each one of them has its own tourism resources that they invite to enjoy a rest depending on their pleasures, climate or landscapes. The state is heavily mountainous, notably in the Sierra Gorda and the Sierra Queretana. The area between the two is composed of numerous valleys and usually low peaks. There is a wide array of climates, mainly due to elevation. Following the Köppen climate classification, there are nine climate types, the most widespread being semiarid and temperate....
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Santiago de Querétaro is the capital city of the Mexican state of Querétaro. It was founded in 1531. Its historic centre is a World Heritage Site. Querétaro has always been an important economic outpost in Mexico, since it is conveniently located on the main trade routes from Mexico City to the United States and to Central and Western Mexico.....
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The city has become a good place for tourists to visit, mainly because of the beauty of the historic center. A walk at night in its narrow streets and alleys is a beautiful experience that makes people remember the long struggle for the Mexican independence that began here, as well as the ancient legends that have spread generation after generation by its very proud inhabitants...
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Restaurants & Nightlife in Queretaro, Mexico

Queretaro Restaurants
Enjoy tasty street tacos as well as amzing mexican cuisine at some of the finest restaurants in Mexico. Other dishes include American, Italian, French and other delightful delacacies...
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Queretaro offers lodgings to fit any budget big or small, from upscale boutique hotels in the city's colonial center to modern corporate-style hotels on the city's fringes, Queretaro has a wealth of various hotels and lodging choices....
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