Santiago de Querétaro is the capital of the State Mexican namesake. Its strong economic growth added to its strategic geographical location and the beauty of the religious buildings of Baroque style and, perfectly preserved monuments, countless houses, they have earned to be recognized as one of the best cities to do business and live.
It city is differentiates also by its great tradition taurine, and has with two square of bulls: square of bulls Santa Maria and square of bulls province Juriquilla, likewise by its rich architecture colonial in which highlights the Temple of the cross; the Temple of San Felipe Neri and the Temple of Santa Rosa de Viterbo, which are fine examples of Baroque architecture in Mexico. In Querétaro is located the penalty of Bernal, that is considered the third monolith more big of the world. Rent a car and runs through this State, visit for example the delicious spas in Tequisquiapan, Alternatively, give you the opportunity to tour the cheese farms and vineyards that stretch across the Queretaro desert semi.
In pre-Hispanic times, Querétaro was inhabited by the chichimecas and Mexica being a relevant city to the Viceroyalty by its proximity to the city of Mexico, the city at the time of the colony was a site where miscegenation fused the customs, rituals and Spanish food with the native, thus creating some of the culinary delights of the target as: Querétaro gorditas barbecue lamb, the tile Atole with sunflower seeds, eggs of Ant with olive oil, chicken with mole, the corn bread, cheese and traditional Querétaro enchiladas are an example of the process of union of cultures.