"Gateway to Mexico" Top 5 Page for this destination McAllen by el_ruso

McAllen Travel Guide: 44 reviews and 68 photos

This small city is on a border with Mexico. It is clean, quiet and efficient, and full of shoppers from Mexico.

You can stroll the palm tree-lined streets of the downtown...

or shop along with thousands of Mexican tourists.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:clean, nice and quiet
  • Cons:not much to see
  • In a nutshell:gateway to Mexico
  • Last visit to McAllen: Jul 2001
  • Intro Written Mar 7, 2005
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  • Feb 2, 2009 at 4:24 PM

    I really don't understand what you were trying to say about the mexican people on the McAllen comentaries, is it on a good way?


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