(September 20-25, 2001)
Our first visit
to this "city in the mountains" was warmly received by the Mexican
was a unique experience for the ladies and they all hope for TLC's
quick return. The gentlemen stayed in the Howard Johnson Hotel in
central Monterrey. The hotel is located next to the MacroPlaza, a
mile long pedestrian-only street lined with restaurants and shops
of all types. The social events were attended by nearly 400 Mexican
women. Our first Monterrey engagement was announced prior to our Sunday
luncheon. The Sunday luncheon was held at Bacchus restaurant in the
area known as "Barrio Antiguo" or the old neighborhood.
It is the oldest neighborhood in Monterrey with many of the old homes
having been remodeled to serve as restaurants, clubs or art galleries.
Nearly half of our gentlemen clients drove or took a bus from the