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Oaxaca!! 17 Nov 2014

We made it onto the flight to Oaxaca – I tell you – Interjet airline is the bomb. Loaded on time, lift off on time, big seats (compared to Air Canada) – a quick beverage of any kind, along with snacks, refills, and boom – touchdown in Oaxaca. 808 more words


Atzompa! Uncovering the newest digs in Oaxaca...

When you tell people who know Mexico you went to Oaxaca they always ask if you saw Monte Alban and Mitla. For years, those two ancient sites have been seen as the ultimate Zapotec places to visit.  339 more words


Monte Alban, such great heights

About a 30 minute colectivo ride from Oaxaca City (so very close by excursion standards) sit the ruins of Monte Alban.

This was one we’d had penciled in our ‘To Do’ list from before the trip was underway, so with some expectation, also comes the danger that the place may in fact disappoint… 536 more words