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Monte Alban is a Zapotec Sky Site

We finally went to Monte Alban. Previous trips to Oaxaca ended without us getting on the bus that goes up to the 2000 year old Zapotec site. 100 more words


"New" Ruins of Santa María Atzompa

After my mission out to Abasto, I felt fairly confident that I could make it to Santa María Atzompa on Saturday without getting into too much trouble.   922 more words


What to do in Oaxaca, Monte Alban ruins

I’m not a big fan of museums. I feel that once you’ve seen one set of mesoamerican pottery you’ve seen them all. I could care less about old bones and pots and poorly rendered clay sculptures, so I wasn’t too excited to visit the ruins at Monte Alban. 302 more words


ROAD TRIP - Monte Alban

On profite de notre séjour à Oaxaca pour visiter les ruines de Monte Alban, cité la plus importante du monde zapotèque, à près de 2000m d’altitude. 19 more words


Pictures of Oaxaca, San Cristobal and Palenque Surrounding Area

Today won’t be much of a post, it is mostly just pictures of the last few places. I got food poisoning on vacation, and there is nothing else that I want more than to be with my husband at home. 82 more words


Monte Albán

I’ve been based in Oaxaca for over a week now, and loving it.  But, there is so much to tie together and document that I haven’t been able to coherently put it together and feature it in a clear manner.   564 more words


Day 8

Today was my first real weekend day here. I couldn’t sleep in, but at least sleep an hour more… I really start to like breakfast here: eggs, ham, tortillas, quesadillas, fresh fruits and coffee. 382 more words