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Oaxaca is a beautiful city, full of amazing restaurants and many beautiful buildings.  The zocalo always has something happening.  Whether it is families socializing or protests underway it is lively.   617 more words


Monte Albán

México is known for it’s many ruins such as Teotihuacan near the capital or Chichen Itza located in the state of Yucatán. Today I visited the lesser known ruins of the city of Monte Albán just thirty minutes southwest of Oaxaca city. 28 more words


Monkey Throws Away the Keys

Monkey Throws Away the Keys

Monkey is tired of writing reports
that are never read.
He is fed up with frequently asked
questions and their unread answers. 138 more words


Monte Alban

On my third day in Oaxaca, I took a day trip to the Zapotec ruins at Monte Alban. It’s about a 20 minute ride from the city and is a UNESCO site located on a mountaintop boasting panoramas of the city and Oaxaca Valley. 196 more words

Latin America

Oaxaca Part 2: The Tourist Trail

I’d heard before that Oaxaca was one of the most beautiful places to visit in Mexico and I was keen to go and check it out. 1,250 more words


Tomb 104, Monte Albán: Sun & Moon

Tomb 104, Monte Albán

 Crocodile wraps bat in the carved
crocodile jaws that open the doors to hell.

Cocijo clutches Owl’s feathers.
He wears a feathered headdress… 114 more words


Sun & Moon

Sun and Moon was published on Amazon and Kindle today. This is the second (revised) edition of Sun and Moon, the first edition having been published in 2000. 263 more words