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Monte Alban

Just 30 minutes ride from the centre of Oaxaca lies the UNESCO world heritage site of Monte Alban, a Zapotec city dating from around 500 BC… 193 more words

Cultured morning in Oaxaca

After a hearty breakfast at my well placed hotel, Parador San Fernando, a short walk through sunlit streets……

……finds me at the imposing church of Santo Domingo de Guzman which is one of the highlights of the city. 191 more words

Sitio Arqueológico de Monte Albán

Uno de los sitios que no deben perderse al visitar Oaxaca es el sitio arqueológico de Monte Albán. Es muy fácil ir ya que queda a solo diez kilómetros de la ciudad de Oaxaca. 292 more words

Roadtrip México

Summer Solstice dawns

This morning, sun and blue sky welcomed the Solsticio de verano in Oaxaca — a beautiful way to begin the longest day of the year. 57 more words




The sun has decided to take a vacation.
He’s left us and gone down to Mexico
for a week or two. Right now I think… 219 more words


Oaxaca de Juárez and Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Music rings from every street corner. The streets and plazas are alive with conversation and activity. Colour adorns every building, whether by paint or by nearby blooming trees or by street art. 1,927 more words


Archaeological Error and the Extreme Antiquity of Civilization.

Almost two weeks ago I was interviewed by a radio talk show.  They wanted to know why my research conclusions are correct and main line scientific work is dubious.  616 more words

Ancient Civilization