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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

Oaxaca City, Mexico

The jewel of Mexico. This city is a place to plan to visit for a few days and stay for years. With stunning colonial architecture, paved pedestrian streets, beautiful churches, rich culture and gorgeous food, Oaxaca is a place to stop, relax, learn Spanish or take up some volunteering. 120 more words



Yes, I was taking a picture of a picture being taken at the archaeological site of Monte Albán. (And that person is so excited!)

Sí, estuve tomando una foto de otra foto que estuvo estando tomado en el sitio arqueológico de Monte Albán. 6 more words