Hotel Los Pilares Hostal
Travel Blogs from Oaxaca
... or figures. Still waiting on Jakob to come up with the goods. I'll update this with pics once he does.
Following our successful day of shopping we decided to dive into Oaxaca night life head first with our first taste of Mezcal. Living up to our national stereotype a few mezcals later the bar was closing but we weren't for bed. Unfortunately there is no Swan in Oaxaca so we asked the taxi drivers if there was somewhere still open. They seemed quite hesitant to take ...
... his favorite), papaya skin, stale tortillas … you get the idea. I’m sure he was in hog heaven (oh, I just couldn’t resist) when we recently brought in most of an overripe pineapple.
May 1 was a big holiday in Oaxaca – the Day of the Worker/ Labor Day. As such, workers marched and celebrated in the center of Oaxaca, and the main square in San Felipe del Agua, just a few blocks away from our ...
The house was great , 5 minute walk down into the centre, and the lady told us on our arrival that as it was Independence day today there would be lots going on in the Zocalo- as it was 6pm and we were all starving we dumped the bags and headed down the little alleyways with all the mean barking dogs looking down on us from the roof tops. Wasn’t till we got down there that we thought could be hard to find our way back in the ...
... better… not only do they wash clothes out of their home, they also run a Oaxacan cooking class! They said that if we got a group of students together, they would give us a group discount and they would teach us how to make a traditional Oaxacan meal! If we wanted, we could go to market first to learn what to shop for; if not, we could arrive with all materials ready. All we’d need to bring is a bottle of wine to sip while cooking. ...
... is in that suitcase – all of my clothing, toiletries, etc. are in the suitcase I did receive. The other suitcase has a sleeping bag, gifts for my host family, and rain boots. Again, nothing too important, but still things that I would like/need for later on.
As I’m writing this, the situation still hasn’t been resolved. I was instructed to call tonight at 9:30 pm to see if it arrived. I hope it does, but I’m not holding ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking