Hotel Parador Crespo

Address: Crespo # 526, Oaxaca, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, 68000, Mexico | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Oaxaca

The First Taste of Oaxaca

A travel blog entry by therenbackagain on Jan 13, 2015

6 photos

... City. Storefronts, dark alleys, and bright lights all flashed by as we made our way into the center of the city and our bright pink hotel, el Hotel Trebol. It is located on a corner in the middle of it all, just south of the city square (zocalo) and across the street from a pair of bustling markets. We checked in and got our bags settled, then headed out to grab a very late dinner (almost 11 pm) at one of Louise’s favorite restaurants, ...

Finally in Oaxaca

A travel blog entry by tigerjo on Aug 06, 2014

9 photos

... cross again. She is also travelling towards South America but with a focus on improving her surf skills. We grab a coffee then find some transport to Monte Alban, a pre-columbian archaeological site, then get down to the serious business of tracking down breakfast. We find fresh pineapple and melon and Catherine tries the chapulines (toasted, flavoured grasshoppers)...she is less than impressed. With our provisions in hand we return to our pick up spot and catch the minibus ...

A Walking Tour Of Oaxacan Churches

A travel blog entry by z00dles on Jan 28, 2014

7 photos

... of the conquistadors and the catholic church's effect on the local people. The state of Oaxaca covers an area of almost 37,000 square miles with 370 miles of Pacific coastline. Most of the state is mountainous with rugged terrain right down to the coast. It has a large Indigenous population composed of numerous different groups including Mixtec, Náhuatl, and Zapotec. These cultures have survived better than ...

Cooking class: Chiles Rellenos

A travel blog entry by marconelli on Nov 23, 2013

3 comments, 24 photos

... special tips she learned from this class.

  • It is very important to soak the chiles in the vinegar sugar solution to temper the spiciness of the potentially overly hot chile. (You don't want the heat of the chile to overpower the flavor of the stuffing.)
  • Beating the egg whites by hand makes ...

Parades, BK, guitars, and hambourgesas.

A travel blog entry by ryanpatrick on Sep 16, 2013

2 comments, 11 photos

... to me that because of the corruption, the police have a lot of extra money to spend on themselves. Oh well, just thought I should share this discovery! The parade seemed never ending, I could have filmed for 15 minutes! Once the final group of horsemen passed, everyone filled the street and walked around. I found a Domino's Pizza, and a Burger King both on the same street, and decided to give BK a shot. Sure enough it was almost as bad as the BK back ...