Parador Plaza

Murguia 104, Oaxaca, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, 68000, Mexico | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Oaxaca

Monte Alban

A travel blog entry by zoeandluke

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... The winning or losing captain got sacrificed to the Gods which was a privilege and seen as a great honor.

We also visited some local artisans working in wood and ridiculously bright colours, a craftsman who made amazing shiny black pots and art out of local clay using nothing but his own hands and bamboo tools and a Dominican monastery & church. Lunch was a massive buffet and included some really tasty ...

A day in Oaxaca (by Daniel)

A travel blog entry by jim.coates

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... Definitely strategic. And so impressive. Everywhere in Mexico you seem to be in a valley looking at mountains and ridges in the distance, or on a ridge looking out into a valley. Really spectacular. We wandered through pre-columbian lacrosse courts (well kind of), huge temples for ancient priests, and up massive structures that overlooked the ancient city. You could easily picture Zapotec life happening in the large grassy areas and in and around the different temples ...

Day 5: Hierve el Agua

A travel blog entry by holliem

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... we emerged at the top of the falls. It was like this tiny pool of water with bubbles coming up in the middle as if a natural spare, there were little tiny creeks slowly trickling over the edge, which I was very reluctant to get to close too. So a bit of background for you on Hierve el Agua which translate to ' the water boils'. The site consists of two rock shelves or cliffs which rise between fifty and ninety metres from the valley below, from which extend ...

Day - 47 Oaxaca de Jerez

A travel blog entry by jayandbob

This is a top pick!

... chewing gum and candy and beggars asking for money, musicians play music to you, then ask for money (which I always pay for). During drinking our beers Bobbie got a gift from a pigeon on the ledge above her which we both found pretty funny, I told her its good luck. It rained really hard for a bit, the weather is just nice in Oaxaca, not too hot and humid like Veracruz, it's nice and sunny, pretty hot all day then it rains and cools down in ...

The bike stops where it wants!

A travel blog entry by kossickr

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... bike told them all thanks and left them still arguing about it. I was on the highway with in 5 minutes it just look one illegal left hand turn! This is a good time to tell you that there are 2 different highways in Mexico the Cuota, is a faster toll road, and the Libre is a slower goes through all the towns free road. I have been trying to stay on all Libre roads because they are more exciting lots of ...

 

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