Hotel Parador San Agustin
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Smoking rooms available
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Parador San Agustin Oaxaca
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... free, so Charlotte wasn't too angry. Daisy thought it was an absolute bargain and loved learning about the natural cochineal dying techniques.
Oaxaca is famous for its food, which everyone bangs on about. Whilst there, we had:
- Amazing tlayudas (another variation of tortillas with stuff on but huge pizza sized 1s covered in a mountain of salad and meat)
- Oaxaca cheese (we'd actually already had this but it felt well ...
... threw our plate and it smashed near a pile of broken pottery.
Lots more coffee, crafts and chocolate
This morning, a few people went on a tour to Monte Alban, but most of us opted to stick around and check out the city. We slept late, lazed around, and eventually got up and got breakfast and some of the best coffee I've had so far on the trip. And then we set out to visit the markets.
The markets here are really something. The ones in Mexico City ...
... for some time. You can notice on the street that a lot of foreigners think the same as there are lots of them everywhere, much more than in other cities in Mexico we have seen so far. Oaxaca certainly has its charm, even though it's also a bit old-fashioned. For example, typing machines are still in use here and we were also told that in many offices there is no electricity.... But I guess that's the case in wide variety of places in Mexico, not only Oaxaca...
... as these next examples show.
Finally, a brief look at the ubiquitous narrow sidewalks of Oaxaca. This is surely the most comical aspect of the Sidewalk Situation. Here's a typical example.
Why even bother putting in a sidewalk like this? You'd have to face sideways to walk on it. ...
... me to stay at her parents hotel. Free of charge. I didn't turn down the offer for a millisecond. She told me I could stay here at around 7pm, I packed my bags and was here within the hour. I'll just switch between beds as there are two of them. This is gonna be great ...