Hotel Parador Santo Domingo de Guzman
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- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Parador Santo Domingo de Guzman Oaxaca
Travel Blogs from Oaxaca
... mountains were beautiful and we just chilled after what had been a pretty full on 2 weeks in Puerto.
Well our time together was up, Jonno, Falrz and Claire were heading back to Puerto and Lisa and I were continuing north to the city of Oaxaca. Its always sad when you find proper legends and spend a good amount of time with them then have to split, but its just how it goes so who knows, hopefully we will see them again with in Aus or somewhere else in the world.
... 2-4pm we feel like a siesta as we have eaten a ridiculously large amount of food. The Mexicans just lie in the park with their hats over their faces or find a bench. It’s not a bad way to go.
We saw existence of Mexican wrestling in a bar where they had lots of masks but we are still to see any live or see it advertised anywhere. We’re on a mission to find some. Off to grab the bus now. Hasta Manana ...
... stuff, for the blending of Catholicism and indigenous cultural touchstones. To my surprise, I found, on the ceiling of the church up at the front, a saint holding a skull in his hand. The skull seemed out of place, I didn't remember seeing any skulls in that way in churches in France or Italy or Spain. But in Mexico, calaveras are all over the place on the Day of the Dead! I tried to picture for myself what it would be like to be living in Oaxaca while it was ...
Later we returned to Zocalo square in Oaxaca where there appeared to be a party in full swing. The atmosphere was very relaxed. A band of pipes, keyboard and drums was playing gentle tunes with a distinctive style and rythym. We took supper of spicy chicken and rice from a street vendor. This really is a nice town.
... also met a guy from Melbourne who is a graphic designer called Travis. I waved the boys off on their bus at 7pm and then found a comfy chair to watch some Spanish soapy 'almost as good as the bold & the beautiful'. At 7:30 I checked my bag in and went into the waiting bay. I noticed another couple of tourists, two girls. While I was sitting waiting, I looked over to see a man looking at a young guys feet. He was sitting in the chair and when he put his legs out straight so his ...