Hotel San Felipe Mision, Oaxaca
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- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Free parking
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Our hotel is full of armed swat police, it is a bit unnerving. The teachers are on strike so we need protecting!!
On the bus and off to Monte Alban a Zapotec village from 500 bc. Stunned! The structures here had been preserved because they were covered in dirt. They were only discovered in the late 19th early 20th century.
the original inhabitatants had deserted the structures due to lack of water and the Aztec had moved in.
one of the ...
We were not entirely convinced we were making the right decision to come to this city as it would be cutting into our beach time, but we had only heard great things about this bustling city so we headed off in this direction. Unfortunately the overnight bus we were booked on was cancelled and so was the proceeding bus after that and of course the only bus left available to Oaxaca that night was a business class bus from a town one hour away. So after forking out loads more money ...
Today we woke up and had a hotel breakfast. Then we did a city tour for a few hours. Saw a chocolate factory, museum, 2 former convents and 2 churches, including santa Dominico. We had a theological debate throughout the day about he hypocrisy of the church. I went to the doctors for my thirst and possible bladder infection. It was interesting exploring symptoms in Spanish. ...
I am having the most wonderful day. I woke up and slept in a little, morning started off quite slow. I met steph and Andrew at the churro place after a shower and had my banana. I got weird vibes so I went my own way. Grabbed a yoghurt and sat down in the main plaza for a coffee. I looked at the map to figure out where I wanted to go, but I couldn't be bothered and just walked. That was the best decision I made. I saw a sign directing me to the museum of contemporary art ...
... time whizzed by. We had an enjoyable night, finished off nicely with a beer on the terrace.
Today was cooking course day, something we had been wanting to do our whole trip and what better place to do it than Mexico! The street food we have had has been the best food so far on our trip so we had high expectations for this experience. We started the day walking around the markets buying produce for cooking our meal with Augustine. ...