Posada Don Mario
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... responses I get constantly challenge me! I broke up my Spanish lessons with a day out to Monte Alban - an ancient ruin, a Spanish cookery class and a day out seeing the worlds biggest tree, petrified waterfalls, Mitla - more ancient ruins and a tasting session at a Mezcal brewery (Mezcal is a distilled alcoholic beverage made from the maguey plant, a form of agave, native to Mexico). Next stop: Zipolite on the Pacific ...
... visit the other waterfalls. Locals serve as guides but we decline their services and are warned in an aggressive manner that we will be in big trouble if we stray from the paths. The quality of the guiding seems rather suspect as we overhear other visitors complaining about their "mute" guides who merely point at the waterfalls saying "take picture here".
The next 2 stops, and the overpriced buffet lunch stop, appear to be designed primarily to extract further ...
... region, which is also an important area for tourism, attracting people for its archeological sites such as Monte Albán, native culture and crafts
We opted for this tour after debating on the possiblity of a 9 hour bus tour of the villages north of Oaxaca city - mainly Mitla, (with their Zapotec ruins), Hierve el Aqua, (an underground spring and calcified waterfall) and the textile arts and Mezcal ...
... NOT the chile pasilla we find in the US. In fact it is found only in the state of Oaxaca and in some specialty shops in Mexico City.
... the address of the "music store", it turned out to be an orthotics store -.- . I was pretty upset, and hungry, so I set out for some almuerzo (lunch). On my way I noticed an entire street was blocked off. To my surprise, there was another parade! Police, firemen, paramedics, doctors, and traditional horsemen filled the streets. A few of the horses were acting extremely agitated and foaming from the mouths; I was waiting for them to attack someone, but ...