Hotel Principal

Address: Cinco de Mayo 208, Oaxaca, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, 68000, Mexico | Hotel
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    Travel Blogs from Oaxaca

    Oaxaca City - Street food capital

    A travel blog entry by shaunandlouise on Apr 21, 2015

    149 photos

    ... mezcal, their local spirit which was fiery and not our cup of tea. We also tried chilli grasshoppers which were tasty and actually tasted like sundries tomatoes. We visited a cheese mongers and sampled their 'stringy cheese' which they put in a lot of their street food. We also visited a chocolate factory where we sampled the VERY dark chocolate and chocolate drink. Once we were done the 5 of us squeezed Into a taxi and headed to Augustines house ...

    Feliz Navidad from Oaxaca

    A travel blog entry by segacs on Dec 24, 2014

    1 comment, 43 photos

    ... Chinese food and movie marathons.

    Feeling welcomed

    We arrived here last night after a five-hour bus ride through the mountains. Once again, the hotel we're staying at is quite nice -- it has a swimming pool and a rooftop bar, and we were greeted with welcome tequila sunrises. Can't argue with that!

    For dinner last night we went to a mostly vegetarian restaurant with a five-page long menu of delicious salads, sandwiches and veggie options. ...

    Beautiful Oaxaca - should have stayed longer

    A travel blog entry by heinzdora on Jun 04, 2014

    2 comments, 30 photos

    ... the morning are still there so we grab lunch there. I have Argentinian beef with salad and Hinesh has tacos. After today we are both taco'd out. Don't know what we will do for the week and a half we have left here….

    We also organise our trek tomorrow and our bus tickets to Mexico City for Sunday. We wander around the city again and there are festivities happening on the streets - dancing, giant puppets on stilts, music. Its all very colourful and Hinesh laughs as ...

    Una Calenda a parade to the patron saint of Oaxaca

    A travel blog entry by dlareau on Dec 17, 2013

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... behind several locked gates and have little grandmothers on either side of them, totally safe). We finally joined up with the back of the calenda and it was more of the same but still outrageous. The whole thing just brought a huge smile to our faces as we wandered along side following the parade, which was really the thing it was a moving parade. You did not sit and watch it go by it was active participation. ...

    Getting started

    A travel blog entry by marconelli on Oct 31, 2013

    8 comments, 19 photos

    ... and flown into Oaxaca the next morning, and installed in the afternoon, just ahead of the arrival of the dreaded Daniel.

    El's comments: For those of you who have not endured this story, I will recount the "Rosie documentation saga" again. Although we have just found out that United changed its rules during summer 2013 to allow animals to fly Houston to Oaxaca direct, when I was making air reservations this was not the case. Various ...