Teotitlán del Valle

Photo: At the church (2007) Mexico – Walk with the Weavers and spend time in the Place of the Gods. The Zapotec community of Teotitlán del Valle (elevation: 1,670 meters or 5,500 feet) is world-famous for production of colorful weavings (laadi or Ladih in the local language). Natural WorldIn the Náhuatl language of the Aztecs, …

La Cosecha Market

Logo One of my favorite world markets is in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Much love to our friends, vendors, and clients at La Cosecha, Macedonio Alcalá #806 = Mucho amor para nuestros amigos, vendedores, y clientes en La Cosecha, Macedonio Alcalá # 806 Key Linksfacebook.com/LaCosechaOaxaca Coronavirus 2020https://donadora.org/campanas/la-cosecha-oaxacahttps://youtu.be/mWXQuOtLzVQ Punto de Abastecomiento = Supply Area: Wednesdays and Saturdays, …

Exploring Oaxaca’s Markets

Poster Good morning. Natandio. Työs meep. Zei te ie. Zac xtil. Padush. Practicing for our next trip to markets in Oaxaca, Mexico. La Ciudad de Oaxaca has some of the most popular markets in Mexico. Nearby towns have their own markets and market days. An analogy: If markets are Mexico’s own tree of life, then …

Dizhsa Nabani

Poster For anyone keen on Indigenous languages, language revitalization and the International Year of Indigenous Languages (2019 at its finest!), this conversation spotlights a favorite new video series: Dizhsa Nabani = Lengua Viva = Living Language, a documentary project on Zapotec language and identity in San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya, Oaxaca, Mexico. Thank you, thank you, thank …

Chacahua Lagoons

Photo: Kefith, Mangrove Oaxaca – The Chacahua Lagoons National Park (Parque Nacional Lagunas de Chacahua) comprises a series of lagoons and beach shoreline between the towns of Santiago Jamiltepec and Puerto Escondido, west of Highway 200. Google Maps https://goo.gl/maps/SZJu2bp89iCtK6NH6 The 14,175 hectares (35,000 acres) national park park includes savannas, coastal dunes, and mangroves. Local fauna …

Pedro Martinez

Photo: Colibri Winner 2009 Spotlight on good friend and Colibri winner Pedro Martinez in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Key Links bicicletaspedromartinez.com facebook.com/Bicicletaspedromartinez Pedro Tours Salinas (One day) Google Maps goo.gl/maps/26T2pcVZVDWvn91k8 Elsewhere on the Web Flickr Album Official (Translated) Spin: Our Mission is to help our local, national, and foreign clients enjoy the natural attractions, learn about …

Oaxaca Links

Escudo Oaxaca Links related to Oaxaca presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Hace 70 años se cantó el primer “play ball” en el Eduado Vasconcelos Mexico Travel Guide – NYMAG The third gender of Oaxaca -BBC Twitter @GobOax @VocesValle @kumoontun @ActLenguas @pilar_cabrera1 @AIP_Oaxaca @OaxacaCulture @ororadio @icomexico @FundacionEnVia @becariqrschool @MunicipioOaxaca @ppavel77 @Jualjire @CocinerasTOax @ImparcialOaxaca @GuerrerosOax @TurismoCdOax …

Huatulco

Photo: Sunset Huatulco is one of Mexico’s newst resorts and is located on the Pacific Coast of Oaxaca. The town has beautiful beaches and bays, many of which are accessible via motorboat (lancha). Huatulco is known for its nine bays, powdery white sand beaches, and surrounding mountains. Adventurous travelers head to the whitewater rapids in …