Buying Crafts in Oaxaca

Photo: Ron Mader, Arial Playas’ Carved Salmon Collectors seeking traditional black pottery or painted wooden figures can arrange visits to the homes and workshops of the artisans. Here’s our guide to the featured crafts from the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. CRAFT-MAKING TOWNS San Agustin Etla – With two paper-making workshops in San Agustin Etla, Oaxaca …

Mexico’s National Parks on Streetview

Explore Mexico’s national parks via #StreetView https://www.google.com/streetview/#mexico-national-parks-and-protected-natural-areas Twitter Shoutout:@CONANP_mx @googlemexico @SEMARNAT_mx @Conabio More about Mexico’s biodiversity, parks and wildlife online the Planeta Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/wildmexico Embedded Tweets La #CONANP y @googlemexico lanzaron la Colección de Google #StreetView de #ANP de #México: https://t.co/m5nHzWGwfA #RecuentoCONANP2016 pic.twitter.com/lBwdwYmjvf — CONANP (@CONANP_mx) January 1, 2017 #MexicoNow from ron mader

Yucatán

The state of Yucatán is located in Southeastern Mexico, on the north part of the Yucatán Peninsula. It is bordered by the states of Campeche to the southwest and Quintana Roo to the southeast, with the Gulf of Mexico off its north coast. Planeta.com campeche Quintana Roo Exploring the Maya World Yucatán Peninsula

Yucatán Peninsula

The Yucatán Peninsula (Spanish: Península de Yucatán), in southeastern Mexico, separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico, with the northern coastline on the Yucatán Channel. The peninsula lies east of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, a northwestern geographic partition separating the region of Central America from the rest of North America. – Wikipedia Planeta.com …

Tamaulipas

Tamaulipas Embedded Tweets Tamaulipas cuenta con sus propios cenotes localizados en la porción sureste del estado, en el municipio de Aldama. #ViajemosTodosPorMéxico — Enrique de la Madrid (@edelamadrid) April 21, 2017

Nuevo Leon

Photo: Ron Mader, Mountains in Nuevo Leon Nuevo Leon is bordered by Coahuila, Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosi. The state is known for its industrial heritage, particularly in Monterrey. Wilderness areas are easily visited and include Monterrey’s own Chipinque Park and Cola de Caballo and other more remote areas such as Sierra de Picachos. Spotlight …

Guerrero

Guerrero is bordered by the states of Michoacán to the north and west, México and Morelos to the north, Puebla to the northeast and Oaxaca to the east. Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/guerrero Planeta.com México http://planeta.com/taxco http://planeta.com/acapulco

Guanajuato

Photo: Plaza del Baratillo, Guanajuato Mexico – The state of Guanajuato borders the states of San Luis Potosi to the north, Querétaro to the east, Michoacán to the south and Jalisco to the west. From colonial towns of Guanajuato City and San Miguel de Allende to the surrounding forests and arid deserts, the state is one …