Zapotec

Indigenous Peoples: Zapotec Zapotecs are an Indigenous group in Oaxaca with an incredible breadth and depth of culture. There are about 100 variations of the language. This page feature working notes on Zapotec culture, including language, traditional dance and food. Spotlight https://planeta.com/dizsha-nabani Headlines http://bulletin.swarthmore.edu/spring-2017-issue-iii-volume-cxiv/zapotec-talking-dictionary TuxTyping dedizh diiste / TuxTyping en Zapoteco http://www.pri.org/stories/politics-society/los-angeles-immigrant-community-pushes-to-keep-zapotec-language-alive-14648.html http://linguistics.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199384655.001.0001/acrefore-9780199384655-e-73 Elsewhere on the Web Ticha …

Mexican Food outside of Mexico

Eat Mexican Food Features https://food52.com/blog/23051-my-family-recipe-albondigas-mexican-meatballs-oaxaca Embedded Tweets Dear LA: We can’t take anymore of your awesomeness. Signed, the rest of America. https://t.co/K9uiSJUOfV — Kim Severson (@kimseverson) November 21, 2018 Mexican Food Outside Mexico Australia Moctezuma Melbourne: Los Amates @losamatesau https://www.facebook.com/LosAmatesAU Czech Republic Prague – Las Adelitas England London – Mestizos (Camdentown) Taquieria (Westbonne Grove) Wahaca …

San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya

Photo: 2013 Festival San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya is one of the oldest settlements in the region, founded by Zapotecs around 1100 AD. Named after a Zapotec warrior (Cochicahuala, or ‘he who fights at night), the town is located two kilometers from the Pan American highway behind afac large hill called Cerro Negro. Churches = Iglesias The …

Mexico City Airport

Photo: Mexico by plane News about airport(s) in Mexico City: Key Links http://www.aeropuerto.gob.mx https://datos.gob.mx/nuevoaeropuerto https://www.facebook.com/NvoAeropuertoMx https://twitter.com/nvoaeropuertomx Headlines Mexico’s incoming president halts an airport project, and pays a price – Economist NAIM: el informe de Luege que tiraron a la basura Calderón y Peña – Proceso mexicans-vote-to-cancel-13-3-billion-mexico-city-airport-project-1540789177 mexico-city-airport-threatens-to-turn-into-investor-standoff airport-technology.com/news/mexico-city-airport-scrap Videos Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_International_Airport_for_Mexico_City https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuevo_Aeropuerto_Internacional_de_la_Ciudad_de_M%C3%A9xico Planeta.com Mexico City …

Oaxaca’s Taller De La Araña

Oaxaca City Faves Friends visiting Oaxaca City are encouraged to greet my old neighbor Boris Loredo, aka Spider at his workshop, Taller De La Araña, Alcala #902. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/boris.loredo https://www.facebook.com/pages/Taller-De-La-Ara%C3%B1a/1175881499153965 Planeta.com Oaxaca Oaxaca City Where to Buy Folk Art in Oaxaca City People 2016 Day of the Dead in #CDMX

Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a holiday celebrated throughout the Americas and combines ancient Indigenous traditions and modern fanfare. It is a whimsical and yet serious holiday that primarily takes place between October 31st and November 2nd. Mexico may have the most spectacular festivals in the hemisphere. Well known are festivities …

Comala, Oaxaca

Favorite places and people Oaxaca City: Comala Location: Pino Suárez #300 Key Links https://www.facebook.com/Comalarestaurant https://www.facebook.com/Comalarestaurant/videos/1565611183485650/ History The earliest incarnation of the restaurant opened in 1996. It then changed to Decano on 5 de Mayo. In 2007 the restaurant changed address to Allende and became Comala again. And in 2018: Pino Suárez #300 The restaurant takes …

Mundo Ceiba

Elsewhere on the Web: Mundo Ceiba https://www.facebook.com/mundoceiba https://twitter.com/Mundo_Ceiba_AC Embedded Tweets Todos los domingos, PASEO NOCTURNO EN BICICLETA AL ÁRBOL DEL TULE, inicia:9:00 am, Punto de Reunión Explanada Sto Domingo, finaliza: 12:00 am en Mundo Ceiba AC (berriozabal 109 col centro, Oax)#paseo #arbol #tule #oaxaca #ciclovia #saludable #domingo #bici #mundoceiba pic.twitter.com/PjeMDKPFMh — Mundo Ceiba A.C. (@Mundo_Ceiba_AC) …

Mexico’s Bats

Photo: US Department of Agriculture, Vampire Bat Video University of Mexico Professor of Ecology Rodrigo Medellin travels deep into the Yucatan rainforest to research and photograph two rare carnivorous species of Vampire bat. Rodrigo Medellin http://web.ecologia.unam.mx/medellin https://www.instagram.com/rodrigomedellin1223/ https://twitter.com/rodrigomedellin Tweets by rodrigomedellin Photos Embedded Tweets Wonderful documentary about @rodrigomedellin's search for Mexico's false vampire bats, filmed …

Chihuahua

Photo: Robert Kleinfeld, Chihuahua al Pacifico Chihuahua is located in Northwestern Mexico and is bordered by the states of Sonora to the west, Sinaloa to the southwest, Durango to the south, and Coahuila to the east. To the north and northeast, it has a long border with the U.S. adjacent to the U.S. states of …