Oaxaca Markets: Pochote Arquitos (2003-2009)

Photo Oaxaca City, Oaxaca – Pochote Market began in November 2003 at the Pochote Cultural Center with the support of Oaxacan artist Francisco Toledo. The market moved several times in 2004 and returned to the Pochote in the fall. Dichos Cada dia quiero hacer las cosas mejor. Con calma nos amanece. No por mucho madrugar, …

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 …

Ciudad de Oaxaca = Oaxaca City

Photo: Protoplasma K, Templo de Carmen Alto Oaxaca City is the capital of Oaxaca, Mexico. The city is located in the Central Valley of the Sierra Madre del Sur Mountains, at 17°05’N 96°45″W, elevation: 1,550 meters or 5,000 feet. Looking ahead … on April 25, 2032 Oaxaca City celebrates its 500th anniversary. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/GX91jUimGEwbzZXe8 Weather …

Favorite People and Places in Oaxaca City

Artwork Not only do ‘places of interest’ feed our souls, moreso the ‘people of interest’ – the locals and visitors. While I cannot physically be in Oaxaca de Juárez , I would like to give a Planeta.com shoutout to some of our favorite people and places in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Here’s where to meet our …

Where to Buy Folk Art in Oaxaca City

Photo: Woven ipod @ Veronica Lazo Mendoza Arte popular has no finer home than Oaxaca City, La Verde Antequera. Whether you are seeking jewelry, woven rugs, shawls, ceramics or elaborate wooden figures, the famous alebrijes, you might be overwhelmed by the variety and quality of local crafts. Our suggestion – take your time, check out …

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. As a language, Zapotec is a group of languages spoken principally in Oaxaca, and also parts of Veracruz …

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 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 the culture and gastronomy …

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 …

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, Alcalá #902. Facebook Boris Taller Google Maps goo.gl/maps/XSCd9nDo9qBN6FpeA Planeta.com Favorite People and Places in Oaxaca City Ciudad de Oaxaca = Oaxaca City Where to Buy Folk Art in Oaxaca City …