Oaxaca Options

Photo: Papel Oaxaca From the archives: Oaxaca Options was a series of panel discussions, lectures and small fairs organized by Amigos del Sol Language School and Planeta.com from 2001-2013. Launched in 2001, the series encouraged colleagues to share lessons learned in developing travel and tourism options that supports natural and cultural diversity in Oaxcaca, Mexico. …

Sierra Juárez

Photo: Bosque de Ixtán Oaxaca’s Sierra Juárez is home of Guelatao San Antonio Cuajimoloyas, Ixtlán de Juárez, Santa Catarina Ixtepeji, Santa María Yavesia, and Santa Catarina Lachatao What connects these communities are the forests and Indigenous histories. All well and good, so our questions lean toward the practicalities of visiting in a responsible, conscious, sustainable, eco-friendly way. …

Angela Mendoza

Photo: Angela Mendoza Befriending an artisan means meeting the family … and the town and ever-widening circles. For those keen on tourism that prioritizes faces as well as places, this page celebrates the work of Angela Mendoza, her family and many friends. She sells weavings and other gifts from her home workshop in Teotitlán del …

Tamazulapan del Progreso

Photo: Eduardo Robles Pacheco, Iglesia Tamazulapan del Progreso Villa de Tamazulapan del Progreso boasts a variety of cultural and natural attractions. Natural World Near the town are the hot water springs, whirlpools and the Olympic-sized pool in the Balneario Atonalzin. The sulfurous springs bubble up from the rocky cliff behind the pool. Small admission charge. …

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 Links facebook.com/LaCosechaOaxaca Google Maps goo.gl/maps/y4GmaR7aAg32 Facebook YouTube Embedded Tweets ¿Vienen a Oaxaca? ...

Oaxaca Tourism

Photo: Tule Tree Presenting Planeta.com’s guide to travel and tourism in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico Key Links sectur.oaxaca.gob.mx Prensa Boletines Facebook YouTube @SECTUR_GobOax municipiodeoaxaca.gob.mx @TurismoOaxaca_ Questions Are press conference statements and documents available online? Are press conferences available as videos? Facebook Mercados de Oaxaca La Cosecha Embedded Tweets ¡#BuenasNoches! Los invitamos a permanecer en …

Triqui

Indigenous Peoples Triqui Embedded Tweets ¡Maan xùgwé! ¡Maan dìnín! Gisíj oráa xà raán ruwáa néh á. Yúnj nìn, xà yúnj txruj riyaan xiyoo-o ngà txra yàhan á. ¿Nùnj wwin si xà raán ruwáa nej suj nànj?¡Hola hermanas! ¡Hola hermanos! Es hora de desayunar. Nosotros desayunaremos huevos al comal y tortillas calientitas.🌮🤤 pic.twitter.com/bDMzkWS9h9 — Lengua y …

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 …