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Traveling Light to Oaxaca?

First-time travelers to Oaxaca, as well as return visitors and snowbirds, can all help to improve the financial lot of many struggling residents, aside from simply visiting the city and spending. ..
(November 16, 2008)
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Enrique Flores - Philanthropic Oaxacan Artist With the Golden ..

Enrique Flores is one of the most prolific Mexican artists of his generation. Of course having been mentored by the late great master of contemporary Mexican art, Rodolfo Morales, hasn't hurt; nor ..
(September 14, 2008)
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Short Essays On Rural Oaxaca Mezcal Production - Part One, ..

The rural mezcal producers of Oaxaca keep the tradition as pure as it was centuries ago. They pepper the villages and roadsides where tourists rarely venture. Their operations are a far cry from ..
(August 28, 2008)
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Manuel Reyes - Sculptor, Painter and Renaissance Man From the ..

Artist Manuel Reyes aspires to exhibit his work in art galleries in Oaxaca and Mexico City. Give him that exposure over the next couple of years, and there's little doubt his genius will be known in ..
(August 10, 2008)
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Spotlight on Jacobo Angeles A Rich Wood Carving Tradition in ..

Try searching the Americas to find creators of folk art with more form, symbolism and importance to the development and sustenance of their culture, than those of indigenous ancestry in Oaxaca ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Caldo De Piedra - Oaxaca Restaurant Review

Campesinos working the land or tending flocks in the river valleys and hills of the Sierra Norte would stop, fish for trout, or perhaps gather lobster-like langostinos after the first rains in May, ..
(July 10, 2008)
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La Olla - Oaxaca Restaurant Review

Sit down in most small restaurants in Oaxaca, order the comida corrida (full meal, daily special) and as fast as the Flying Burrito Brothers your server arrives with a bowl of tepid soup with ..
(July 30, 2007)
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Traveling With Children to Oaxaca, Mexico

Oaxaca has traditionally been known as an adult travel destination, steeped in ruins, colonial churches, museums and a tradition for fine art and handicrafts. But having been visiting the region ..
(June 04, 2007)
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Mezcal In Oaxaca, Mexico

Think of mezcal as you would a single malt scotch, or better yet when comparing red wines of different vintages from the regions of France. Or perhaps grape varietals from the diversity of valleys ..
(February 05, 2007)
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