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Oaxaca Ethnobotanical Garden

Oaxaca’s Ethnobotanical Garden: A Showcase for Diversity

The city of Oaxaca is bustling, colorful and festive. But one of its great charms is that it has many quiet spaces where you can retreat from the hub-bub and find yourself surrounded by tranquility and beauty, manifested in art, architecture, nature, or the local people. One such tranquil spot is the Ethnobotanical Garden, located […]

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One Week in Oaxaca – An Itinerary

If you have one week to spend in Oaxaca, here is a possible itinerary which would allow you to see the best of what the city and surroundings has to offer. This itinerary runs from Saturday through Sunday, but if your trip runs different days, let us know: we’re happy to adapt an itinerary to […]

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Día de los Muertos in Oaxaca

While folks farther north are being bombarded with images of pumpkins, witches and ghosts, here in Oaxaca we are preparing for one of the most important celebrations of the year, the Days of the Dead. This holiday is a unique blend of the native custom of honoring deceased ancestors and the Christian celebrations of All […]

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The Weather in Oaxaca

Oaxaca City enjoys a mild climate year-round. The hottest months are April and May. Rainy season is from June to September. Throughout the year you can expect it to be quite warm or hot during the day, and it may get chilly at night, so bring a light jacket or sweater. From November to January […]

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