Top Places to Photograph in Oaxaca Mexico

Mexico, Oaxaca Guide (B): Top Places to Photograph in Oaxaca Mexico

Designated UNESCO Site noted for its Spanish colonial architecture. It is filled with colorful, wonderfully preserved buildings and cobblestone streets.

Oaxaca is known as the "Land of the Seven Moles", a complex sauce used with meat and rice. But that is not all. Oaxaca is renowned for its unique regional cuisines. The markets are a great way to try the food.

Mezcal is one of Oaxaca's most famous exports. It is similar to tequila, only with a rich smoky flavor. Mezcal comes in many unique flavors and different aging categories including a variety that comes with a worm for added flavor. Check out the Mezcal Factories where they will show you just how this liquid gold is made.

Oaxaca is world famous for its textiles. They are created using natural dyes and wool. The textile patterns mimic the design elements from the Mitla, an archeological site with distinctive geometric patterns, making them distinctive from any other textiles. Check out the family owned textile houses where they will do a demonstration and showcase their rugs, traditional clothes, and other creations. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Top Places to Photograph in Oaxaca Mexico
Guide Location: Mexico » Oaxaca
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman   Árbol del Tule   Hierve de Agua   Basilica of Our Lady of Solitude   Mitla   Zocalo  
Author: Kristen Schoeck
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