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Oaxaca Itinerary: The Perfect Week

If you’re looking for an immersive but laidback Mexican vacation — something less manic than bustling Mexico City, but more authentic than a beach retreat — then Oaxaca is the sweet spot. You can spend an entire week based in Oaxaca’s city center, as you sample molé and mezcal, meander the markets that influence Mexico’s…

5 Amazing Trips You Could Take If You Didn’t Buy Holiday Gifts

The world is a huge place with so many amazing things to see and do, but unless you’re incredibly rich, you might think that a dream vacation is out of reach. And that may very well be true, though there are some surprising ways you might potentially save some money throughout the year — including…

11 Things Every Traveler Needs to Know Before Going to Oaxaca

Colonial Streets in Oaxaca While the sun, sea, and sand of Riviera Maya attract the majority of U.S. visitors, the food, colorful towns, culture, and Pacific coast of Oaxaca draw travelers looking for a more off-the-beaten-path adventure in Mexico. But how exactly does one prepare for a trip to the southern Mexican state? Starting with…

5 Under-the-Radar Things to Do in Oaxaca

If you’re visiting Oaxaca, you likely already have some of the city’s most popular attractions on your itinerary. Visiting the stunning Zócalo, exploring the ancient ruins at Monte Albán, and sipping mezcal at La Mezcalerita or Mezcalogia are musts, but this ancient Aztec settlement has a seemingly never-ending list of things to see and do,…

6 of the Best Oaxaca Beach Resorts

A southern Mexican state with beautiful beaches, lush forests, incredible mountains, and charming, undeveloped towns, Oaxaca is a must-visit. Less touristy than Riviera Maya and Cancun, Oaxaca’s coast doesn’t attract a party crowd. It’s also not yet the darling of travel blogs, like Tulum, but visitors love the relaxed towns, rich culture, and local vibe…