where is oaxaca
You may be asking yourself, ‘where is Oaxaca?’, but you probably didn’t know there are three answers to your question. And there are two places named Oaxaca in Mexico. Oaxaca, Oaxaca There is the city of Oaxaca, the capital of the state by the same name. This city (and state) is the location we cover...
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queso oaxaca
It is believed that at the end of the 19th century, in the year 1885, a family dedicated to dairy products in the state of Oaxaca had left their 14-year-old daughter, Leobarda Castellanos García, in charge of taking care of curdled milk for the production of cheese. However, the little one forgot that task, leaving...
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Interesting Facts about Oaxaca
The state of Oaxaca in Mexico is a pleasant place to visit that leaves you speechless to describe the emotions, flavors and textures you will find here. Here are 10 interesting facts about Oaxaca: 1. Oaxaca comes from the Nahuatl ‘huáxyacac’ which means ‘at the tip of the huajes’. 2. It is famous for its...
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oaxaca's elevation
What is Oaxaca’s elevation? Oaxaca’s elevation of 1,555 meters, or 5,100 feet above sea level. Oaxaca de Juarez, commonly refereed to as Oaxaca City or simply Oaxaca. The highest point in the state of Oaxaca is 3,720 meters. In the territory of Oaxaca there are three large mountain ranges, namely: the Sierra Madre del Sur, which...
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where to stay in Oaxaca Mexico
Are you wondering where to stay in Oaxaca Mexico? Then keep reading. Accommodation in Oaxaca are easily accessible and available for all budgets. There are some luxury hotels, including some international chains, as well as independent luxury hotels, economic, hostels, and some hostels that cater to backpackers who pass through the city of Oaxaca. Here...
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