Oaxaca is a place where one can indulge to great extent, all five senses of perception. From taste to sight, Oaxaca offers a virtual Garden of Eden when it comes to experiencing things that are new. I would be remiss if I didn’t say that some senses may be appalled upon first arrival in Oaxaca, … Continue reading Five Senses in Oaxaca
In the last couple of decades, Oaxaca has become quite adept at cultivating an excellent shade-grown, fair trade, mountain grown coffee bean. That’s not what I’d like to talk about in this post however. What has been on my mind a lot recently has been how Mexico, especially Oaxaca, has cultivated something much more interesting: … Continue reading Coffee Culture
When visiting Oaxaca the sheer change of scenery and newness of it all is very alluring. You have little to no lasting contact with the locals. You are seeing places and people for the first time. It may even be your first exposure to the Mexican culture. You might even be eating things you never … Continue reading Why the Valley?