Posts in Category: Oaxaca

La Guelaguetza – Unique Vacation Experiences in Oaxaca, Mexico

La Guelaguetza: A Unique Vacation Experience in Oaxaca, Mexico Visitors to Oaxaca, Mexico, can enjoy a wide variety of cultural… Read more »

Good News Out of Oaxaca City…

In recent weeks, Oaxaca has been featured repeatedly and sensationally in the news over an isolated event that occurred on… Read more »

Oaxaca & The Rise of Mezcal

Our friends at AFAR recently published a fascinating feature, The Rise of Mezcal: Great for Cocktails, Better for Oaxaca by Chris Colin, in their… Read more »

Posted In Oaxaca

Dia de los Muertos in Mexico

Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, is an often misunderstood holiday celebrated in Mexico. It originated from… Read more »

5 Culturally Enriching Experiences in Oaxaca

Oaxaca is one of Mexico’s most culturally diverse states and an incredible combination of Mexico’s multi-layered past. The different ethnic groups in… Read more »

Posted In Adventure, Culture, Oaxaca

Time to Plan for La Guelaguetza Festival in Oaxaca

La Guelaguetza, meaning “offering” and “mutual exchange of gifts and services” in the ancient Zapotec language, is a festival that gives thanks to the gods of corn and celebrates the acts of giving and sharing.

The Perfect Day in Oaxaca – #MexicoJourney

As one can imagine, our #MexicoJourney FAM trip is intense; in just 15 days we travel to a handful of  destinations… Read more »

Posted In Oaxaca, On the Road

Hotel Escondido – Mexican Beach Bum Glam

Berlin, November 6, 2013 – Design Hotels™ introduces Grupo Habita’s latest coup: the secluded beach hut village Hotel Escondido, opening December 1,… Read more »

Posted In News, Oaxaca

Holiday Season in Oaxaca

It is an incredible time to be in Mexico as one gets to experience profound and unique traditional unlike the… Read more »

Nature Conserving and Eco-Friendly Travel

Industry reports show that most travelers are starting to expect destinations to be environmentally friendly/involved and most importantly hotels to… Read more »

Posted In Ecotourism, Oaxaca

Surf Vacation to Huatulco

Just another day on the job! After hand crafting the perfect custom-made surf vacation to Huatulco for three travelers, Journey… Read more »

Posted In Destinations, Oaxaca

The Best Cooking Vacation to Mexico for Winter 2013 is in Oaxaca

Are you thinking about your winter vacation?  If you’ve never been on a culinary vacation, you’ve been missing out. Mexico… Read more »

Best Surf Trip to Mexico

Best Surf Trip to Mexico

Any passionate surfer knows the waves won’t come to you. You have to go out and chase them. Beyond the… Read more »

Posted In Destinations, Oaxaca
Culinary Vacations – Master Chef Trip to Pre-Hispanic Mexico

Culinary Vacations – Master Chef Trip to Pre-Hispanic Mexico

Sampling the local cuisine in a culinary vacation is one of the best (and tastiest) ways to immerse yourself in… Read more »

Top Adventure Travel Trips in Mexico

Top Adventure Travel Trips in Mexico

Adventure travel trips and tours in Mexico are one of our specialties at Journey Mexico. For those of you planning adventure… Read more »

A True Oaxaca Alebrije

#MexicoToday – During our recent visit to Oaxaca for the Mexico Today program, Chase and I experienced a  total cultural… Read more »

Mexico Today in Oaxaca

Mexico Today in Oaxaca

#MexicoToday – Last week we posted about how Jessica Seba and I were chosen to be a part of the… Read more »

Deepening the Culinary Experience in Oaxaca

Deepening the Culinary Experience in Oaxaca

JM president, Zachary Rabinor, recently returned from another culinary trip to Oaxaca where he was guiding a film crew who… Read more »

Mexico Has Two of Travel & Leisure’s World’s Best Cities 2010

Mexico Has Two of Travel & Leisure’s World’s Best Cities 2010

Mexico took two spots on Travel & Leisure‘s 2010 World’s Best Cities List, tying Italy for most cities on the… Read more »

Safety of Oaxaca, Mexico

Safety of Oaxaca, Mexico

Alvin Starkman wrote a great article illustrating the safety of Oaxaca, Mexico, which is currently posted on Suite101.com.  The article… Read more »