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January 1st 2010
Published: February 26th 2010
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We had a blast in Oaxaca on New Years and here are some photos to prove it!

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san luis beltran on new years evesan luis beltran on new years eve
san luis beltran on new years eve

we never found out the significance of the scarecrow offering liquor but many of our neighbors in san luis beltran had one out for the holiday!
salamander barsalamander bar
salamander bar

almost time to head to the zocalo for the countdown...
i love mexico's bar foodi love mexico's bar food
i love mexico's bar food

chicharrines and valentino hot sauce
Prospero Año NuevoProspero Año Nuevo
Prospero Año Nuevo

it was the best new years we had had in a long time!
Zócalo madnessZócalo madness
Zócalo madness

when the clock struck midnight everyone was off count and things began to fly at people you knew and people you didn't know. it was awesome!
bringing in the new year in the Zócalobringing in the new year in the Zócalo
bringing in the new year in the Zócalo

the Zócalo was sheer madness on new years eve with crazy fireworks being thrown at you, cascarones and silly string everywhere! we were all covered with flour!
cascarones everywherecascarones everywhere
cascarones everywhere

we bought a bunch of cascarones to throw at each other but didn't realize they put flour in them. tages always uses confetti so when we threw the first one and flour went everywhere it was a surprise!
uncorking champagne in the Zócalouncorking champagne in the Zócalo
uncorking champagne in the Zócalo

graham with our new found chilean friends ana maria and ernhesto (who had ridden a motorcycle all the way to mexico from chile). we randomly started talking after getting each other with cascarones, shared some champagne and became instant friends.
awesomest live cover band everawesomest live cover band ever
awesomest live cover band ever

they played nirvana, korn, metallica, offspring and many more 90s faves!

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