Monte Albán November 16th 2006 First to the Thursday market in Etla, a fraction of the Tlacolula market, but delightful, with the most beautiful local vegetables and fruit, and pottery. Then the entire afternoon on the mesa of Monte Albán, one of Mesoamerica's most incredible Zapotec ruins. Words and even the images don't do it justice; the expansive space and massive structures are stunning rock constructions, perched on the ... read more
North America » Mexico » Oaxaca » Oaxaca » Monte Albon The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
I am a painter/sculptor whose work has been focused on Dia de los Muertos for the past eight years or so, with a Buddhist influence. I will be in Oaxaca de Juarez for five weeks, a trip I've wanted to make for many years.
Guanajuato - 2008
Mexico City - 2009
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