Oaxaca, Mexico is a very popular location and is known for many things including its amazing food and culture. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site meaning it has been deemed of great value and is being preserved by the United Nations. Because of this, there are strict rules for the buildings in the […]
Oaxaca Situated in southwest Mexico, the state of Oaxaca borders the Pacific Ocean as well as the Mexican states of Veracruz, Chiapas, Puebla, and Guerrero. Oaxaca is famous for the culture of its indigenous people. While many indigenous tribes make their home in the state, Oaxaca is especially known for its Zapatec and Mixtec populations. […]
The Mexican Riviera is located on the west side of the nation and generally encompasses the major cruise ship stops and tourist towns on the Pacific Ocean extending from Ensenada to Salina Cruz. Major vacation destinations like Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta, Punta Mita, Acapulco, and Mazatlan are some exciting places to visit in the […]
The following beachside towns and the areas nearby are just a small sample of what the Pacific Coast of Oaxaca, also known as the Playa Chica, has to offer.
Lagunas de Chacahua National Park is a national park located in the Mexican state of Oaxaca. In total, the park spreads across over 132 kilometers, with more than 20% of the park covered by lagoons. There are two main lagoons called Chachua and Pastoria, which are surrounded by smaller lagoons throughout the park.