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Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · March 05, 2016
Zip Lining  (1 Answer)

We'll be in Oaxaca for Dias de los Muertos. Are there any zip line places in the area?



Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · July 20, 2015
Hot months  (1 Answer)

I hear that April and May are the warmest months in Oaxaca de Juarez. We are contemplating moving there. Is air conditioning available in some rentals? Is there a way to escape the heat?


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · February 02, 2015
Frida Khalo dolls in Oaxaca  (1 Answer)

I would much apperciatte it if somebody could send me a link to a shop that sells Frida´s dolls in Oaxaca. In fact I´ve been to the beautiful city of Oaxaca in 2010 and bought the most wonderfull dol one can imagine...would love to buy a couple more...

Best wishes from Brasil!

Leonardo Hasenclever


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · September 03, 2014
Art Classes  (2 Answers)

Anyone have information regarding art classes in either painting, encaustic or drawing for the month of February 2015?


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · July 18, 2014
Gyms in Oaxaca City, Mexico

I'm looking for a gym close to San Jose de la Noria in Oaxaca City


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · April 09, 2014
information  (1 Answer)

are there a lot of american stores in oaxaca?


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · December 10, 2013
Friends of Bill W  (2 Answers)

Looking for meetings in Oaxaca city in English for "Friends of Bill W". Will be there February 9 to March 11.


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · November 12, 2013
airline tickets  (2 Answers)

I wondered if airline tickets are available cheaper when purchasing in Oaxaca than let's say on Aeromexico's website? I want to fly from Oaxaca to Los Mochis on December 2 and don't know if the prices will keep rising as the date approaches or are there steady ticket prices to be had at local agencies in Oaxaca? Thanks, JQ


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · July 15, 2013
Travel by bus/ferry  (2 Answers)

I will be based in Oaxaca some time this year. I am looking to visit Cancun. Has anyone used bus travel to make this trip. I would appreciate any information (the cost, the best reliable bus company, how long is the journey etc) you may have. I also understand it is possible to take a ferry from Cancun to Havana, has anyone done this?

Thanks in advance


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · December 29, 2010
Looking for a house from 6/25/10-8/25/10  (5 Answers)

My wife and I are going to be in Oaxaca de Juarez from about 6/25/11 for two months and are looking for a house to rent anywhere within walking distance from the Zocalo or near Jalatlaco. Does anyone have any suggestions for the best way to locate a house? Thanks all.


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · January 09, 2010
Getting from here to there  (1 Answer)

My husband and I are in Oaxaca de Juarez. We plan to go to Hualtulco and understand there are van services between here and there. Does anyone know where they are located within the city. Or, does anyone have a local phone number we could call?

Thanks,
Suzanne


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · October 02, 2009
Camera Sales in Oaxaca city?  (1 Answer)

I will be in Oaxaca shortly and need to purchase a low end dslr (preferably Canon) or high end point and shoot. Can anyone recommend a decent camera store or even a discount electronic place with a selection?
Thanks,
Lucifer


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · May 11, 2008
Basic Apartment Near Zocalo?  (1 Answer)

I'm looking for a basic apartment/studio (bed, bath w/ hot water, kitchen) for Oct 22 - Nov 5. I would prefer something economical within 2 to 4 blocks of the zocalo. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you,
Victoria


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · April 28, 2008
Prices in Oaxaca....  (2 Answers)

This year we went to the Puerto Vallarta area and found it VERY expensive. Almost the same prices as at home in the US for restaurants and hotels.

Are thing cheaper in Oaxaca ? there is less motivation to go to Mexico if it's going to cost so much !

Thanks


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · May 14, 2007
December Trip to Oaxaca Planned  (4 Answers)

My husband & I are going to be in Oaxaca de Juarez the first two weeks of December, 2007. This is to be an exploratory trip in preparation for my retirement in a couple years. What should we plan to see? We'd like to meet some people who have retired there. Anyone interested? We'll have a rental car, is that a good idea? Would like to spend a couple nights here and there, not all in one place but all within hollering distance of the city.


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · April 18, 2007
Casa Pereyra on Independcia?  (1 Answer)

Does anyone know if Casa Pereyra on Independencia (across from the Basilica) had to close due to all the earlier protests? I have reservations for the fall, but I just noticed their website is gone. I can only locate a generic page on mexonline.com.

If you've been to Oax recently or live there, I would greatly appreciate an update on this hotel if you happen to know anything. But I really hope it's still open.

Thank you,
Victoria


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · December 24, 2006
pregunta  (2 Answers)

tengo una foto bien antigua de fiero como puedo mandar la foto para que me puedan decir quien son ellos....gracias


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · September 26, 2006
Christmas in Oaxaca  (5 Answers)

We would like to travel to Oaxaca for Christmas, But we are a bit concerned about the security risk and heath facilities there. We have been to many remote places in the world, regardless of travel warnings etc. But we always check them out first thru venues such as travel forums etc.

Thanks in advance
Diana & Malachy McCourt


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · August 17, 2006
casa san felipe hotel  (3 Answers)

hi --

i am staying at this hotel from sept 30 thru oct 7. i am a little nervous, having read about the recent uproar, but i really don't want to cancel my trip. can someone tell me where this hotel is located relative to the zocalo? is it in an area that will be in the middle of the crowds?

thanks -- susie margaret


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · August 10, 2006
Warning Issued for traveling to Oaxaca  (6 Answers)

The U.S. Embassy in Mexico has now issued a warning to travelers visiting Oaxaca or intending to do so - as a result of the escalating protests/violence. Here's the text:

"August 8, 2006

Warden Notice Regarding Demonstrations in Oaxaca City, Oaxaca

The U.S. Embassy advises its citizens in Oaxaca to avoid demonstrations being held by teachers and students. In recent weeks, the Teacher’s Union Groups have held demonstrations throughout the city of Oaxaca. Local media have reported vandalism, arrests, and injuries as a result of the ongoing confrontations. U.S. citizens in the vicinity are encouraged to avoid large crowds in the Oaxaca area. All persons are encouraged to remain in their homes or hotels, and to avoid downtown Oaxaca and surrounding areas during active demonstrations. Because striking teachers reportedly may attempt to close local airport facilities and the main highway linking Mexico City and Oaxaca, U.S. citizens in the area are advised to monitor local news reports and to contact their airline to confirm flight information.

We wish to remind U.S. citizens that even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. U.S. citizens are urged to avoid the areas of demonstrations, and to exercise caution if within the vicinity of any protests. Since the timing and routes of marches and demonstrations are always subject to change, U.S. citizens should monitor local media sources for new developments."


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · June 06, 2006
Cheap Hotel In Oaxaca for a group....  (2 Answers)

Any one have some information on cheap hotels for a Group in Oaxaca. any recomentations and websites.

Thanks.


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · May 18, 2006
Need cheap place in best part of town...

I note that the VT pages only show Holiday Inn Express. Is there a hostel or other reasonably cheap, but safe and clean place to stay near the zocalo?


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · March 18, 2006
oaxaca city apartment. Anybody know one?  (3 Answers)

Do you know a good furnished apartment in Oaxaca?

Regards,
Brian A.


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · March 10, 2006
huichol art  (3 Answers)

hi --

are there any local markets or in-person exhibitions in or around oaxaca where it is possible to see and/or purchase huichol art? i especially like the yarn paintings.

thanks for any info.

-- susie margaret


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · March 10, 2006
festivals/events in oaxaca in october?  (1 Answer)

hi --

i will be in oaxaca from sept 30-oct 7. are there any festivals or special events happening at that time?

thanks for any info.

-- susie margaret


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · January 20, 2006
beaches near oaxaca?  (5 Answers)

hi --

i saw one tip that seemed to suggest that there are beaches in (?) or near oaxaca. is this so? if there are some, how far away are they from downtown?

please forgive my ignorance. i've scheduled a week's trip to oaxaca for the beginning of october but know hardly anything about it yet!

thanks -- susie margaret


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · January 05, 2006
Place to stay in Oaxaca

Hi all!

I am recently hired English teacher living here in Oaxaca- for the time being in hostels. I am looking for an affordable (that is to say on a meager teacher's salary of about400/month) place to live. I would be happy to share and apt or house/ or even rent a room. Any advice of suggestion would be much appreciated!


-Aamir
[email]


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · December 31, 2005
Solo female traveller wants to meet VTers in Oaxaca  (12 Answers)

Hi. I'll be in the city of Oaxaca from January 18 to 25, on a solo vacation. If anyone else will be there at the same time and would like to meet, let me know. I think evenings would be better as I'll be out and about during the days (what with all the attractions around the city!). Cheers!


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · October 03, 2005
Near Oaxaca  (2 Answers)

How far is the beach from Oaxaca?


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · April 25, 2005
To Rent Or Not To Rent, That Is The Question  (4 Answers)

My wife and I plan to visit Oaxaca the last 10 days of May and are debating whether to rent a car for 5-7 days to visit Monte Alban, Tule, Mitla, and other outlying areas. Money is not the biggest issue. We were wondering whats the overall best, most convienent, most fun way to get around in the Oaxaca area.

Thanks,

Arne



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