A Perfect Sunday of Weaving, Candle making and Markets- Hot Chocolate at Puesto de Barbacoa Dona Adolfa, Tlacolula Market, Mexico

No trip to Oaxaca is complete without involving Mahsa from Journeys Beyond the Surface in some way into your trip. Originally from Iran but now a local of Oaxaca, Mahsa prepares fantastic tours and knows all the best artisans in the region. We spent several days with her and through her met some really fantastic people. Today we started at Vida Nueva in Teotitlan del Valle, a Women’s Cooperative made up of women who are all widows, single mothers or unmarried. Here a group of 16 women of all ages have created an incredible organization that empowers not just the [...]

2017-12-18T04:16:08+00:00 July 6th, 2015|Fav, Mexico, Tlacolula|