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  • BEST SOUVENIRS FROM OAXACA PROVINCE

    So what could be a perfect must-bring item from here? Dearsouvenir.com offers you a fine selection of products and places - all typical, local and memorable.

    • Feb 2017
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  • Villa de Zaachila

    1

    City

    A one hours drive from Oaxaca brings you to former Zapotek capital with a beautiful open air market (tianguis) on thursdays.

  • Mercado de Tlacolula

    2

    Latin American

    Someone described the Sunday market as an ocean of colours and sounds and smells. A Dearsouvenir-Hotspot!

  • JUST GO VISIT LOCAL MARKETS !

    It's ever so pleasant to stroll through a Mexican market. You won't be badgered. One question and if you say no, that's it. Oaxaca's markets are even more special because they are a social meetingpoint for indigenas from all over the province. As a tourist you might catch a great deal of tradition and spiritualism.

  • Matatlan, Capital Mundial Del Mezcal

    4

    Park

    Basically coming from the same plant like Tequila, Mezcal is much softer and smokier. It's so big right now!

  • Antiguo Barrio Xochimilco

    5

    Other Outdoors

    Famous for its textiles and metall artwork this is one of Oaxaca's most interesting neighbourhoods

  • San Agustín Etla

    6

    City

    Lovers of stationary might find some interesting pieces here. Local artists work with designs from famous painters like Rodolfo Morales or Toledo.

  • San Antonio Castillo Velasco

    7

    City

    In this litte village they are specialized in embroidering blouses and dresses with flowers and other designs.

  • Santo Tomás Jalieza

    8

    Other

    Here everyone is into producing beautiful textiles. Designs are unpretentious but as always in Mexico: colours are incredible!

  • San Martín Tilcajete.

    9

    City

    Almost everyone here makes his living with creating fabulous wooden creatures called "Alebrijes". Products from here are considered very elaborate.

  • San Bartolo Coyotepec

    10

    Town

    At this place you find some world class products made of Oaxaca's black clay.

  • San Antonio Arrazola , ciudad de Los Alebrijes

    11

    Travel

    This is home of those fantastic and sometimes disturbing wooden creatures you can find all over Mexico. Go find your extraterrestial new pet.

  • Santa María Atzompa

    12

    Town

    Just 10 minutes away from Oaxaca City this comunidad produces ceramic goods - famous for their elaborate design and their green colour.

  • Teotitlán del Valle

    13

    City

    One of Oaxaca's famous near-by places where they produce wonderful textiles. They have a beautiful market dedicated to hand-woven rugs.

  • Santa Ana del Valle

    14

    City

    This place is famous for its strong tradition in textile manufacturing. Designs and colours are just incredible and go way back to pre-hispanic period.

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