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“santo domingo”(34 reviews)
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All reviews pedestrian street santo domingo great walk lots of shops art galleries lovely street fun street hear music cafe brujula great people watching several blocks walk up colonial architecture food vendors central square amate books oaxaca city
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It seemed like there was always a 'parade' of some sort happening - maybe it was just that I was there the week before Christmas?!?!?) I cannot say enough good things about Oaxaca though. The 'vibe', the people, the food, the culture

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank R6633PPtylerc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't miss this lovely walk on your way to Templo Santo Domingo. Lovely galleries, shops and plenty of good places to eat are there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Czechnut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This pedestrian street, which runs from the Cathedral to the Templo Santo Domingo, is endlessly entertaining. I particularly enjoy it on Saturdays, when the society weddings at TSD quite often involve dance troupes, bands, giant puppets, antique cars. But it's interesting all the time. Lots...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank califcasl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sued this to stroll from Santo Domingo Church to the Zocalo; and it is safe, wide and with lots of shops and street vendors in most places. Good for people watching and strolling.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alikarim
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

We walked up and down this car free street many times on our way around town. We saw street buskers and parade like activities randomly. There were lots of shops and merchants to buy cheap crafts. Lots of food vendors at each corner. And plenty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BJoyous
Reviewed 16 January 2019

The traffic is blocked from this street, although the cars do cross every intersection, so it is a haven of peace in busy, trafficy Oaxaca. There are some very nice artesanias available along here, higher-priced than those sold in the street. The atmosphere is very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Geoff-n-Susan
Reviewed 19 December 2018

- food, art, people-watching. Catch it when the King of the Night is passing out fortunes for a coin.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Candice K
Reviewed 18 December 2018

A very pleasant stroll, where human diversity is to be appreciated. From Santo Domingo to the zocalo, along the way there are all kinds of stores and restaurants. Not to be missed

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MiruruChapin
Reviewed 17 December 2018

This a traffic free street and where it happens day and night. The buildings are colorful and well preserved and the street paved with stone.You find some interesting shops and restaurants and a major square at the temple de Santo Domingo. Most days there were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 12 December 2018

There are so many great places in Oaxaca to crisscross day and night, people watching, gathering in the ambiance, and this street is one, as are several parallel streets gently inclined from the Zocalo to Santo Domingo and the interesting 'shopping' streets, people plazas there....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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