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This tour is absolutely worth doing. Make the tour as early in the morning as possible. Protect yourself against the sunshine. Try to get a good guide. Ask someone from the museum after the entrance. Enjoy your stay here!
We visited Monte Alban and hired an "English speaking" guide at the entrance. His English was better than our Spanish or Zapotec, but was still not sufficient for easy communication. He did not have current information and was unable/unwilling to answer any questions. We overheard...More
I am not sure how to start explaining the “fatal attraction” I felt when first time found myself at Monte Albán – it was like love on first sight! The construction of this city in the sky was based on a delicate architectural design, always...More
Old ruins of Zapotecas ceremony place with square for 80 000 people. Are situated near town Oaxaca, but 500 m higher, total altitude is more then 2000 m. First place in Mexico where archeologist found gold artefacts in local tombs. You can see it in...More