There are a lot of dogs just running around Oaxaca. Well-behaved street dogs that have never chased me down a dark, deserted street late at night (I’m looking at you Guatemala!).
I arrived at my AirBnB late on a Sunday night. Oaxaca, like most Latin American countries, is almost completely shut down on Sundays and late Sunday night is even worse- especially is you want food. Which I did. So just after I got the house tour from my rentor and put my stuff down, sheContinue reading “2 Apr 19”
Refrescas! Despite everyone thinking these are alcoholic drinks and I was just getting shit-hammered in Oaxaca, refrescas are flavored water beverages. Melon, limon, horchata, rose, and dozens more flavors were all featured on this saint’s day (I do not remember the saint) where stands are set up in the city center to give away cupsContinue reading “29 Mar 19”
I’m not sure what this means beyond the literal translation. I thought it might be a quote from Buddha but prolly not. It could also be read darkly like someone took me away. I guess I prefer to think about it like some kind of koan. Take from it what you will.
I have so many photos of this cathedral and there are tons of them on the internet (one looks exactly like this). Anyway, churches are big in Mexico literally and culturally. Get ready for more of this.
First day of Spanish classes! Here for a month to lock down some español for the rest of my trip.
This wall art, El Corazon de Jesus, was in my Oaxaca AirBnb. Not a religious guy but I do think it’s nice. BTW, I’m in Oaxaca now for the next month.