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OAXACA, MEXICO

Oaxaca's Mixteca

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g Indigenous People and Tourism in Mexico

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g Nochixtlán
g Santiago Apoala
g Tamazulapan
g Huajuapan de Leon

ABOUT THE MIXTEC

In the Náhuatl language of the Aztecs, the term Mixtec comes from the word Mixtecapan, or 'place of the cloud-people.' The area in which Mixtec is spoken is known as the Mixteca.

TEPOSCOLULA

One of the great works of Spanish colonial architecture is the monastery of Teposcolula.

VISITING? -- There is frequent transportation to and from Oaxaca City via suburban van. Look for the CUMSA Camionetas de Lujo in Oaxaca City at J.P. Garcia #209 and in Teposcolula at 20 de Noviembre #15.

b Teposcolula Retablo - Interamerican Institute

YUCUNDAA

Excavations are currently taking place in Yucundaa, on a hill near the town of San Pedro y Pablo Teposcolula, Once the center of a Mixtec city state, the archaeological site (currently off limits to tourism) might extend 600 hectares. The city was abandoned around 1530.

TLAXIACO

The city is formally known as Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco ('heroic city') in honour of a battle waged there during the 1862–67 French invasion.

Notable Tlaxiaqueños include the singer Lila Downs.

Saturday is Market Day.

VISITING? -- There is frequent transportation. In Oaxaca City Autotransportes de Tlaxiaco is located at Trujano #505 and Transportadora Turistica Mixteca Baja, Hidalgo #208. There is another sitio on Diaz Ordaz. The Tlaxiaco office of Autotransported is located Independencia #19 at the corner of Colón and Transportadora is at Independencia and Hidalgo.

b Universidad Tecnológica de la Mixteca
b Mixtec - Wikipedia
b Tlaxiaco.com
b Tlaxiaco Photos - Aqui Oaxaca

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