A fascinating city, Oaxaca really shines through its culture and traditions, and its people will welcome you with open arms and be delighted to share their history with you.
As in many Mexican cities, you can get around Oaxaca on foot. Take the time to wander round the streets of its center, where you're bound to encounter some unexpected wonders.
The attractive colonial city of Oaxaca is famous for its chocolate, which food lovers will have opportunities to sample for themselves during their visit
. When I was in Mexico
, a family introduced me to the local specialty "el pollo al mole": chicken in a spicy chocolate sauce. I advise you to give it a try. It will change your taste buds forever!