Category: Food

Mar 04

Oaxaca Scenes

 

Jan 27

Cooking Class in Oaxaca Mexico – Muy Sabroso!

For me, one of the highlights of our trip to Mexico was taking a cooking class at Casa Crespo in Oaxaca. Sure, I can make quesadillas and burritos, even fajitas, but the preparation is more Tex-Mex style. True Mexican cuisine is so different than what we’re used to in the U.S. and I wanted to …

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Jan 27

Eating Out in Oaxaca, Mexico

We have had so many memorable meals in Oaxaca, there are too many to talk about. We have eaten in restaurants that run the gamut from smaller, family restaurants called comedors to fine dining restaurants — one of our favorites is Las Quince Letres where we enjoyed a four-course comida corrida for 90 pesos ($6.00) each. Comida corrida in Mexico is a meal of several courses …

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Jan 26

Our Costs to Travel in Mexico for One Month-Part 3: Food, Marvelous Food

As you can see in the graphic to the right, we spent a total of $3,417.98 during our one-month-long trip to Mexico. So, let’s break it down. One of the things worth noting right off is the great exchange rate we got. Last year when we visited Mexico, the U.S. dollar was worth just over 14 pesos. This year, …

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