I write about random findings and travel.

  • On our exploration of Oaxaca, we stumbled upon a serene gem: the Centro Cultural San Pablo. This hidden find was a delightful surprise, a peaceful oasis we didn’t expect in the bustling city. One of the most charming aspects of…

  • Our visit to Mercado de Abastos (Central de Abastos) was a deep dive into Oaxaca’s heart and soul. This bustling market, steeped in history, is a sensory overload with its vibrant colors, sounds, and enticing aromas. One can’t miss the…

  • We did an evening walk through the vibrant streets of Oaxaca. I’m surprised how many people are out and about. Our night began with a visit to the Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzmán. As the evening lights illuminated its…

  • For our dinner, we headed to Zandunga, a restaurant embodying the festive spirit its name suggests. The evening was a delightful exploration of Oaxacan flavors, beautifully presented in each dish. We began with a Tlayuda topped with chorizo. This traditional…

  • No. As of November 2023. Our arrival at the Oaxaca International Airport, officially known as Aeropuerto Internacional de Oaxaca (OAX), marked the beginning of our much-anticipated adventure in this culturally rich city. Our Airbnb is located at a 25-minute drive…

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  • Revolution Day in Mexico is a vibrant affair, particularly the parade that forms the centerpiece of the celebrations. Merida’s was a spectacular showcase of Mexico’s rich history and spirited culture. The involvement of the Merida police in the parade was…

  • This is where we had breakfast before heading to the airport — Pan & Koffee. The moment I stepped into Pan & Koffee, I was captivated by the charming inner courtyard. It offered a tranquil oasis, perfect for a peaceful…

  • Our fourth day outside Mérida was a blend of unexpected detours and awe-inspiring experiences, as we delved deeper into Yucatán’s rich heritage. Morning Setback and a New Start The day began with a hiccup: our tour car broke down at…

  • We spent out last evening in Merida at Plaza Grande. As night fell, the plaza buzzed with life, offering an array of street food. The aroma of freshly made churros and the sight of marquesitas were irresistible. Catedral de Mérida…

  • We tried Marquesitas, a popular street food dessert, choosing the cajeta version. Cajeta, a Mexican caramel made from goat’s milk, adds a rich, creamy sweetness to the Marquesita. Originating from the city of Celaya in Guanajuato, cajeta has a deep,…

  • Pyramid of the Magician, unique due to its oval base, is steeped in myth. Its name originates from a folk tale about a magician who built the pyramid overnight. The oval shape, unusual in Maya architecture, adds to its mystique…