Mercado de Artesanías
Bicicletas Pedro Martínez
Pedro Martínez, an amiable Mexican Olympic cyclist, offers a variety of mostly off-road bike rides amid some of Oaxaca state’s most...
Iglesia de La Compañía
Finely carved facades adorn the colonial Iglesia de La Compañía .
Palacio de Gobierno
A 19th-century wonder of marble and murals, the State Government Palace occupies the southern flank of the Zócalo and now houses the...
Narrow Cuish is an expendio (drink retailer) rather than a bar, but it has a bar anyway (and an interesting display of old masks on the...
El Asador Vasco
For a meal, rather than a drink or snack, overlooking the Zócalo, the prime choice is the upstairs Asador Vasco, which provides good...
Lonely Planet review
This indoor crafts market is almost entirely devoted to woven and embroidered textiles – tablecloths, bags, blouses, huipiles , shawls, and more. As you walk through, you’re likely to see some of the vendors doing a spot of weaving or embroidering.