Zocalito Travel Gallery

Central de Abastos in Oaxaca City is quite possibly the most intimidating shopping arena in the world, especially for a tourist. Imagine every kind of consumer item (I mean every kind!) packed into three football fields in a grid of 50 columns by 50 rows, with a crowd resembling a U-2 concert swirling around you. […]

The Great Chile Hunt of 2011

The November trip to Oaxaca was very much a success for the import company and pure exciting adventure. Over the next few months, with the help of professional writer Tom Passavant, I will tell the crazy tales of my adventures through the Mixe region, The La Canada Region and the markets of Oaxaca City. As […]