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Oaxaca: The party is in the streets

Here we usually wake up from our siesta to the sound of tubas or fireworks. Oaxaca is a place where you hear the boom of fireworks and the trail of loud street bands even when it’s light outside. I picture a bunch of little kids hiding behind a bush and watching us leave our posada […]

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From Salon Corona to Salon Tropicana

The night began on the street called 5 de Mayo, on the corner of Bar la Nueva Opera, where mahogany booths, red velvet curtains, and a bullet shot from Pancho Villa’s gun left on the ceiling have frozen time and the only reminder of 2011 is the live salsa music and disco ball blaring from […]

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Drinks in Condesa: 7 Vidas

Condesa is one of those neighborhoods that’s cute by day, and somehow retains some of its cuteness while adopting a layer of swanky by night. We tend to avoid loud techno and shishi, so for a cozy setting, chill atmosphere and good drinks we settled into 7 Vidas. The deep red walls are warm, the […]

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