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Celebrating La Jarcieria El Arte Oaxaqueño

Sunday, August 16 Hanging Out with Don Nico, 730pm Oaxaca, 530pm Las Vegas Truly one of Mexico’s homegrown heroes, Nicodemus Bartolo Vásquez has been a friend to local campesinos, artisans and visitors to Oaxaca. The Jarcieria El Arte Oaxaqueño ranks … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism Week: Day #2

Day #2 of Responsible Tourism Week. Happy Valentine’s Day! Have a look or a listen to the tweets. Today’s social media challenge expands on yesterday’s checklist: Be generous and write a testimonial for someone. Talk up someone else’s business. Add … Continue reading

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Crafting Our Future

Mexico City – As mentioned in the previous post, this weekend FONAES is hosting an impressive expo featuring crafts and foods from the entire country. It’s a slow walking tour and cultural geography lesson, a veritable feast for foodies and … Continue reading

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50th anniversary for Jarcieria

Oaxaca City – Please visit one of our favorite folk art stores in all of Mexico! Jarcieria El Arte Oaxaqueño celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2011. This is a remarkable milestone for a small business. Stop on by and congratulate … Continue reading

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Fair Trade Expo: Flickr and Twitter in Action!

Flickr and Twitter in Action! Viva Web 2.0! Oaxaca, Mexico – Here’s a great example of a language school hosting a local event and posting the artwork on Flickr. Even for those who cannot attend the event in person, the … Continue reading

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Folk Art Auction

Planeta.com launches our first online auction of traditional folk art from Oaxaca, Mexico. Since not everyone can travel, we are collaborating with the artisanos in this online auction. Profits from the auction are used to subsidize free internet training offered … Continue reading

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