Monte Albán

Monte Albán

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, Valley of Oaxaca, , Mexico

This ancient Zapotec regional capital is about five miles west of Oaxaca. The preserved city allows a glimpse into the lives of area natives from 500 B.C. to 800 A.D.

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The bare-bones hotel serves simple food and drink. Read More
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