Festivals

Dia de los Muertos in Oaxaca Goes Off With a Bang

Words and photographs by Ehren Seeland A series of juguetes shoot into the night, sending the neighborhood dogs into a barking frenzy. Bam, bam, bam – these handmade fireworks are liberally applied to the open skies of Oaxaca in order to announce birthdays, weddings and other notable events. Unlike traditional fireworks, they do not produce… Continue reading Dia de los Muertos in Oaxaca Goes Off With a Bang

Oaxaca

12 Hours of Adventures Around Oaxaca

Words and photographs by Ehren Seeland A truck engine snores quietly as we wait for more passengers to complete our trip back down a narrow dirt road from Hierve el Agua to Mitla. The black hood of the vehicle sizzles in the heat and a sliver of light slides off of a silver skull mounted… Continue reading 12 Hours of Adventures Around Oaxaca