Tagged as: Oaxaca

A New Way to Travel to Oaxaca

Dreaming Up Travel to Oaxaca The Educational Adventures Company has been thrilled to share adventures in Cuba with hundreds of groups and individuals since 2015. Travelers returned home from their Cuba adventures raving about the experience they had. It wasn’t long before the Educational Adventures team began to dream up

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Porfirio Gutiérrez Upholds the Ancient Tradition of Natural Dyes

Just outside of Oaxaca, Mexico, lays the small village of Teotitlán del Valle. There, weaver Porfirio Gutiérrez keeps alive a textile practice that dates back over 1,000 years in his indigenous Zapotec tradition – using plants and insects to create natural dyes. Gutiérrez uses everything from cochineal, an insect that

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