Colourful Celebrations of Mexico

Colourful Celebrations of Mexico

The cultural event Guelaguetza or sometimes known as Mondays on the Hill is much celebrated in Oaxaca. Oaxaca is a city in the Centro District in Central Valleys. It is right at the base of Cerro del Fortin, closed to Atoyac River. Guelaguetza is celebrated in an entire month in length. starting from the first two Mondays after 16th July. However, they do not celebrate it if it falls on 18th July. That is because it is the death date for their great leader, Benito Juarez. So during this time... [ read more ]