Not just a house, but a piece of Mexico's history.
Built by a former Governor of Oaxaca, Miguel Zárate Aquino (1947-1977), the house hosted frequent reunions for Mexican politicians at the time.
In those years, Oaxaca staged tremendous political movements against the government of the time, so the house lost its owner shortly...Read the whole story
Admire the religious architecture and go to the “Catedral”, the church “Compañia de Jesús” and the “Basilica de la Soledad”, considered a master piece of the mexican barroco.
Take a break and explore the “Plaza de la Constitución”, have an ice cream or a hot chocolate with water in one of the local restaurants around this beautiful square.
Time to eat in the market “20 de noviembre” better known as the food market with the best of the Oxacan cuisine.
Don´t stop and go to the market “Benito Juarez”, here you can find local artisans and their beatuful creations.
Keep on moving, is time to go to the Museum of Oxaca, the Library, the newspaper library and the botanical garden, all in one place: The Cultutal Center of Santo Domingo.
Finally return to Agrado Guest House and relax in the bar having a taste of local Mezcales with your new friends. Cheers!