What are the climate conditions in Oaxaca ?

Over the course of a year, the temperature in Oaxaca typically varies from 9°C to 31°C and is rarely below 6°C or above 34°C. Good sources for this information are https://weatherspark.com and http://espanol.weather.com/weather/today.

What are some good places to visit in Oaxaca and surroundings?

There are several amazing places to visit in Oaxaca. You can find information at http://www.oaxaca.travel/index.php/es/

If you plan to extend your trip in Oaxaca and are looking for adventure, consider the Copalita Trail – a five-day trek that takes you from the alpine region of Oaxaca, all the way down to the coveted pristine beaches of the Pacific. Find more information at www.caminocopalita.com.

What are the electrical systems and plug types used in Oaxaca ?

Mexico uses 100–127 Volt, 60 Hz electrical outlets, the same electrical standards as the U.S. and Canada.

Where can I exchange currencies?

It is highly advised to exchange currencies in your country of origin, where you will probably get a better exchange rate with your currency. There are several currency exchanges in downtown Oaxaca, and a bus from the hotels to downtown that takes about 15 minutes. Please note that many businesses in Oaxaca only accept cash payments; therefore, it is highly advisable that you obtain some local currency to use.

What is the etiquette around tipping?

For information on tipping guidelines in and around Oaxaca city, please visit the Trip Advisor website.