The Globe and Mail | Puerto Escondido Oaxaca Mexico
Where to travel in 2010 - Mexico
by Mercedeh Sanati
Published December 31, 2009
After years of being hammered by bad press about political protests, drug-related violence and swine flu, Mexico is primed for a comeback. The state of Oaxaca - home to the pretty colonial capital of Oaxaca City and the chilled-out surfing town of Puerto Escondido - made Lonely Planet's Top 10 Regions of 2010 list and Mexico City received a mention on Frommer's annual Top 10, citing that the city is 'doing well what it's done well for over four centuries' as a cultural and ethnic nexus for Mexico and Latin America.
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