Oaxaca, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Oaxaca, is one of the 32 states which compose the Federative Entities of . It is divided into 570 municipalities, of which 418 are governed by the system of usos y costumbres with recognized local forms of self-governance.
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is a city in the state of in Mexico. It lies at an altitude of 1,555 m, so in winter nights are cold and days are warm. Photo: Quaith, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Monte Albán is an archaeological site in the state of Oaxaca in . Photo: Quaith, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in Oaxaca on the Oaxaca-Pacific coastline. Photo: StellarD, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small beach town on the Pacific coast in Oaxaca, . Photo: Fsamuels, Public domain.


Bahias de , or as it is more commonly known, is a destination resort area located on Mexico's Pacific Coast in its most southern state of Oaxaca. Photo: Phil13, CC BY 3.0.

is a growing backpacker beach destination along the south-western Pacific coast of Oaxaca, . Photo: Adam Jones, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a set of natural rock formations in the Mexican state of Oaxaca that resemble cascades of water. Photo: Adrián Cerón, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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