Alvin Starkman Travel Articles

Casa Santiago: Rug Weavers of Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca – Mexico
Alvin Starkman describes the rug weavers of Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca; their making of wool rugs by hand using pine looms and natural dyes since the 1500's - a tradition that continues today, a
Sí Señor, Will That Be Testicles Or Head? – Oaxaca, Mexico, North America
Alvin Starkman thinks travelers to Oaxaca should not miss the opportunity to eat barbecued goat. Get invited to a fiesta, and witness the pomp and ceremony of its preparation in an in-ground oven.