Date: Oct 28 - Nov 3, 2017
This is an immersion into the vital, vibrant and dynamic Mayan culture of highland Chiapas and our travel will span the days of celebration when the souls of the ancestors are believed to return from beyond... (read more)
Date: Oct 16-24, 2017
A very personal cultural and photography tour of the people and customs of Oaxaca, Mexico. Have you ever dreamed of visiting a culture so beautiful, so steeped in history and tradition, so untouched by the modern world, that it appears as if you've stepped back in time? This kind of experience is not an opportunity that comes along often. Almost by definition, if you're able to book a tour there, then it's a tourist destination. But not in this case.... (read more)
Date: Nov 24th - Dec 3rd, 2017
Cost: $2,600 usd
From the Oaxacan Coast to the Sierra Madre, this remarkable and diverse journey takes us to one of the last sericulture villages in Mexico, a village of 5,000 tapestry weavers, into the Isthmus of Tehuantepec to visit of village of Zapotec embroiders and Huave backstrap weavers, into the home of the last and great Chontal weavers and onto a remote beach with one of the last ancestral murex dyers on the planet... (read more)
Date: Jan 17 - 24, 2018
The world of the highland Maya in Chiapas is culturally fascinating and visually astounding any time of year. But when there is a festival happening it all takes a quantum leap higher in WOW factor as rich tradition comes out for show ...
Date: Feb 17 - 24, 2018
Revered since ancient times, used for food, fiber, rope, clothing and the holy mother of pulque and mezcal, this sword-branched plant and the culture that surround it are the focus of this quest...