San Cristobal de las Casas

San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Guide to San Cristobal de las Casas

About San Cristobal de las Casas San Cristobal de las Casas and neighboring Tuxtla Gutierrez and Comitan are in the state of Chiapas, a region east of Oaxaca and...

Church at San Juan Chamula, Chiapas

Guide to San Juan Chamula

About San Juan Chamula The Chamulas have always been a fiercely independent people. As part of the Tzotzil community, they resisted the Spanish upon their arrival in 1524 and...

Zinacatan, Chiapas, Mexico

Guide to Zinacatan

About Zinacatan Up in the mountains, around 7 miles (11 km) from San Cristobal de las Casas is the small village of Zinacatan; translated it means “Valley of Bats”....