Named the #2 city in the world by Travel & Leisure for 2018, this cultural gem is hardly a secret these days. However, instead of evolving into a tourist hotspot, Oaxaca has kept its authenticity. This city is well-known for its mezcal and deeply rich history. Oaxaca is particularly favored by North American retirees because it’s so easy on the wallet; making this city a can't miss destination for travelers and expats alike.
In Oaxaca, the wet season is overcast, the dry season is partly cloudy, and it is warm year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 8°C (47°F) to 31°C (87°F).