Zipolite definitely has a hippie atmosphere. Young foreigners meditating and doing yoga on the beach is a common sight.
Hippies Meditating Beach
About the author: After traveling on her own for three or four years, Chaya met up with Wade Shepard, the editor of VagabondJourney.com. They were married in 2009, and continue to travel the world together with their young daughter. From time to time Chaya blogs about family travel and life on the road.