Santo Domingo.

Santo Domingo.

Pyramids at Monte Alban.

Pyramids at Monte Alban.

El Arbol de Tule, one of the biggest trees in the world.

El Arbol de Tule, one of the biggest trees in the world.

The biggest tamale I've ever eaten.

The biggest tamale I’ve ever eaten.

Mineral designs at Hierve el Agua.

Mineral designs at Hierve el Agua.

Mineral springs at Hierve el Agua.

Mineral springs at Hierve el Agua.

Ruins of Mitla.

Ruins of Mitla.

A tour of a mezcal factory. This is the base of a maguey plant.

A tour of a mezcal factory. This is the base of a maguey plant.

The start of the Guelaguetza festival in July.

The start of the Guelaguetza festival in July.

Botanical Gardens of Santo Domingo

Botanical Gardens of Santo Domingo

Tlayudas: bigger than your head, cheaper than a set meal, and tastier than all the other menu options. This is only half of one!

Tlayudas: bigger than your head, cheaper than a set meal, and tastier than all the other menu options. This is only half of one!

One of the markets where you can buy just about anything.

One of the markets where you can buy just about anything.