Monday, November 18, 2019

Historical center of Oaxaca

Historical colonial city with numerous impressive Baroque style buildings. Many of historical buildings have been built of local green stone giving to the city...

Monte Albán

One of the earliest urban centers in Mesoamerica, center of Zapotec culture for nearly 1000 years. Founded sometimes around 500 BC and inhabited until...

Mitla

The most important religious center for the ancient Zapotec culture, developed in 900 BC - 1521 AD. Renowned due to elaborate mosaic fretwork adorning...

Hierve el Agua

One of the highest single travertine terraces formed by thermal springs. This bright white stone "waterfall" is 12 - 30 meters high. Location, GPS coordinates: 16.8655...

Arbol del Tule (Árbol del Tule)

One of main tourist attractions in the Mexican state of Oaxaca is an amazing tree - Arbol del Tule (Tule Tree). This Montezuma cypress...