The old part of the city and the Monte Alban archaeological site are the most visited places of Oaxaca de Juárez, which is located between mountains. Here, different indigenous peoples live. Oaxaca has one of the most rich and traditional Mexican gastronomies based on corn. For instance: tamales, memelas (thick corn tortillas), and tlayudas (flat fried tortilla with beans, meat, etc.) are created here. In Oaxaca, you can fully experience the most Mexican traditions, such as the Day of the Dead. Annual average temperature: 22ºC (72ºF), with heavy rain in summer.