Travel Blogs from Albuquerque, United States

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Taking stock...one year on, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Taking stock...one year on

A travel blog entry by malbet

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You may wonder what happens in between blogs; since the last one- 15th November, no we weren't abducted by aliens, we've just been pottering really. Living on the road as we are, there are still what we call 'housekeeping' chores to do; not to ...

Heading Home, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Heading Home

A travel blog entry by betsyandkris

  Well our vacation is coming into its home stretch as we head back to Mississippi. We had a great time in Arizona. Got to see some great ruins as well as a number of canyons including the Grand Canyon. The weather was fantastic the whole time ... ...

4 that want to own me, 2 that want to stone me, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

4 that want to own me, 2 that want to stone me

A travel blog entry by captnoindustry

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Well, another full day!    If you have not figured out the name of today's episode, you are not an Eagles fan. (more on this later)  We left an hour late because the person before us in our room set the clock to Central time and we ...

Road Trip - travelling through NM, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Road Trip - travelling through NM

A travel blog entry by i-wander

Road Trip - travelling through ...

Twisting in the Indian Pueblo Centre, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Twisting in the Indian Pueblo Centre

A travel blog entry by cam.p.h.white

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The next day we were due to visit an Indian Pueblo Cultural Centre. This was an opportunity to look at the history of the Native Americans in New Mexico and also to see some cultural dances that they were putting on for audiences that day. The Centre was ...

Old Town and Museum of Art and History, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Old Town and Museum of Art and History

A travel blog entry by 10sandy

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... kicking up like crazy and we could see in the distance how it was obscuring the distant Sandia Mountains.  Some Albuquerque factoids: 1.  "With an average elevation of 5,312' Albuquerque is the HIGHEST U.S. metropolitan city.   Average? ...

We don't want to sleep in those beds, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

We don't want to sleep in those beds

A travel blog entry by kiaramichelle

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After our train was an hour late getting to Albuquerque we walked straight to the hostel dropped our bags saw the beds and were not impressed. We headed out for some food and a couple of drinks hoping that it would make the beds easier to sleep on. We ...

Day 12: Bandelier, Santa Fe, and BBQ, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day 12: Bandelier, Santa Fe, and BBQ

A travel blog entry by julia-winkie

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... upscale as Santa Fe is, we found it a little too yuppie (especially for Julia's student budget). We cruised back down into Albuquerque to meet Loretta for dinner, and had some delicious barbecue at Rudy's, famous in town for its good food and laid ...

Albuquerque, USA, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Albuquerque, USA

A travel blog entry by samanna2013

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... if the road has more than one lane they are completely dumbfounded its like watching children perform brain surgery. Finally we arrive at Albuquerque and I'm not sure that there is much here, it's a much bigger city than I thought as it takes ages to ...

On our way to Vegas!!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

On our way to Vegas!!

A travel blog entry by aldo80

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... an Indian settlement - now a national park. Walked around the park for an hour, was a pretty place Then we headed off to Albuquerque where we had a look around the city, realised there wasn't much there so played some pool and had a few beers before ...

Day 10: Into the Southwest, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day 10: Into the Southwest

A travel blog entry by julia-winkie

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... 't see that one coming. Today we completed the Santa Fe Trail, and, gluttons for punishment as we are, decided to continue on into Albuquerque and made it to Winkie's sister's house. We are now officially out of the prairie and in the desert. The drive ...

Family Reunion, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Family Reunion

A travel blog entry by ruthandpierce

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Spent a week in Albuquerque to Celebrate my Father and Step Mother's 80th B-day.   Also Saw our Friends Cliff and Tracy for an evening barbecue. Photos ...

Still at Albuquerque, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Still at Albuquerque

A travel blog entry by eddieandwendy

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St. Patrick's Day. Happy birthday to my beautiful Dad in heaven. Staying in again today. Have a bit of a snuffley nose, hope I am not getting the flu. Could just be Hayfever as there is a lot of wind today with lots of pollen flying around. Mainly ...

Flagstaff AZ to Albuquerque NM, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Flagstaff AZ to Albuquerque NM

A travel blog entry by letmeehan

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On to Albuquerque through norther AZ and ...

The engine is loosing power...now what!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

The engine is loosing power...now what!

A travel blog entry by 29-ford-model-a

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... After lunch, we tried to find a scenic drive along Sedillo Hill Road but we could not locate it.  We continued into Albuquerque as the heat of the day and the temp of the concrete surfaces rose, we saw lightning off in the distance. Just coming ...

Exploring Santa Fe, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Exploring Santa Fe

A travel blog entry by h.o.t.

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... and the Plaza and to Melissa for the suggestion of checking out some Pueblos. We rolled our way back to the car and drove back to Albuquerque. Dinner, a last load of laundry and getting ready to load up the car and move back into the tenting life ...

Day 11:  Albuquerque Old Town, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day 11: Albuquerque Old Town

A travel blog entry by julia-winkie

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... , it's wonderful to have a fantastic (nearly) native hostess (and two of her dogs to play with!). We explored Old Town Albuquerque today, which is filled with funky shops, boutiques, and art galleries. Later we drove up towards the Tramway, at the ...

Eclectic Overextended day in New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Eclectic Overextended day in New Mexico

A travel blog entry by cliffandellyn

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... .  Large trees began to appear and we finally reached a quaint town named Cloudcroft which is among the highest towns in the United States at 8,660 feet. Believe it or not there was snow on the ground under the trees where it hadn't melted.  We ...

Mexikaner, Bulldoggen und Lehmhütten, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Mexikaner, Bulldoggen und Lehmhütten

A travel blog entry by tiszrh

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... nächste Chance bietet sich morgen früh um 4 Uhr - mal schauen. So hatte ich dann also das Vergnügen, Albuquerque zu inspizieren. Touristenmagnet ist die Altstadt, wo man zwischen den für die Region typischen, historischen Lehmhäusern flanieren und ...

Green, Red or Christmas?, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Green, Red or Christmas?

A travel blog entry by cliffandellyn

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... Old Town Albuquerque is the San Felipe de Neri Church which is more than 300 years old and serves as the spiritual heart of Albuquerque.  It is beautiful outside with its lovely rose gardens and inside which a very ornate alter. We had our big meal ...

Still waiting!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Still waiting!

A travel blog entry by eddieandwendy

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... and we will see if this thing is capable of surviving Ed's driving. Wednesday 20th March, all packed and ready to move on. Leave Albuquerque RV park at 10.30am. Left the nice people a little Australian souvenir. Head off on the big Desert highway (W I40). ...

Balloon Fiesta, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Balloon Fiesta

A travel blog entry by thesairs

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What an amazing time we have had here at the 40th annual Balloon Fiesta. The event officially kicked off on 10/01 with a record setting launch of 325 balloons in just under an hour.  The activities continued throughout the week with the B.A.C. ...

Holbrook - Petrified Forest N P - Albuquerque NM, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Holbrook - Petrified Forest N P - Albuquerque NM

A travel blog entry by jimandelle

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... and lots of traffic and trucks with plenty of exits to travel stops etc, and the scenery was still great. Tonight we are in Albuquerque at a motel called Sandia Peak Inn which I chose from Tripadvisor. Might not be a bad lurk actually, I told the lady ...

Balloons and more!!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Balloons and more!!

A travel blog entry by thesairs

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We arrived here on 09/25 and will be here until 10/09.  We, along with two other couples, are the advance team for the Beaver Ambassdor Club " Balloons Galore" rally.  The club has reserved 51 sites here above the Balloon Fiesta launch field ...

The Brewers - New Mexico and the Iowa Farm, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

The Brewers - New Mexico and the Iowa Farm

A travel blog entry by brewercarrico

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Everyone warned me about taking the Greyhound Bus from Denver to Albuquerque - seriously, how bad could it be - we've taken busses in way worse countries than the US.  No problemo!!  At least that's what I thought.  As soon as dear Allison ...

Wood and Stone, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Wood and Stone

A travel blog entry by h.o.t.

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... on the road as a family; days and scenes like this certainly make it all worthwhile!! Then we simply drove on to Albuquerque, got some dinner groceries and checked into a very reasonably priced hotel for a couple of nights of catching up on sleep and ...

Resting and touring locally, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Resting and touring locally

A travel blog entry by h.o.t.

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... and loaded up the kids with new books to read. After picking 5 books each, we were on our way to Old Town Albuquerque and The American International Rattlesnake Museum. Eli, Tim and Lily, especially Eli, cruised around the museum and looked at all of the ...

Days 14 and 15, Hot dog, jumping frog....., Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Days 14 and 15, Hot dog, jumping frog.....

A travel blog entry by jjkaine

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Day 14 A short drive to ABQ this morning, so many American cities seem to be referred to by initials like OKC, LA, SF and NYC. Fairly straightforward route marred only by getting lost twice due to map reading by navigator. Enough said. We did follow ...

Day 7:  Amarillo, TX, to Albuquerque, NM., Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day 7: Amarillo, TX, to Albuquerque, NM.

A travel blog entry by edct

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... turkey (another house favorite).  The restaurant proved to be a great pick.  While eating, we also noticed that numerous Albuquerque Police Officers were coming in for dinner.  This has to tell you something....that the food was good... and ...

Gettin' our kicks off on Route 66..., Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Gettin' our kicks off on Route 66...

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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We wanted to give the New Mexcican fare a fair (har har) chance. So we tried again at Cervantes, in Albuquerque. We chose the chili stew and chili con queso. The "stew" was just wet sauce, like what you get on a wet burrito or enchiladas. Instead of it ...

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