Travel Blogs from Albuquerque, United States

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Day 21, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day 21

A travel blog entry by ferrao

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... this stunning place because of climate change and population pressure. And we had mounting pressures of our own! We had to get Sharon to Albuquerque by noon the following day so she could get a flight back to Portland, OR. We got there at 4 am, pulled ...

The Arctic Desert, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

The Arctic Desert

A travel blog entry by crossamerica

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Now, dear readers, what would you say was the defining characteristic of a North American desert in late May?  After sand you might answer "it will be hot and dry".  Well you would be wrong!  We woke to rain and a bitter wind.  ...

Day 24 - Albuquerque - New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day 24 - Albuquerque - New Mexico

A travel blog entry by traceystravels

... stops except for coffee breaks. Then I saw the inside of airports and airplanes. I had to fly to Denver and then on to Albuquerque. The Denver flight was about 3 hours long, the Albuquerque flight was only an hour, but there was a lay over of 2 hours ...

Week 4: Texas & New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Week 4: Texas & New Mexico

A travel blog entry by justinsuzan

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... door de rest van het centrum van Santa Fe, gevuld met leuke binnenplaatsjes, stapten we weer in de trein naar Albuquerque. De terugrit tijdens zonsondergang was adembenemend mooi (zie foto). 's Avonds bereidden we ons voor op de rit naar Flagstaff. ...

Reaching the half way point, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Reaching the half way point

A travel blog entry by triviafanatics

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... that it crosses or just one for each state? Otherwise, there's not a whole lot to say about the drive from Holbrook to Albuquerque, New Mexico.  New Mexico is beautiful.  The visitor center was nice. Since this is a travel blog I could mention ...

One long day, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

One long day

A travel blog entry by jaybrotz

... immigration went fine, and we were soon walked across to the other side of the airport to catch our Southwest flight back to Albuquerque. The security process and everything was back to normal for me (which meant it took much longer than in Australia) but ...

UP UP AND AWAY!!!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

UP UP AND AWAY!!!

A travel blog entry by hitherthither

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We arrived in Albuquerque a couple days early to get our generator fixed and that worked out well. Then we met some old friends, Kathie and Bob, and moved our RV up to a RV lot inside the Balloon Fiesta Park adjacent to where the balloon takeoff/landing ...

Headiing to the Grand Canyon!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Headiing to the Grand Canyon!

A travel blog entry by zonas

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10 am start! Beautiful weather, sunny skies, unlike home, tropical storm soaking Amelia island today!! What a beautiful state Arizona is! The landscape is so diverse. Visited the continental divide. . We traveled to elevations over 7000 ft., slow ...

Into New Mexico..., Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Into New Mexico...

A travel blog entry by irishrover7

The next morning, after much needed rest, we left before checkout and around 1 pm, we arrived in Albuquerque, NM along the I-40 West and continued to chase the falling sun into the ...

Dawn Patrol & Glowdeo, Albuquerque  , United States travel blog

Dawn Patrol & Glowdeo

A travel blog entry by safarigirl

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Up again at 4 am and off to the Balloon Park.  Temperature this am 31 degrees and once again, Krispy Kremes at the Balloon Park. We watched the Dawn Patrol launch five balloons to determine whether anyone else could launch this am. Lucky for us, it ...

more driving, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

more driving

A travel blog entry by 1mum3kids

I awoke this morning with a but of dread in my stomach, I really felt like I hadnt spent enough time in williams. After a bit of a traumatic experience with the waffle iron in the hotel breakfast room, I drove slowly through the small picturesque town ...

International Balloon Fiesta & Sandia Peak, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

International Balloon Fiesta & Sandia Peak

A travel blog entry by safarigirl

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4:00 a.m., breakfast boxes and a bus ride to Balloon Fiesta Park for us. Temperature was 37 degrees when we left so hats, gloves and insulated long underwear were in order. After a Krispy Kreme donut in the hospitality tent, it was off to watch the ...

Albuqurque, New Mexicao, Land of the Enchanted, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Albuqurque, New Mexicao, Land of the Enchanted

A travel blog entry by billy_d

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... if he was experiencing cross winds.  He said, “Yeah, I hate it.  It comes from nowhere.” I arrived in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with my butt hurting, deaf from the wind, but happy for a shower and visit from a motorcycle club ...

Getting to Know the Pueblo Indians, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Getting to Know the Pueblo Indians

A travel blog entry by safarigirl

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We attended three lectures over the course of the day that dealt with the origin and demise of the Pueblo Indians. The Pueblo people settled along the Rio Grande River, primarily in New Mexico. These Native Americans were exploited for their land and the ...

The bureaucracy involved in removing your ..., Albequerque, United States travel blog

The bureaucracy involved in removing your ...

A travel blog entry by bradleyt

... where in a fit of stupidity I bought some Pork Rinds to snack on. This piece of Americana I could have done without. Fried pork skin is just not my game. I ended up spending the night in Albuquerque. Drive time stats... Daily KM: 957 Hours: 10 ...

A Visit to the Acoma Pueblo, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

A Visit to the Acoma Pueblo

A travel blog entry by safarigirl

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Boarded our bus for an hour and a half ride to Acoma. On the way we found that the city of Albq is surrounded on two sides by Indian reservations and one side is a National Forest, so the city can only expand on one side. Water is a scarce commodity and ...

Chapter 08 Lost & Found, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Chapter 08 Lost & Found

A travel blog entry by romabeach

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... home in Pagosa Springs Colorado and then winter in Benson Arizona.    As it happened, Bob had to go to Albuquerque for a doctor's appointment which fitted in with our travel plans.     Instead of going to Colorado we can ...

Last Day in Albuquerque, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Last Day in Albuquerque

A travel blog entry by ralphieboyo

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... we leave.  I help a minor amount, but do enjoy such. After dinner at a Pizzeria we'll head over to the game between Albuquerque and Omaha, 3A ball.  It's should be as interesting as baseball can be for us...mebbe. We've been having problems with ...

Albuquerque, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Albuquerque

A travel blog entry by jd_amazing_race

I'm spending the night in Albuquerque. I'm getting used to spelling ...

Leaving Las Vegas, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Leaving Las Vegas

A travel blog entry by chris.curtis

Set off by Greyhound bus bound for San Angelo, Texas. A journey which will take about 18 hours. ...

All around the Area..., Albuquerque, United States travel blog

All around the Area...

A travel blog entry by ralphieboyo

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... was a great hike which we all enjoyed.  Lisa did get bitten by a nasty ant, but survives.   Later we went to the Albuquerque Downs Horse Racing Track and the gang invested a bit of cash in the horses. Lisa won, right off the bat, but that was ...

Double Take: Sandia Peak and Petrified Forest, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Double Take: Sandia Peak and Petrified Forest

A travel blog entry by gapelechsgowest

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Today, we managed to cover two states in one day - moving from Sandia Peak in Albuquerque, New Mexico to the Petrified Forest just outside of Sedona, Arizona. This morning was an early start, after waking up to a 6:45 alarm and hurrying over to the ...

From the Desert to the Peak, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

From the Desert to the Peak

A travel blog entry by ralphieboyo

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This morning, Wednesday, we caught the 9:20AM Rail Runner train to Santa Fe.  It was a cool ride that took us through lots of country, including an Indian Reservation, and took just a bit over an hour for the trip. Santa Fe is much larger than any ...

Le voyage de retour, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Le voyage de retour

A travel blog entry by stephisa

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... un endroit à visiter l’été mais sûrement que c’est beaucoup mieux en hiver. Ce soir, je vous écris d’Albuquerque (Nouveau Mexique) et nous sommes dans un très beau camping. C’est le plus beau KOA que nous ayons visité; ...

Hot Dog, Jumpin Frog...... Albuquerque - Day 1, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Hot Dog, Jumpin Frog...... Albuquerque - Day 1

A travel blog entry by tangerine9

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... in from 1981 to 1991, it really was a quite uniquely fascinating place. Having visited Tinkertown we then headed into Downtown Albuquerque where we enjoyed a stroll up and down the main street looking at all the neon signs and artistic buildings. We also ...

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

A travel blog entry by socks

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... balloons is the largest ballooning event on earth, the most photographed event on earth, and the largest annual event in the United States. Balloon Fiesta Park comprises of 365 acres of which 78 acres or 54 football fields is the launch field. Hundreds ...

Day Thirteen New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Day Thirteen New Mexico

A travel blog entry by thetravelling2

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We woke up quite late in Lubbock, we'd slept reasonably well but the room was still horrendous! We went out and had breakfast (it came free so we thought why not) - vaguely wish I hadn't! We left and got on the road and two hours later we pulled up to ...

Arrived American RV Park, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

Arrived American RV Park

A travel blog entry by socks

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Left Mancos, CO early morning due to a 5 hour drive. ...

More hot air than some governments, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

More hot air than some governments

A travel blog entry by hdh

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... about it, having played bit parts in so many seen but unremembered movies. We were embarrassingly late arriving in Albuquerque to meet Mike and Cheryl Garcia, another globalfreeloaders couple who generously opened their home to us, feed us and ...

We are About Lobo'd Out!, Albuquerque, United States travel blog

We are About Lobo'd Out!

A travel blog entry by edellis903

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... Santa Fe looked bad early this week, originally 2-4 inches of snow, so I booked a non-cancellable room in both Santa Fe and Albuquerque based on that.  Naturally, it turned out to be beautiful both places, but......  We got up early in Santa Fe, ...

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