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July 3, Thursday
If you are EVER in Albuquerque and have NEVER seen the Unser's Racing Museum AND you have even a touch of 'gearhead’ in you---then spend the $6 (if you qualify for the senior rate) and treat yourself to a few hours at this wonderful treasure of past racing history. EXTREMELY well done exhibit in ...
... they're dust or rain. Every now and then the sun cuts through the clouds and lights up the Sandia mountains and they're just gorgeous. We head to the part of the city at the base of the Sandias and wind up in a park with walking trails. The vantage is perfect...with an unobstructed view of the mountains. Consequently, I set up my film gear and burn some film....between wind gusts.
At this point, we're losing the light...and when you're working ...
... still no room! Finally on the 5th try, we found a spot, only because there was a cancellation and the campground was not a KOA. We grabbed it and were pleasantly surprised that the accommodations were great. When we registered, we asked what was going on that made all the campgrounds so full. They told us that this week was the Hot Air Balloon Festival! How ...
... it is extremely neat to do...and the views from the top are outstanding. We didnt expect to do something so unique and great like this on what was supposed to be just a quick stop on the way west. We would highly recommend a stop at El Morro and El Malpais.
After over 7 miles of trails, we headed for our hotel in Gallup NM, and dinner at Virgies Mexican Diner, which seemed to be a local favorite...the food was good!
... for their red and green Chile sauces, however it's hard to choose between them so if you have red and green it's called Christmas, which is indeed what Tom did! Tanya had the Santa Fe Eggs Benedict, corn bread, chorizo hash, poached eggs, bernaise sauce and red chile sauce, with a side of crispy potatoes. Mmmmmmm. Thought Dani would appreciate the use of funds for an immense Mexicans hangover cure! We spent a couple of hours sunbathing until some rain ...
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