Country Inn & Suites Hobbs, NM
Travel Blogs from Hobbs
... I guess they think 70 is slow. We stopped for the night in Monahans, a small town that serves the oil fields and interstate travelers. The local BBQ restaurant was highly recommended on Urban Spoon, but it was closed. That left a Mexican restaurant (we did that last night), a Steak place (saving that for Fort Worth), a Chinese Buffet and the usual fast food options. We ended up at Dairy Queen.
Today we drove from Albuquerque to Roswell (New Mexico). We planned on taking the Tramway up to Sandia Peak before we left Albuquerque, but as we got closer, we saw that it did not go to the peak, but to a lower elevation. When we got to to the entrance of the Tramway parking lot, they wanted to charge us to park there (there were no ...
Each morning we look at the map to see where want to be and book a hotel for the night and this is when Darren realized we were near Roswell, NM home of the famous UFO government cover-up. We traded the caverns for a chance to spot an alien and we headed north on Rt ...
... someone ask if we were okay. We were and looked at our watch it was 4:50 and then realized we were down there for over 3 hours. It was the 2 Rangers who do final sweep of the cave before locking up for the night and turning off the lights. Beautiful sunset at campsite while sipping a nice cold glass of white wine. The next day our adventures took us to Living Desert State Park filled with all the varied ...
... we stopped at Carlsbad caverns. All the challenging tours were booked. But we got to visit the whole cave which is ridiculously huge. Kids visited a lot of caves so they were kind of bored. None the less it is definitely worth visiting. There is a lift to get back us up which is very cool.
Kids got to complete Junior Ranger program there an added bonus. That gets us to the end of the trip.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services