Crowne Plaza Albuquerque
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Had my presentation this morning (it went well) then decided to drive up to Santa Fe for the evening. Had a small dinner at the restaurant upstairs in the square, then walked around town. It was comfortable in the shade -- not too hot at all. A little warm in the sun, but bearable. ...
Day 321 - We left Phoenix and drove part way to Albuquerque passing through Winslow, Arizona (Journey Song mentions Winslow) and continued on to Hendrick. Along the route you pass over a mountain pass and reach upwards of 6000 feet. The nice part of this stretch of road was that we were in the pine forest! I never thought I would be so happy to see "real" trees! We haven't been among nice trees since we left Oregon back in October. ...
... it was just one straight road, no little twists or turns.
Finally we arrived in Roswell and it wasn't how I pictured it, I thought it might just be a little farming village or something, couldn't have been more wrong, everything on the way through there though was UFO stuff, alien head lamp posts, Alien figures standing outside McDonalds. Mental.
Day 27 - 17th October 2013
Checked out of the motel and headed for the Roswell UFO museum, it was a ...
And it was all great!
After our meal we took pictures of the nutcrackers and other German decorations found throughout the restaurant and then a few family pictures. We were full from lunch but all decided it would be fun to drive back 15 minutes and go to Whit's End at Focus on the Family. Other than the grandparents, we've all been there before but agreed it was ...
... which we really wanted to get to before night - well we did get there before night at 7:00pm.So we went though and got our little package which was left out for us, pulled into to spot 62, plugged in and quickly went for a walk to get some KFC as this was pretty much all there was, funnily though KFC looked like it was shut as all the chairs were stacked on the tables and the place looked like it was actually closed for business full stop ...
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