Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque Uptown
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Leaving Oklahoma City
Rain gone, clear skies, Bonnie and I rolled out at dawn. The air temperature registering on the Goldwing's system declared 56 degrees. The GPS built into the Goldwing is named Navi. We are still developing a relationship. Bless her heart, she sometimes cannot keep pace when she must recalculate in a city with short blocks …
We drove to Albuquerque, NM yesterday. I got a really bad allergic attack when I woke up Wed morning at the Farabaugh's in Denver, CO. I think it must have been the Colorado air - Ha-Ha! I got better the closer we got to Albuquerque.
I am fine this morning.
We are staying with some friends, but will be headed back to PHX in the next day or ...
After some deeper delving into the exact locations of the original Route 66, we decided to back track to Santa Rosa, and re-enter Albuquerque via the pre-1937 route. We drove out almost to Santa Rosa, and then took a sharp left, northwest, up the 84. This route into Albuquerque takes a lot longer, edging onto Santa Fe, and does not have the same feel as coming in on highway 40 (more mountains and trees, less mesas and ...
... Bruce did it without blinking an eye and the boys can't wait until they're taller because they're coming back to give it a try! This museum got a "thumbs up" from everyone and the kids made a great choice!
Albuquerque has a double decker train called the Railrunner that runs from downtown into the suburbs where we were staying. We thought it would be fun for ...
... was still a bit early. A bigger police presence than expected ... but we later learned that Albuquerque has the 8th highest crime rate in the country.
The old town was just dead. Most restaurants were closed or at least didn't have their inviting lights on. We found open one trading post and one restaurant.The restaurant was mediocre: staff were fine, but they were out of guacamole and bell peppers for the food ... they did make a ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center