Holiday Inn Express - Balloon Fiesta Park
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... there splendour. I could have spent days marvelling at the otherworldly wilderness yonder, but the schedule had grown tight due to our troublesome couple and we were forced to settle for a few pictures before returning to the bus via the treacherous paths downhill.
The time had come for lunch and whilst we ate our sandwiches our guide offered an option to the group. The first option was to carry on driving through stunning scenery which included ten more incredible ...
... ever seen one. We left and head led towards albuqueque. The flat land slowly become mountainous canyons of red rocks which were pretty amazing but due to the haze didnt photograph well. I was also busy keeping an eye out for the police just waiting to be pulled over again. I probably spent most of the day going about 10-15 miles under the limit. The drive seemed to take forever and the kids pretty ...
After touching down we went to the glider hanger and helped bring the aircraft onto the airfield. We had to wait for half an hour because people who operated from the other side of the airfield were complaining about the CAP gliders, claiming that they weren't using their radios. This wasn't true at all, and we were able to get set up after the airfield owner cleared the air. It was a unique experience being towed along by another aircraft. The technique is to ...
... running around like a chicken with it's head cut off, looking for food, sniffing out food, wanting food, and lastly an insatiable need for FOOD. Now, I am a seasoned veteran of all of these symptoms and the fall out of them when they afflict my husband. This morning's episode was mild AND the FREE continental breakfast at the hotel solved the issue.
After we ate, our sights were set ...
... a 5 oz top sirloin with au gratin potato and my parents both got prime rib with au gratin potato as well. My father also got apple pie for dessert. The food was good overall, but my steak was tough though the flavor was good. The prime rib was more successful--I would order that if I went again.
Tuesday, we had the included hotel breakfast at the Hampton Inn and left by 7:30am. This included breakfast was better than the Albuquerque one and included waffles and coffee ...