Travel Blogs from Loja
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 ...
... and lots of desert animals. It was great exercise and perfect cloudy weather to walk outside for 1 1 1/2 miles. After having a fantastic BBQ dinner at local joint we went back to Carlsbad Cavern to witness "bat flight" at dusk. Yet again another wondrous experience to see 200,000 bats fly out of their cave to load up on their dinner and to get food for babies just hanging around in cave for their daily food ...
Yesterday we took a trip to Taos. The change around Espanola and Velarde is incredible, it is amazing what the introduction of Casinos does to an area. Taos still has it's pretty square and a nice quilt shop, and Paul found a book shop. Today we did a long drive to Roswell and visited the Alien museum, then another long drive to Lubbock. Two very straight boring roads, and due to high winds we were driving into a sand storm most of the ...
... Great selection of Mexican foods (Dee, I bought 3 mangos for $1) and very friendly people. We replenished our stock including steaks to BBQ tonight. Remains to be seen if we get to them as the wind may not allow us to us the grill. Filled up with gas and then headed to Palo Duro State Park. The park itself had no camping spaces left but we lucked out and are ...
4100 miles so far.
Today was exit day from New Mexico, headed for Lubbock tonight, then on to Fort Worth tomorrow. We saw some interesting sights. Major gift shop at Cline Corners, NM (for those of you who driven I-95 in South Carolina, think South of the Border, only much smaller) for some Route 66 memorabilia. Then, got off I-40 in Santa Rosa, NM to see a bit of Route 66. Then, off ...
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