La Quinta Inn Albuquerque I-40 East / San Mateo
Travel Blogs from Albuquerque
... in the Janis Joplin song.
Yesterday we hung around the motorhome and decided to stay away from the crowds at the Balloon Fiesta Park and Rio Rancho High School celebrating July 4th. Besides it's REALLY HUMID, which makes it feel even hotter than it is! I know, complain, complain….at least the evenings cool off! After enjoying dinner at the largest Denny's Restaurant we’ve ever seen, we thought ...
... in behind us. Our plan is to make Amarillo tomorrow night, and Oklahoma City Saturday night. Oklahoma City is supposed to be covered in ice and/or snow all day Sunday.....so we plan to hole up there until this mess passes.
Quote of the day: Albuquerque is kinda like a questionable girl in a bar. She looks better at night. - Bill
Song of the day: Dog days are over- Florence + The machine
We left our quaint little RV park this morning by about 8:30am... It got cold overnight and was only about 2 degrees upon waking. But sun came out and it was warm in the sun. So glad we decided to make a point of going to Downtown Santa Fe to check out the state capitol and the area around it. Such a neat, historical mostly adobe-style area. You could easily forget you were in the USA-- narrow streets ...
First stop was the Petroglyph National Monument, which is actually inside of Albq. NM. We did a 2.2 mile trail to see the rock pictures left by native americans 300-400 years ago. Very interesting...although the pictures are not easy to see and people have been adding to them, so it is not always easy to see the original glyphs from the originals.
Interesting side note is that after visiting, Carolyn and I now ...
... airport is like nothing I've ever seen. There are announcements about making sure you are not talked in to carrying packages for other people on to the plane, there are announcements about protecting yourself and your property, there are announcements that making jokes about security will get you arrested, and the place is sooooooo huge that there's a monorail that runs between the gates. My gate was B83. I don't know how many there are but ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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