La Quinta Inn & Suites Albuquerque Midtown
Travel Blogs from Albuquerque
... travelling the route in their classic car or motorcycle groups, which there was plenty of both. We saw some pretty amazing restored cars and older couples on their Harley Davidson motorcycles in groups touring the country. The countryside through West New Mexico and Arizona is incredible. The road cuts through red limestone mountains that appear out of no where. Very happy we got to see what was left of the route before it's completely ...
... School and others. The objective of the school was to "kill the Indian to save the man" by taking Pueblo children from their families and teaching them the white mans ways. The school operated from 1881 to 1989. It was an attempt to "drive the culture" out of the children (courtesy of the U.S. Government) - another sad story!
We took a bus tour of old town and downtown Albq via ...
... We trundled through the plain out of the encircling Sagre de Cristo mountains into classic desert and scrub country -the announcer warned us not to take photos/video of the Pueblo villages we would pass through, these were located the one side of the train along the river where there were trees,carobs, lush green fields with corn, maize growing ,horses and goats grazing and backyard market gardens. The ...
... in the museum. Art work from that time period that is on loan from our government is also displayed here. Nice museum.
We headed south for about seven miles back to the Sandia Resort and Casino on Tramway road. Nice casino and hotel and we were allowed to stay overnight in the parking lot facing the Sandia Mts. There were about ten other RV’s that were already set up. We had dinner in the casino. This casino and hotel was ...
... a couple of the trails in the area and took plenty of photos of the amazing scenery. The highlight was a deep and narrow 'slot' canyon only wide enough for one person to pass at a time.
We had decided to head south to Albuquerque, the largest city in New Mexico, to make the most of the warm weather for one last day before driving back north to Colorado where much more snow ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center