La Quinta Inn & Suites Albuquerque West
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July 3, Thursday
If you are EVER in Albuquerque and have NEVER seen the Unser's Racing Museum AND you have even a touch of 'gearhead’ in you---then spend the $6 (if you qualify for the senior rate) and treat yourself to a few hours at this wonderful treasure of past racing history. EXTREMELY well done exhibit in ...
... looked very quaint but very narrow and not easy to find parking for the motorhome. Considering we left Santa Fe at almost 7000 feet I could hardly believe we would climb again but we did... unfortunately no elevation listed atop Highway 14 but we figure at least 8000 before coming back down. The guidebook states Albuquerque aka The Duke City or Burque or ABQ is an elevation of 4957 feet. Too big of a city ...
... This park is an extinct volcano and other than hiking, its main point of interest is caving, with several caves and lava tubes for exploring. We had our Jimmy Johns picnic lunch here...it was really good Michelle...sorry you were not able to enjoy it with us!
We arent cavers..but we did climb down through a small lava tube...even Carolyn went, although she had to give it a bit of thought. It was neat to ...
... out. So we moved the party next door to Anna’s room. Moments later we were kicked out from here too. Anna stayed behind and me Sarah, Corey, Tim, James & Ash moved the party to the car park bringing the absinthe along for the ride. Along the way we met a lady who had a dog called Fiona and she literally gave us drunken idiots her dog to play with and she walked away. We renamed the dog Rufus and attempted many photos one of which came out good. We were banging on ...
... in the tens of thousands come for the charm, the hand-made collectibles and the party-like atmosphere that prevails.
You may have seen the movie with John Travolta, William Macy, Tim Allen and others in 2007 "Wild Hogs". The bulk of that movie was shot in and around Madrid, NM.
After a few hours, and a refreshing beer at the Mine Shaft, we returned to town, with a side trip to a Walmart for supplies. We met the most delightful ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
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