TownePlace Suites Albuquerque Airport
Travel Blogs from Albuquerque
Tuesday evening, October 10 We arrive in Albuquerque at around 5:45 pm and drive to the Fiesta Launchfield. It is overcast, but not raining, so the America's Challenge Gas Balloon Race is beginning with the inflation of the 12 balloons. (The launch was rained out over the previous weekend.) The Launch Field is large and very quiet. Not too many …
... of the photo op!
Our next stop was meeting up with my sister, niece and grand niece at the Mills Mall in Denver. We had not planned on stopping so surprised them a bit when we asked if we could stop in for a visit. They were out shopping but suggested we meet them at the mall. This worked great. Tracy and Stephanie were super happy to ride the carousel with baby cousin for her first carousel ride. ...
We got to California Adventure early as we thought there was Magic Hours today. Not sure where the communication failed but we soon learned Magic Hours was for Disneyland and CA would open at regular time. Disappointing but not all was lost. We were 2nd in line and would have a great start to our line for Radiator Springs. The extra hour passed somewhat quickly and we were soon entering the park. The girls and I headed straight for the line while Greg went right to ...
... with clean clothes. The airline provided a Dopp kit with basic toiletries, too.
Dinner at the Apples Restaurant was quite nice. It is a top-rated restaurant in Hamburg; number one on tripadvisor.com when I looked, and located inside the hotel, so it is perfect for a first night abroad. Then it is early to bed since we did not get much sleep on the plane. Hamburg is eight hours ahead of Albuquerque. ...
... were sure glad we did.
There was a short walk up to the preserved (in their remains state) cliff dwellings and the kids really enjoyed the walk up and along the cliffs. There were some wooden ladders along the way so that we could climb up and into some of the different rooms and spaces that had been inhabited so long ago. The kids' eyes grew really large and it was neat to see the concept of people long ago living in these ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility