TownePlace Suites Albuquerque Airport
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... anything quite like this before!
Historic Route 66, Albuquerque, New Mexico is one of the celebrated sections that remain of the historic highway. We took in a couple of the old-time eateries along the way. The RV Park where we stayed actually rented out several older trailers that were restored to capture the care-free spirit of the late 1940's-early 1950's. They were sure fun to look at each day we stayed ...
... surfboards, straw huts, etc. Made us long for our time in Hawaii!
Just before we left Pluto came out and we got some adorable pictures of him. A few more pictures around the dining area and then it was time to leave. We did some pictures in the lobby of the hotel and walked around the gift shop for a few minutes. We saw a model of the Disney cruise ship and it got us thinking and talking about our upcoming cruise! So excited and can't wait!
We had to wait until around 3 pm to
catch the shuttle over to the Railrunner so we sat in the cool of the
baggage area and used our time wisely to catch up on some of our stories
as well as do what I do best, watch people!
The train ride was
nice as usual and as we were heading into Santa Fe could see an immense
smoke cloud right above the ski area it appeared. It was quite
disturbing to see.
... no gas station. We only had 16 Km's left and were pretty sure we couldn't make it to the next larger town. We got off the highway holding our breath and our fingers crossed and were very happy to see a small gas bar. When Bruce went in to pay he told the lady our story and she laughed saying tons of people do run out of gas in this area. Seems like a great business opportunity to us! Anyone ...
... beauty in its entirety when driving by. All around from the ground cover to the mountain rock, a warm pallet paints the landscape in burnished gold, peach, copper and soft greens with trees in the deepest of greens. It is definitely the inspiration for southwest décor, and very beautiful seen nature.
Watching closely for wildlife, only a couple playful and inquisitive prairie dogs popped out to watch us pass. Not a jackrabbit, coyote, ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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