Black Mountain Lodge
Travel Blogs from Red River
... and keep you from sliding.
Finally decided on Doc Martin's inside the Taos Inn. Both had wonderful entries and a nice glass of wine. From there on the the Alley Cantina where we visited with our bartender friends we have made over the years. There was a nice jazz trio playing and we had a good time visiting with them and enjoying the music.
Nice anniversary and took the High Road home and got to enjoy some more beautiful scenery.
We've been in northern New Mexico in a little nuts-n-berries place called Taos where we have spent five nights over Christmas, and what a lovely one it was!
We were staying at a wonderful place called Casa Gallina where there are a number of small homes or "casitas" on a semi-rural property - the highlight of which are the 30 chooks "the girls" and the rooster "Big Daddy"! They have provided much entertainment to small and big kids alike and as soon as we ...
... 10/hr is not a reasonable way to raise funds to start a build. Most people are not commited enough to the idea of living self sustainably to leave school and work a monotonous job to pay for it. Resources will have to come from a group or institution that is established and has a vested interest in creating autonomous, permaculture based, and spiritually energized communities. There are a growing number of groups that connect with that idea, the challenge is, convincing them we have a group ...
... even for an Austinite.
We spend the afternoon walking in the Taos plaza, visiting multiple art shops in hope to find the perfect art piece to go in the house. Finally around 4 pm we found it, and you are all welcome to come and visit to see what it looks like.
On our way back to the car an elderly gentleman got out of his car and asked, "what about a cup of coffee", I was cold and wet and could not help but ...
... line-height: 17px; ">Next morning we were planning on being up early but clearly enjoying sleeping in a hotel bed too much as we slept through the alarm by 45 minutes!! Whoops! It had been snowing outside over night so definitely a good decision to not stay at Walmart! We quickly packed up and had some breakfast...Phin very happy to have a waffle and drove out to Taos pueblo. This is the biggest native American village still running as such in the area. They do not have any water ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet