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I know that many of you are very eager for a new post. So, quick story: on Saturday we were at Aztec Ruins National Monument, exploring the ruins (totally not Aztec - more on that later - plus photos) via the self-guided tour. About halfway through, I'm taking photos when I feel bitey pains on ...
... fly shop is a lodge as well so they serve dinners. After a day on the river we treated ourselves to a night out . The appetizer was smoked trout artichoke dip, then Barb had a spinach salad and I had grilled romaine caesar salad.
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... for the other group to finish we went tobogganing that was fun,hard work walking up the hills though especially when every step I took me feet would sink heaps! Oh well, I had an absolute ball it was so so so fun. Then we went back to the hotel and had dinner, then we went to this place called moes tavern and had a secret Santa that was fun, I got a Christmas blanket haha it'll be good for the bus :) then kerryn and ...
... well as roasted in the shell and salted. I bought a package of each. The packages were just a couple ounces each and cost $5, which seemed high to me but I have rarely seen them for sale so I couldn't really comparison shop. The raw shelled nuts were OK but bland. The roasted, salted nuts were tastier but the shells weren't very pleasant to chew.
I continued past Aztec, NM to Bloomfield, NM and found a hotel room for the night.
... which was excavated by the archaeologist Earl Morris in the 1920s. Once he had determined how the building must have looked originally, he decided to reconstruct it in the '30s. The internal construction of one of the pillars is left open to show how they were built of alternating layers of wood and stone.
After leaving Aztec I took the long way around to Chinle, AZ ...
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