Days Inn West Albuquerque
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From Texas through to New Mexico and eventually Arizona we jumped on and off Route 66 (where it still exists). The majority of the old road has been replaced with a double lane highway the I40 which bypasses the small towns along the 'Historic Route 66' as it's known now. Most of the towns are full of old gas stations , diners and motels boarded up …
Before we left Holbrook today, we went back to take some pictures of a place we saw yesterday. It's the Wigwam Motel. The cabins consist of metal wigwams, with a door and 3 windows each. It strongly reminds us of the Cozy Cone Motel in the Pixar movie, "Cars." The motel dates from the heyday of Route 66, so it could have been the inspiration for the Cozy Cone Motel in the movie. To enhance the parallel, ...
... s family invited us over to their house and even made us some fantastic dinner! Iris and Dean got to hang out with kids, and Molly and I got to hang out with adults. And on Sunday we met up with my cousin Leah (who I didn't even know lived here until shortly before the trip started). More catching up and kids playing. I really enjoy being on the road and seeing new things and meeting new people, but there's something different about meeting ...
... are very fortunate that Dr Christine Sims from PI American Indian Language Policy Research and Teacher Training Centre at University New Mexico is taking us to observe one of these strategies when we visit the Pueblo Acoma. This language nests program is designed to retain cultural and language. The Pueblo language is spoken nowhere else in the world and is unique to the South West USA. It is transmitted through oral traditions with ...
All of the required items to be sent off and hopefully returned with a Chinese visa. I know what you must be thinking, "your passport too???". Yes, you must send them your passport to apply for a Chinese visa. I spoke with a gentlemen from the visa service provider and he seemed very nice and in no way ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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