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The Land of Enchantment is well, enchanting. It am inspired by the landscape, the architecture, the colors, the light. And, of course, the chili verde.
I won't say much about Santa Fe. Amazing place. Bring money.
I fell in love with the architecture which the city fathers said must adhere to the southwestern style. The food is great, They need more local brews.
... Santa Fe for the second day, I decided I was over the tourist thing and just headed for Denver so I could be with Frankki and Kit. Ready for a people fix again.
So when people ask me how I liked Santa Fe, I tell them it was nice, but I was not in the mood so I know I did not do it justice with my visit. I will have to go back another time.
Things I learned about myself:
It is OK to feel sad, that I am in the midst ...
... corner) in the road ahead.
We also yahooed when we saw that first bit of straight rode, unbelievable we thought but then another straight, and another.
Anyway early in the day we saw the Cadillac ranch and managed to paint a LINZ sign on the car with a rather fetching fluorescent green koru and had our photo taken, always thinking of work you know!
Then it was on to the Blue Swallow motel for lunch a met a really nice ...
... blind goat and the sister goat who has looked after her blind brother for 4 years. It was a sweet story and I remembered it when we met a precious blind kitty at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary later in the trip. Also at the Artist’s Market I bought a beautiful coffee mug from a man who studied archeology and uses combinations of symbols from different cultures to make beautiful mugs that feel great ...
... examples of kits.
The second was New World Cuisine-The History of Chocolate, Mate Y Más. Exhibits showed different style of kitchens and ways of cooking. There were also exhibits about the discovery chocolate and how it was first a drink and then centuries later, a confection. Included were examples of chocolate pots, and cups. There was also a section about Mate which is a drink like tea, but made from the leaves and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking