Americas Best Value Lamplighter Inn of Santa Fe
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On the drive from Villanueva on Hwy 3 we stopped at the most wonderful Cafe...Joanna ordered Quiche and it was the BEST and Largest piece I have ever laid eyes on...took her 2 days to eat it. (Really!) We hung out downtown for a while and even managed to catch a movie..."Cat Baloo" with Lee Marvin and that cute guy who played the Indian. The guy who owns that theater wrote the ...
... outside of the main
downtown area stood the state capitol building which was impressive. We called into the local visitor centre to
browse the leaflets and see what local attractions there were. Found a nice Mexican restaurant which served
traditional Mexican burritos, but I played it safe and ordered a nice Mexican burger
which was pretty hot with a ...
... cake! Break an egg, splash in some milk, melt some butter, whisk in the store-bought mixture, add fruit pieces, a bitta cooking and PRESTO. Ready to eat!! How easy is that? I was gonna put in a pic of all the clan eating them, but I know you'd rather look at me so……….
Off to Albuquerque ...
... group with that name.
Sean bought his knife he has been after for ages - it was made by a man called Ken Patterson who is the prodigy of Ted Miller (deceased) who was an Indian famous for his knives. See photos attached.
There's a great farmer's Market next door so after a couple of very authentic margarita's at the "SHED", we headed back to have dinner and drinks at the pool of the hotel. The choices available ...
... died when Route 66 did, and took a few photos of murals & tourist spots then we had to divert to Santa Fe (on the way to Vegas which technically isn't original Route 66) so we had to stick to the interstate roads. When arriving at the hotel we had a little down time then went for a quick swim. We had a few drinks while getting ready then got a taxi down to the 'Plaza' area. Having a little shop we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking