Sahara Motel

Address: 5915 Gibson Blvd. SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87108, United States | Motel
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This motel, located in the Elder Homstead area of Albuquerque, is near Downs at Albuquerque, Albuquerque Pendleton, Wright's Collection of Indian Art, and Cowboys and Indians Antiques.
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All around the Area...

A travel blog entry by ralphieboyo on May 26, 2015


We got to Albuquerque handily after a nasty two hundred miles of cross and tailwinds. I was tired, but held up long enough to get the coach parked and plugged in. The house, a VRBO (VacationRentalsByOwner) is a bit of a disappointment in that the pool and hot tub are filthy, as are parts of the house, such as shower curtains. It is a very funky house built about fifty years ago and well used. It could do with a renovation, for sure. But, we're not here to ...

Friends, fur, and fossils

A travel blog entry by aprilshirish on Dec 06, 2014

12 photos

... owing to their mineral content. The girls took this unique opportunity to complete another Junior Ranger program and earn their badges by learning about the geology of the region. They (and we) were also fascinated to examine more petroglyphs (see pic below), including one that had all of us convinced that giant, man-eating birds were among the perils of quotidian pre-historic life. While this may actually be more Flintstones than faithful, it made us happy.

So - over a year later, we post something!

A travel blog entry by ruthandpierce on Sep 11, 2014

6 comments, 3 photos

... near Annapolis for the Summer
(5) Summer 2014 - Spent a short "Van Season" mostly in Northern New Mexico, Southwestern CO (Durango, Pagosa Springs, Telluride, Uray) and Sothern CA to visit Family and Friends.

Now we are back in Albuquerque, getting ready to return to Maryland to pick up Wabi Sabi and sail back to the Bahamas for the winter.

We are already planning our Van Season for next year... Nomads to the core!


The Stars over Alburquerque

A travel blog entry by pattikak on Jul 01, 2014

2 comments, 5 photos

... The divided hwy really didn't offer any better scenery than the interstate does, especially that section of Texas.

We stopped at a rest stop so the guys could stretch their legs, and so Nick could run the car for a few minutes (recommended in the car manual). Oops, dead battery. And no jumper cables. 104 degrees outside! A kind trucker lent us his cables and Nick was able to get the car started. Just to ...

Dawn Patrol & Glowdeo

A travel blog entry by safarigirl on Oct 11, 2013

2 comments, 15 photos

... memorializes the Spanish over the Native Americans. This attempt at colonization did nothing more than stunt people who did well enough alone without the colonists.

Back to the hotel for an early dinner and off once again to the Balloon Park for the Glowdeo and fireworks. Glowdeo is a static display of the balloons at night where they pulse propane into the balloons to the delight ...

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