Super 8 Motel Alamogordo
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Leaving Santa Fe, we drove through many landscapes on our 3 1/2 hour drive to Alamogordo. We passed through beautiful prairie, mountains and desert on mostly 2 lane road. Very nice drive. We stopped at a truck stop at Clines Corners which has been in existence since 1934, when Route 66 passed through the location. Now it's at the intersection of NM 285 and I-40. Irene said the ...
... home of Holloman Air Force Base and White Sands Missile Range. We saw real "moon rock", replicas of many spacecraft, space equipment and food, as well as Ham [the monkey] and his space "suit". It was interesting to see the scientists and astronauts from around the world and their many significant contributions that made ...
... me wonder where the tree it came from is...) We took the two dollar tour and learned about both their vines/winery and the orchard itself. They have about twelve thousand trees in various stages of growth. Each produces from 35 to 75 pounds every other year. The Pistachio is native to the Middle East. The climate in this area is very similar, so the trees do well here. Our tour guide, James, knew a lot about pistachios and shared it well. ...
... a semi truck which apparently had skidded on the wet road, hit the guard rail, crossed median and jack-knifed. The front was smashed pretty flat, but the cab looked like it wasn't bad, so it looked like the driver was OK. The weather had flash flood warnings out and as we drove through Ruidoso, the streets were flooded. SO THE WEATHER HAS TURNED-time to go back to Texas where it's warm. This afternoon you could not see the top of the mountains from the ...
... the mecca of ballooning). When it came time to fill the balloon, the pilot needed more weight and called Augusto over to join him. Pretty cool. Unfortunately it was too windy to let the balloons fly or at night for the balloon glow. A balloon glow is when the balloons light up the sky. Instead they just burned some fuel. It still looked cool. We're hoping its a calm morning to catch one balloons before heading to ...