Travel Blogs from Roswell
... story line of the main characters matches up with the real story of the Roswell crash, so that was cool to get the history of that.
It was a short stop, so I will keep this entry short as well. We spent a little less than an hour in the museum. We found an AMAZING little local Mexican restaurant and ate a great and inexpensive meal there. Then we stopped ...
... person since I arrived. It was so beautiful. Moonlit, salt-covered red canyons, and the sprinkling of lights from Roswell in the distance. There have certainly been times already on this trip when I've been lonely or homesick, or just want someone to share a view or a moment with, but this was one of the most beautiful, peaceful moments alone. This, I thought, was the type of moment I went on my trip to find.
This morning I went on a beautiful ...
... we took a scenic route toward Santa Fe through the town of Madrid, NM. Not pronounced like the capital of Spain (MA' drid), it's a cool little art town in the mountains with a population of 208. We got to see some great cowboy and cowgirl boots and some great sculptures. We got a hot bowl of chili for lunch, then continued on to Santa Fe. We had the great benefit of being able to visit our good friends Taylor and Marian, and take a couple of days ...
... a little sandy beach and it's really picturesque against the red cliffs. It was a nice little detour although I didn't feel particularly safe walking around (I don't want to end my us trip in a sinkhole!) Side note - I can see why Felix did his space jump around here last week. Five minutes outside of Roswell there's just miles of nothing - no buildings, no towns, just an occasional cow. Some of the businesses have got signs up congratulating ...
Today the road leads us to Roswell, New Mexico a town wrapped in Alien lore. The entire town seems to embrace the whole Alien theme and the overall atmosphere of the place reflects it as well.
Traveling through New Mexico was uneventful, very flat, dry terrain with scrub brush as far as the eye could see. There were areas where I could see further in all directions than anywhere ...
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