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New Mexico

  • Game of Trains: Guide to the Railyard

    There is a pocket in Santa Fe where you would expect nothing more than defunct steely masses, bowled over in a torrent of coal. You picture thick framed carriages, stubbed along…

  • Great Expectations: Guide to Farmington

    I didn’t really know what to expect when I first went to Farmington. I had heard a multitude of conflicting opinions about the small city with a population that peaks just…

  • 50s themed Blue Moon Diner is one of Farmington's Best Kept Secrets

    Farmington’s Best Kept Secret

    This is for everyone who loves rock and roll. Yes, I know what you are thinking right now. β€œRock and Roll in New Mexico? Are you joking? What about those pleasant…

  • Salmon Ruins Entrance

    Gone With the Wind: Salmon Ruins

    I feel like Indiana Jones today. Of course, I am by no means a gallivanting adventurer. For that, I would need a thin-brimmed hat and bloodied knife and the willingness to…

  • Day Trip From Santa Fe: Group of Cliff Dwellings

    All the Yesterdays: Day Trip From Santa Fe

    This is where the fairy folk would live. Here, against unusually light coloured rock, a beige hue steals the show from the frothy, green underbrush. The wooded pines are brimming with…

  • And Then There Were None: Loretto Chapel

    Imagine, for a moment, that you are a nun in a chapel. You live inside a wondrous, large structure complete with a gorgeous loft built for the choir to stand and…