The Rio Grande del Norte National Monument is Under Threat! Much of this area is still untouched by the hands of man. Vital habitat are still able to thrive. Watch the video below and then visit Rio Grande del Norte Coalition and submit your comments. 60 Day Public Comment Period Ends July 10!
Picnicking is a long-established American pastime. With so many outstanding national and local parks sprinkled throughout the country, there’s no excuse not to grab a cooler and pack some snacks for an outdoor feast. Start by reacquainting yourself with the basics (read: how to prepare, what to pack, etc.) and then get your imagination running […]
Life In Cerrillos, New Mexico There’s gold in “them thar’ hills”, as well as turquoise, lead, zinc, silver, copper and coal. The “Turquoise Trail”, now more commonly known as Highway 14 going south from Santa Fe, you’ll find the redeveloping village of Cerrillos which means “little hills” in Spanish. You would never know from looking […]
Interested in history and hiking? Then you need to get outside and check out La Cieneguilla Petroglyph Site. The La Cieneguilla site is just outside of Santa Fe and is a short hike off the Paseo Real, and is home to one of the largest collections of Native rock art (called glyphs) in the American […]
It’s a @TravelNewMexico Birthday Road Trip! Love New Mexico? Love a road trip? @TravelNewMexico loves both! @TravelNewMexico is a signature Instagram account that has rocketed to prominence by inviting guest Instagrammers to do a “takeover” of the account and share their love for unique New Mexico on-the-road adventures through imagery and stories. Inspired by a […]
In 1914, President Woodrow Wilson made Mother’s Day an official day for recognizing our mothers. Since then we have been celebrating “everything maternal” annually on the second Sunday in May. Purple Adobe Lavender Farm is nestled in the charming and beautiful village of Abiquiu- a picturesque drive in Northern New Mexico through the breathtaking landscapes […]
Easter weekend draws nearly 40,000 people walking a holy pilgrimage to the El Santuario de Chimayo church in northern New Mexico, just outside the town of Espanola. A pilgrimage is a journey of the body and soul. Regardless of religion, it is an effort to become closer to God. A pilgrimage is sometimes undertaken to […]