fyi...lots of pictures ahead though i did narrow it down from the 400 that i took.
these chillies were everywhere.
old town in albuquerque
it seemed like everything was painted turquoise.
we went to the huge balloon festival held annually in albuquerque. and it was too windy for the balloons to fly. talk about disappointing. our consolation was a fireworks show.
snaggle tooth homeless man. priceless.
sandia mountain at the sandia casino. if i remember correctly, it got the name when folks saw the reddish color of the mountain at sunset. sandia = watermelon in spanish. btw...i won $17. holla!
beginning of a very informative jeep tour through new mexican landscape.
part of a ghost town...
even though we didn't see any balloons when we went to the balloon fiesta, i was lucky enough to have a view of them every morning from my hotel room.