April 3-7, 2019 We always try to find interesting stopping points along our route. This time we picked Albuquerque, which we had visited as a day trip, when we stayed on previous trips in Santa Fe. Albuquerque is also a convenient stopping point on I40 as we head home. The city is in close proximity … More Albuquerque, Petroglyphs and Trinity Site.
June 22, 2018 When we plan our RV adventures we always like to stay in an area which allows for easy day trips to numerous poitnst of interest. Santa Fe is abundant in that respect. In this trip we were somewhat disappointed not to be able to do one of our planned visits to hike … More Cool day trips from Santa Fe.
June 19, 2018 On our first visit to Santa Fe we focused on the art of Georgia O’Keeffe. We visited the museum dedicated to her works right here in town and then traveled and toured her home in Abiquiu. Here is a link to my blog post of 2017 O’Keeffe museum. There is much more to … More Santa Fe and the New Mexico Museum of Art
June 18, 2018 After four days of driving our motor home due west on I40, we arrived at Santa Fe Skies RV Park. This is a return visit to this area and our goal was to cover some of the landmarks and interesting hikes we didn’t have time for last year. I’ll just start by … More Bandelier National Monument
May 19 We woke up this morning to a snow storm. Well it wasn’t as bad as that but snow was coming at us from over the mountains and the temperature was 32 degrees, that’s cold!!. So we settled in our motor home, snug as a bug in a rug and waited out the … More Taos Pueblo
May 16 Long ago when we planned this trip, we thought it would be nice to visit Abiquiu which is the home and studio of Georgia O’Keeffe. You have to make reservations for the house and studio tours way in advance as they only allow very few people at a time through the house to … More Abiquiu via Santuario de Chimayo and Ghost Ranch
May 15 Leo and I are huge fans of the Preston and Childs adventure series books. It has been Leo’s goal to hike a slot canyon in the Jemez mountains where many nasty, scary things happened in some of these books. Today he got his wish. We drove about 39 minutes from our campground in Santa … More Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks
May 11 We’re in Las Cruces, New Mexico to visit White Sands. I must mention that Las Cruces is a very beautiful town surrounded by mountains, the views are really spectacular. Our RV campground is right off the highway but fantastic, a lot of privacy between the sites and great wifi, which trust me it’s a … More White Sands National Monument