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3 Reasons to Explore the Bisti Badlands

If you’ve already seen the Bisti Badlands, you probably don’t need any persuasion to see it again. It’s the kind of place that New Mexicans are naturally drawn to. In fact, this beautiful bit of wilderness is one of New Mexico’s most interesting and unique sites for discovering, exploring, and learning …
5 Things to do in Hatch

What do you think of when you think of Hatch, New Mexico? No, not that – the other thing. There’s a lot more to this lovely little village than you might think. Thousands of people will travel from around New Mexico and the US to enjoy the famous festival this …
Top 5 Summer Festivals You Won't Want to Miss!

When the short, cool winter turns to long days of abundant sunshine, we know it’s time for summer. But one other thing lets us know the season has changed—festivals. Although there are many great festivals to visit throughout the year, nothing says summer like loading up your friends and family …

Shrewd, charming, fiercely independent, beautiful wealthy, powerful, respected. These are the words used to describe Madame La Tules, a successful businesswoman in the 1800’s, ahead of her time. But not everyone respected her success or the business that created it. Rumors and gossip abounded among Americans, outside of her elite …
Top 5 Off The Grid Airbnb Stays

In our fast-paced and busy world, it’s often difficult to shut down, relax, and just be in the moment—free from technology. We are constantly on the go, but we all need times to recharge and remember the simple and most important things in life. Although there are many ways to …
Is the Los Lunas Mystery Stone a Hoax?

The Los Lunas Mystery Stone is a boulder inscribed with what appears to be an ancient text. It’s also called the Decalogue Stone and Commandment Stone because many people believe that it’s actually a version of the Ten Commandments, though others disagree. In fact, the scientists who study the rock …
Top 10 Sights to See at Meow Wolf

Recently I got the chance to explore the mysterious, mystical playground that is Meow Wolf’s House of Eternal Return. With an impressive amount of depth and detail, I am sure I missed a few things and probably have even forgotten a few since my visit, so if your favorite part of Meow Wolf isn’t listed here, leave a comment and let me know what …
5 Things To Do In Alamogordo

With so many tourist attractions, monuments, and historical sites, it’s no surprise that Alamogordo is one of New Mexico’s most popular places to travel. The city is in the top ten most populated in New Mexico and is also among the most visited. So, if you’re looking for adventure, here …
UFO Themed McDonald's in Roswell, New Mexico

Throughout the world, there’s very little variation in the brand identity of McDonald’s restaurants. Most of them look pretty much the same. But every now and then, a McDonald’s franchise thinks so far outside of the Happy Meal box that you end up with a cultural icon and tourist attraction. …
Learn How to Build an Eco-Friendly Home with This New Mexico Based Company

Passionate about the environment or dreamed of owning a self-sustainable home? You might want to consider Earthship Biotecture. This company, based in Taos, teaches you how to build a home that is both self-sustaining and eco-friendly. Think recycled bottles and no electricity bills with this type of home. Although there …