Category Archives: Things to Do

Things to Do in Albuquerque When Traveling Alone

Albuquerque makes for a fantastic vacation spot for family and friends, but sometimes you’ll find you’ll want to travel alone. Whether you’re traveling on business or just wanting a little solo R&R, the city has plenty of things to keep you busy throughout the year. Here are just a few of the many ways you Read More…

Winter Activities In and Around Albuquerque

Photo Credit: sandiapeak.com If you find yourself visiting Albuquerque during the winter, or are planning a trip there specifically to escape the plummeting temperatures where you live, it’s important to note that even though Albuquerque is in the southwestern corner of the U.S., there are still plenty of fun winter activities to enjoy during your stay. Read More…

What Should You Look for in a Pet-Friendly Hotel?

When you’re traveling, there can be any number of reasons that you would want to bring your pet along for the fun. One big reason that people traveling through New Mexico have their pooches on the road with them is for the Rio Grande Kennel Club Dog Show. The show takes place every year at Read More…

Where to Eat Near Barcelona Suites in Albuquerque, New Mexico

If you’re staying in Albuquerque and are looking for a great place to eat, you’re in luck. From local cuisine to traditional American fare, Brazilian to Chinese food, there’s something for everyone in ABQ’s Old Town neighborhood. Let’s not waste any time. Here are some of the top picks in the area. Church Street Café Read More…

Love Tango? Don’t Miss the Albuquerque Tango Festival

For the fourth year in a row, Albuquerque is proud to host the Albuquerque Tango Festival. Last year, over 600 participants gathered together to enjoy world-class DJs, dance instructors, and a 3,000-ft dance floor. This year, festival goers will enjoy all that and even more! This year, festival highlights include more than 30 hours of Read More…

Where Can You Find the Best Shopping in Albuquerque?

When you go on business trips, sure, you have to do work, but that’s not to say that you’re spending every waking moment burning the midnight oil. At the same time, however, business trips are generally not ideal times for things like sightseeing or checking out the local nightlife—you work during the day, and night Read More…

Unusual Requests from Hotel Guests

Staying in a hotel is a luxury for many people, but some people take the idea of being taken care of to a whole new level with extra requests. While extra towels, more shampoo, or maybe even a coffee maker don’t seem too crazy, some people take it a little too far. What are some Read More…

Why Host a Party at a Hotel?

You’ve probably heard of couples who have chosen to have their wedding receptions at hotels. That’s become a common thing to do, but more and more frequently, parties that aren’t celebrating a union are being hosted at hotels as well. There are plenty of reasons why someone would choose to host a party at a Read More…

Don’t Skimp On Location When Making Hotel Reservations

When people book trips, one of the key things they have to plan is where they’ll stay in a hotel. Sometimes, people will consider staying further away from the heart of the area they’re visiting to save a few dollars, but there’s several reasons why you shouldn’t do that if you’re trying to go on Read More…

Things to Look For in a Hotel When Traveling for Business

When you’re traveling for work, it can be frustrating to stay in a hotel where accommodations you need aren’t available. While some of the things you’ll want from a hotel when you’re travelling recreationally are the same as what you’d need for business, there are other necessities that some hotels simply don’t offer. When booking Read More…