Check Out the Sizzlin’ Southwest Bacon Fest

If you’re a bacon fiend like many other people, you’ll be in good company at the Southwest Bacon Fest in Albuquerque, New Mexico. If you’re planning on making a trip to the southwest this fall, be sure not to miss this. In addition to the usual bacon-centric activities you could imagine being present at a Read More…

Visit Albuquerque for Dia de los Muertos Celebrations

Looking for something a bit off the beaten path for your fall celebrations this year? After Halloween is over, head to Albuequerque for a little bit more fun with Dia de los Muertos celebrations. Here’s just a sampling of the events being held the first few days of November. El Campo Santos’ Dia de los 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…

Helpful Tips for Traveling with Pets

Taking a trip can be fun, but it’s safe to say that most people, miss their pets back home when they’re on vacation. Some miss their pets so much that they decide to bring ol’ Sparky with them on vacation instead of leaving him with a petsitter. Traveling with pets has its pros and cons, 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…

Visit New Mexico for Hatch Chile Season

It’s mid-September, which means Hatch Chile season has been full swing in new Mexico for a few weeks now. But lucky for you, it’s not too late to plan a visit to the state that’s famous for these zippy peppers. While the Hatch Chile Festival has come and gone, there’s nothing stopping you from booking Read More…

Bring the Kids on an American Girl-Themed Trip to Albuquerque

When you’re planning a family vacation, it can be difficult to plan things to keep everyone happy and entertained. If you’ve got kids that love American Girl dolls, however, you’re in luck. American Girl’s 2013 Girl of the Year happens to call Albuquerque home. Saige Copeland, an American Girl who loves art, horses, and all Read More…

Don’t Miss These New Mexico State Fair Events

This year’s New Mexico State Fair is coming up sooner than you think—it takes place from September 11-22, and this year is sure to impress. It’s the 75th anniversary of the fair, and the events showcase a variety of different interests. Here are some top picks of things not to miss during your stay in Read More…

What to Look for at This Year’s Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

If you’ve been thinking about heading to Albuquerque this October for the annual International Balloon Fiesta, it’s hard to believe that you’re having any trouble deciding. After all, it’s noted as the world’s premiere balloon event, and you’d be hard pressed to find such a variety of entertainment in one convenient place. And we don’t Read More…

Top Tourist Attractions in Albuquerque

If you’re planning a family vacation for the end of summer or early fall, put Albuquerque on your list of cities to visit. You may think there won’t be much to do in this southwestern location, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. There are plenty of attractions in and around Albuquerque, no matter Read More…