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Photo: John Fowler, Watermelon Mountain

Albuquerque (Diné: Beeʼeldííl Dahsinil) is New Mexico’s most populous city and is located at the base of the Sandia Mountains along the banks of the Rio Grande.


The first week of October check out the International Balloon Fiesta, the world’s largest such gathering of hot-air balloons from around the globe.

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Favorite Places
Frontier Restaurant, an Albuquerque tradition located across from the University of New Mexico, serving great breakfasts, burritos, burgers, roasted green chile, homemade flour tortillas, fresh squeezed orange juice, and the famous Frontier Sweet Roll. All served from 5am until 1am, seven days a week.


University of New Mexico.

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