Albuquerque Articles

Happy Hour in Albuquerque

by Sharyl Stockstill. Posted Oct 12th 2010 04:23 PM
Happy Hour Albuquerque

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Happy hour specials in Albuquerque, NM offer something for everyone. If you are looking for something upscale to impress your clients, Albuquerque has that. If you want a place to cheer for your sports team, Albuquerque has that, too. Interested in something that is as spicy and colorful as Albuquerque itself? There is no end to that. One of the great things about happy hour in Albuquerque is that designated drivers can score free soft drinks. Each local Albuquerque bar, lounge, and pub has different policies but it never hurts to inquire.
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Albuquerque with Tweens: A Perfect Family Day

by Louie Lazar. Posted Sep 27th 2010 01:15 PM
Albuquerque with Tweens: A Family Vacation

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When it comes to Americans' perceptions of fun Southwestern vacation spots, New Mexico is usually overshadowed by its more glamorous and publicized neighbors to the North and West, Colorado and Arizona. In fact, The Land of Enchantment's largest city, Albuquerque, is known more for its funny name – or as some backward, out-of-the-way place you might end up should you take a wrong turn. In reality, this city is a natural playground that's probably unrivaled for exploring the outdoors. One of the west's best family vacation spots, Albuquerque has fewer tourists to jockey against, which leaves significantly more room for exploring. Below is an itinerary for a perfect day, chock full of fun things to do in Albuquerque with tweens.
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Albuquerque with Kids: A Perfect Family Day

by Sharyl Stockstill. Posted Sep 27th 2010 01:14 PM
Albuquerque with Kids: A Family Vacation

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A modern city with ancient roots, Albuquerque has perfect weather almost throughout the year, making it an ideal holiday destination with kids.
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Albuquerque Slang

by Chris J. Ortiz. Posted Sep 21st 2010 07:49 PM
Albuquerque Slang

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From "Christmas" to "Duke City," the residents of Albuquerque have a local language all of their own. Read on for a list of the top 10 Albuquerque slang terms and slang phrases.

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Adventure Activities in Albuquerque - Try if You Dare

by Sharyl Stockstill. Posted Sep 21st 2010 06:14 PM
Adventure Activity Albuquerque

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Try If You Dare
If you're looking for an adventure activity in Albuquerque, you won't have to look far. In a region that typically enjoys clear blue skies and an average of 310 days of sunshine, there are heaps of outdoor activities and travel adventures. Albuquerque's sunrises, sunsets and vistas will likewise take your breath away. Here are just a few Albuquerque adventure activities:
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