One of New Mexico's better-kept secrets. Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks is a National Monument, but even though it's earned a place amongst America's other National Parks and Monuments, it's easily overlooked. NM, US. Gotta see this strange place!
Bandelier State Park - New Mexico - Most of the pueblo structures date to two eras, in total from 1150 to 1600 AD. Permanent settlements by ancestors of the Puebloan peoples have been dated to 1150 CE; these settlers had moved closer to the Rio Grande by
Shiprock is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Juan County, New Mexico, United States, on the Navajo reservation. - I love how red Shiprock is in his photo, with the small stream in the foreground.
The iconic Frontier Restaurant across from UNM on Central Ave. in Albuquerque. You go for the cinnamon rolls and the Western-Style Hash Browns. I saw my first arrest there when I was about And I studied there with various people when I went to UNM.
Albuquerque with the Sandia Mountains in the background and Rio Grande in the foreground. "Sandia" means watermelon in Spanish, for the color the mountains turn at sunset. Familiar Magic and Crooked Magic take place in Albuquerque.
Cave and Kiva Bandelier National Monument, NM. I grew up in New Mexico, surrounded by Native American pueblos, both ancient and modern. Native traditions were one foundation stone in my own spiritual quest.
Kasha Katuwe Tent Rocks, New Mexico, U. ~ the cone shaped tent rocks formations are the products of volcanic eruptions that occurred million years ago and left pumice, ash, and tuff deposits over 1000 feet deep.
Beautiful Old Albuquerque New Mexico. I love these colors. Now how do I get them in my kitchen? My answer would be, I already have them in my kitchen. Used a buttery yellow and a touch of a terra cotta tone lightly sponged over it.