Why did they decide to call it New Mexico? It is not like they came up with a newer, better formula like New Coke. Why not just call it North Mexico instead? And while we are at it, why did they have to name the biggest city in the state Albuquerque? Didn’t they realize that name is very difficult for those of us who are spelling impaired?
Thos are the only complaints I have about New Mexico and its biggest city. It is a lovely state with awesome scenery. ... [read more]
Date:May 18th, 2007
Even though Santa Fe is the capital of New Mexico, the third largest city in the state with a population of 60,000 and has been around longer than all but one other city in America – yet it is still relatively unknown to many U.S. travelers. The city’s history spans almost 400 years, but much of Santa Fe is unexpected, including its Rocky Mountain climate and geography and the cultural diversity created by a mix of Native American, Hispanic and European traditions.
Surrounded as it is by literally millions of acres of National Forest and ... [read more]
Author: Miss Julie
Date:December 24th, 2006