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Last Stop In New Mexico In More Ways Than One: Drive On

I pulled out of Fort Stanton, the camp of the Buffalo Soldiers, away from the Visitor’s Center and toward Ruidoso, a town where I would spend three days wishing I was someplace else. Ruidoso is a ski resort in the … Continue reading

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Roswell New Mexico The One Who Fell To Earth Area 51 Travel Impressions

  I have always been in search of that roadside attraction that claims to have the world’s largest lint sculpture, the world’s biggest spoon, plaster casts of Big Foot’s feet, the potato chip that looks like the Virgin Mary. These … Continue reading

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The Wild West: What Was It And Where Was It Exactly? Travel Impressions

Billy The Kid I’m always surprised to discover actual places where the Wild West occurred. Like many people I got most of my historic and geographic information, or misinformation, from films. I don’t remember ever hearing the phrase, The Wild … Continue reading

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Silver Gate: The Coronado Ferry-Travel Impressions

  Coronado Island is a popular tourist destination located on the Bay of San Diego. When you look at it on a map it is plain to see it is not an island at all but a peninsula that forms … Continue reading

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Looking For Main Street

We pulled off the ramp to business loop 10, one of those stretches of frontage road that claim to take you through the quaint downtowns of off-ramp America. That’s what we were looking for I suppose; off-the-main-road-America. Main Street America, … Continue reading

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