Posted on Jun 29, 2009 | Comments 0
New Mexico has a number of oases in its beautiful desert landscape.
It is truly a desert paradise where tourists come to vacation and retirees come to build a new life.
The climate, the culture and the people make New Mexico a special place to both visit and live.
New Mexico’s motto is “The Land of Enchantment” and once you visit you’ll understand why.
Experience New Mexico
The art community in New Mexico is huge. The art museum of the state features paintings, sculpture, glass and folk art. In each of the counties you will find tours, festivals, fairs, museums and parks.
With a museum for almost every interest check out the National Atomic Museum found in Albuquerque, in Santa Teresa you’ll find the War Eagles Museum and in Capitian check out the Smokey Bear Historical Park.
Learn About New Mexico
Intellectuals will find much to pique their interests. New Mexico has a unique geology in the northern mountainous area, sand dunes of white and the Carlsbad Caverns from the Permian Age.
History can be found wherever you turn. There are battlefields from the Civil War, archeology digs, wildlife refuges and two world known laboratories, the Very Large Array and Spaceport America.
Enjoying New Mexico
The people of New Mexico are known for their enjoyment of life. No matter where in New Mexico you roam you will find gaming, fine dining, all types of performances and festivals. Get tickets to the Santa Fe Opera or attend the Deming’s Great Duck Race.
You can find a festival or event to please everyone in the family. Eating chili in New Mexico is like nowhere else. You can choose from Christmas, green or red chili if you dare. There are casinos for gamblers and race tracks where you can watch the ponies run.
Relaxing in New Mexico
New Mexico is a prime destination to relax away your cares. For centuries those that have traveled to New Mexico have taken advantage of the hot springs for healing, unwinding and relaxing.
There are a myriad of retreats where pampering and relaxation are the only activities you are expected to indulge in as well as spas, health clubs and resorts dedicated to the art of relaxation.
New Mexico is a shimmering desert just waiting for you to arrive. With a large variety of accommodation options as well as world class shopping, it is an ideal place to head to when its time for a holiday.
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