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1243-New Mexico

The mountains of New Mexico have always been one of the most beautiful places I have travelled through. It was no different this trip. The sky is the bluest and the clouds are the whitest. Check out the videos of [...]

August 3, 2015 Motorcycle Trips, New Mexico, Texas Ride, US Travel

1242-Carlsbad Caverns, NM

Along the way I stopped at Carlsbad Caverns. I don’t need to spend any time telling you how these caves formed or anything about stalactites or stalagmites. Enjoy the photos. They were all taken with natural light and without tripod. [...]

August 3, 2015 Motorcycle Trips, New Mexico, Texas Ride, US Travel

1241-White Sands Monument, NM

Coming out of the beautiful mountains of New Mexico you quickly descend and hit the desert floor which is one of the most “not” beautiful deserts I have seen. Rising out of the center is a frosted topping of white [...]

August 3, 2015 Motorcycle Trips, New Mexico, US Travel

1240-White Sands Missile Museum, NM

I saw the sign and had to turn. Missile museum!!! For someone who is into aircraft museums, this was a dream come true. All of the missiles and rockets from history were there. It was housed on the active White [...]

August 3, 2015 Motorcycle Trips, New Mexico, Texas Ride, US Travel

102-Lava – Santa Fe, NM

Outside of Santa Fe, NM we encountered lava fields. The lava flows were quite interesting and appeared to ooze from the ground at a nearby point. This was the type of lava that is used in your grill. It is [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

101-Bullishness – New Mexico

Santa Fe, NM is a wonderful artsy city. we wondered through art galleries and ate fine food. This sculpture was in someone’s yard so I jumped in and took the shot. [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

100-Road Through New Mexico

The road to Hell is paved with good intentions. Here is a new pave job on a road to nowhere. This was on our way to the radio telescopes in New Mexico.   [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

99-Snakes – New Mexico

I like a good  walking tour, but not one where you could take your life into your own hands. This is a sign outside the visitor center at the Very Large Array radio telescope observatory in New Mexico. We were [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

97-Very Large Scale Array – New Mexico

Ever since Jodi Foster starred in the movie “Contact” I have wanted to see the radio telescopes in person. The observatory was only a few miles off the road so we decided to go for it. The site consists of [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

96-Farting – Alamogordo, NM

No one can underestimate the piggishness of a recent college graduate. Chris and I were at the space museum and came across a whisper dish. A whisper dish is a pair of concave dishes about 50 yards apart. They are [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico