By Lesley S. King
- Our writer, an established New Mexico resident, highlights all of the best attractions in New Mexico, from the easiest of Santa Fe's galleries and local American pueblos to favourite white-water rafting journeys and scenic drives. She's looked at the entire state's top lodges and eating places in individual, and gives authoritative, candid experiences to help you locate the alternatives that fit your tastes and budget.
- Included is distinct assurance of the humanities, history, and tradition of latest Mexico in addition to principles for active open air vacations.
- You'll additionally get in-depth information regarding local American reservations and nationwide ancient Parks in addition to in regards to the spa scence; accurate local maps; and recommendation on making plans a profitable relations vacation.
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If you’re using a kiosk at the airport, bring the credit card you used to book the ticket or your frequent-flier card. Print your boarding pass from the kiosk and proceed to the security checkpoint with your pass and a photo ID. If you’re checking bags or looking to snag an exit-row seat, you will be able to do so using most airline kiosks. Curbside check-in is also a good way to avoid lines, although a few airlines still ban curbside check-in; call before you go. 35 Security checkpoint lines are getting shorter than they were during 2001 and 2002, but some doozies remain.
July 1–4. Taos Pueblo Powwow, Taos Pueblo. Intertribal competitions in traditional and contemporary dances are held. For more information, call & 505/758-1028. Second weekend in July. Eight Northern Pueblos Artist and Craftsman Show. More than 600 Native American artists exhibit their work at the eight northern pueblos. Traditional dances and food booths; location varies. Call & 505/747-1593 for location and exact dates. Third weekend in July. NEW MEXICO CALENDAR OF EVENTS Fiestas de Santiago y Santa Ana, Taos area.
Fourth of July celebrations (including fireworks displays) are held all over New Mexico. Call the chambers of commerce in specific towns and cities for information. Santa Fe Wine Festival at Rancho de las Golondrinas. This event boasts live entertainment and wine tastings, presided over by hosts dressed in period clothing. Call & 505/892-4178. Early July. Apache Maidens’ Puberty Rites, Mescalero. This 4-day ceremony concludes with a rodeo and the dance of the mountain spirits. Call & 505/671-4494 for more information.