Celebrating the Holidays with Family in Albuquerque, NM

The air is crisp; luminarias and traditional Christmas lights are up all over Albuquerque. Getting in the holiday spirit with kids this December won’t be difficult. Enjoy holiday strolls, theater performances, visits with Santa, and breathtaking light displays. Come bring your family to celebrate the holidays with all of the fun Christmas events in Albuquerque. They...
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Road School: Insects and Spiders for the Young Zoologist

On many family trips we have scouted out places where her thirst for more insect and spider knowledge can be quenched. Along the way our other two children, as well as us phobic parents have learned much about the subject.

New Mexico with Kids: Adventures in Albuquerque and Santa Fe

New Mexico is an amazing place to visit with children. Beyond the October Balloon Fiesta, Albuquerque’s cup runneth over with family-friendly activities—at least a full week's worth. Plus, kid-friendly Santa Fe is just an hour away.

New Mexico Ballooning – A Family Friendly Affair

Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta is the world’s largest hot air balloon festival. This year, thousands of people from around the globe have flocked to Albuquerque to watch the sky fill with hundreds of beautifully colored balloons of all shapes and sizes.

Family Fun at Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta

Once a year the city of Albuquerque becomes a backdrop as hundreds and hundreds of huge colorful hot air balloons majestically lift into the vivid blue sky. It’s the yearly International Balloon Fiesta, probably the largest in the country, and a family favorite. This year's festival takes place October 2-10, 2010, and its definitely something...