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Anything besides death and destruction?

When I was a kid, the Conquistadors were heroes. Glamorous in their shiny armor adorned with bright feathers and ladies’ lacy tokens, they were handsome lads intent on furthering the kingdoms of God and of Spain. 333 more words

Getting Over a Fear of Heights: Balcony House, Mesa Verde National Park

Covering a lot of ground for the first time in a while

Coming from the Amarillo, Texas area after having been to Palo Duro Canyon State Park – which we recommend stopping at if you are nearby – we drove West to Albuquerque to make a desperately needed Costco trip. 1,835 more words


Ruta de los pueblos abandonados

En el sur de Cantabria, la emigración rural ha provocado la desaparición de varios pueblos.

En esta ruta vamos a visitar dos de ellos, la localidad Valluca de Moroso y Candenosa en Valdeprado del Rio. 375 more words

John Wayne Never Fought Them

The Indians we know most about are the ones that appeared in the old Westerns: The Navajo, Apaches, Comanches, and Sioux. There are some twenty Indian tribes in New Mexico and Arizona that, insofar as I know, never appeared in any. 291 more words


2017 Chaco Cultural National Historical Park

Also known as Chaco Canyon this location is a fascinating place. The canyon is home to several large pueblos, each with many kivas. The kivas are round “rooms” that were accessed using ladders down into them. 176 more words

Barichara - Guane, le chemin royal.

On a adoré rallier à pied, Barichara à Guane. Cinq kilomètres descendant l’ancien “Camino Real”, sous un soleil piquant. Tout commence sur les crêtes, sous le regard d’une  vierge, où quelques mamies affrontent, lentement, le pas incertain, les pavés pour venir s’y recueillir. 140 more words