If you’ve never been to Albuquerque, a famous pit stop on the “Main Street of America”, you’re in for a treat. This vibrant Route 66 hallmark city is set against the beautiful backdrop of the pink-hued Sandia Mountains and comes packed with an eclectic mix of culturally rich cuisine, artist installments, and year-round outdoor festivities. From daily hot air balloon rides to festivals and farmers’ markets, there is no shortage of ways to enjoy this bustling city.
Although the city may be centuries old, the new and exciting creativity brought to the food and beverage scene is something to experience. Check out local wine and craft beer with a tour of one of Albuquerque’s award-winning wineries or breweries. Or experience the ancestral dishes, culturally influenced innovations, and varied creations at one of Albuquerque’s delicious restaurants and eateries. There’s something for everyone with enough for even the most avid foodie to discover.