“I knew I shoulda taken that left turn at Albuquerque”- Bugs Bunny
Albuquerque is a gem we seem to forget about when we think of somewhere to travel or vacation to. Weather is an luxurious selling point for most travelers since Albuquerque likes to stay fairly warm for the majority of the year, and be reasonably cold around winter. You can enjoy the best of both worlds! From wearing your cozy sweater to laying out in the sun wearing your bathing suit.
With scenery of hiking trails and mountains, it’ll leave you in awe. A gorgeous gem in our world you need to take the time and plan a trip to! Whether it be a road trip or a flight over, just Try Not To Get Lost In A New City!
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Aries (Mar 21st – Apr 19th)
Aries is the first on our list, they are courageous leaders as well as excellent organizers. People born under this sign are mostly passionate and are excellent conversationalists. They are known to be dynamic daredevils, so any action-filled activities filled with adrenaline would be a perfect match!
Unser Racing Museum: Aries is born under the fire sign, bold, born leaders! Unser Racing Museum would be a fantastic place for you to explore. This museum provides a fast-paced experience through the history of racing, stemming all the way back to the dirt race tracks of Indianapolis. Aries can even use the racing simulator to get a fully immersive experience of modern racing technology.
Taurus (Apr 20th – May 20th)
Taurus are cool, calm and collected. They are patient and warm hearted beings that have a knack for self-indulgence. They love to surround themselves with luxurious material pleasures, and what better place to do that than a quaint little town filled with cutesy shops?
Old Town: The center of old Albuquerque is an up-and-coming place for people to hang out and relax. It’s an old west Native American theme and it submerges you in New Mexico’s history. There are so many shops to purchase turquoise and silver jewelry as well as enjoy the works of many local Native American artists. A Taurus would especially enjoy Old Town because of their tendency to indulge themselves in good food, great music, and beautiful scenery.
Gemini (May 21st – Jun 20th)
Geminis are fun-loving twins that bring youth and versatility into the astrological zodiac. Their liveliness and variety makes them the life of the party and a joy to be around.
Cliff’s Amusement Park: This amusement park is the perfect place for a Gemini. Tons of activities are at your fingertips like roller coaster rides, splashing in the water park, playing some arcade games or even grabbing a bite to eat. There’s endless things to do at Cliff’s, so a Gemini will surely never get bored here.
Cancer (Jun 21st – Jul 22nd)
Cancer’s sympathetic and nurturingprotective and hypersensitive personality makes them often homebodies. A perfect place to go out for a Cancer is anything revolving around family activities. Their adaptability to change makes a place with lots of activities easy to keep their attention.
Rio Grande Zoo: Because Cancers are commonly associated with family and domestic affairs so any activity that is all inclusive for the whole family is right up their alley! Cancers are the most family-oriented sign because of their nurturing and sympathetic qualities. A place like the Rio Grande Zoo would be a great place for a Cancer to visit in New Mexico because it is an activity friendly for the entire family.
Leo (Jul 23rd – Aug 22nd)
Leos, the zodiacs “mane” man, absolutely love to be the center of attention. Because Leos are symbolized by the Sun, any outdoor activity that allows them to bask in the sun would be a good choice for them.
The Petroglyph National Monument: Because Leos live to be the spotlight on the center stage,. aA day full of hiking at this national monument is the perfect opportunity for a Leo to show off their physical abilities. Leos would enjoy a sun-kissed hike to the top of the monument to be met by a beautiful view and over 15 mileslots of ancient petroglyphs.
Virgo (Aug 23rd – Sept 22nd)
A gift from mother nature, Virgos have a deep-seeded attraction to the Earth. Just like them, gardens are filled with color and wonder attract Virgos because of their calming properties.
Albuquerque Botanical Garden: Earthly Virgos can explore almost 2 miles of whimsical paths designed to entice and delight your senses. Virgos love interacting with nature and animals, with butterflies and birds being great sight-sees at this Botanical Garden. Earth’s children are attracted to these places because they put Virgos automatically at ease and make them feel right at home.
Libra (Sept 23rd – Oct 22nd)
Pleasant and refined, Libras bring equality to the zodiac. Their diplomatic character gives them an inclination towards justice, art and culture.
Albuquerque Museum of Art and History: This Museum of Art and History would be a fun choice for any Libra. This particular art museum includes a permanent exhibit that depicts the history of Albuquerque by showing the way Spanish conquistadors and settlers lived. There’s also exhibits that show the ancient remnants of the weapons and armor they used. If that doesn’t excite Libras enough, there is also a sculpture museum located outside the facility.
Scorpio (Oct 23rd – Nov 21st)
Scorpios are intense beings and yearn to expand their knowledge. Their obsession with truth and facts makes an Aquarium a fun place to visit! A never-ending learning experience is the perfect spot for quick- witted and cunning Scorpio to make tons of fish puns. Their magnetic and exciting personalities make a group trip enjoyable for everyone involved.
The Albuquerque Aquarium: This BioPark is located next to the Rio Grande and walks its guests through the multiple aquatic environments of New Mexico with plenty of hands-on activities and different animals along the way. Scorpios are surely never to get bored here and can even feed a couple of fish too!
Sagittarius (Nov 22nd – Dec 21st)
Sagittarius, the “centaur” of attention, are dynamic, freedom-loving people who crave the thrill of traveling and expanding. Their high intelligence makes a museum a favorite place for a Sagittarius to spend its time.
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center: New Mexico has tons of spots filled with culture and history that a Sag would love! The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center or the Museum of Natural History and Science would both be great adventures for a Sagittarius to embark on because of their purpose to educate and expand knowledge on New Mexican culture.
Capricorn (Dec 22nd – Jan 19th)
These confident and ambitious mountain goats we know as Capricorns are always furiously invested in their work. Their persistent and reliable characters leave them attached to the hip to their work, with little room for play.
Cibola National Forest: The Cibola National Forest would be an amazing decompressing experience for these earth signs who are known to be very dedicated to their work. Capricorns can take a real break from their work and immerse themselves in the solidarity and the peace of a hike through the Cibola National Forest.
Aquarius (Jan 20th – Feb 18th)
Ah yes, our water god and goddesses, Aquarius. Fun loving, artistic, creative and full of smiles. What place in New Mexico is fitting for our fun-loving water bearers?
Sandia Peak Tramway: What a way to spark the wind sign’s creativity. Tramways that transport you above canons and valleys can renew inspiration and leave you in awe. What a sight to see! You’ll on top of the world 11,000 feet over-viewing beautiful lush green tree tops and nearby rivers. Hey, don’t forget the trail-mix! There are some refreshing hiking trails through the woods and hilltops. However, bikes aren’t permitted, but who needs ‘em! Aquarius are known to have fun even with rules and restrictions!
Pisces (Feb 19th – Mar 20th)
Fishing? No thanks. Everyone knows Pisces for their go-with-the-flow attitudes and dreamy characters. Being a free-flowing fish, what better way for the fish to have fun than a river with lots of range? Let alone, a river with “magical properties”?
Rio Grande River: There’s no more relaxing vacation idea than a quiet day on the banks of the Rio Grande in Albuquerque. Just sitting and watching the current of the river is enough to overcome any Pisces with an awe-inspiring sense of peace and tranquility. Unworldly Pisces can visit the Rio Grande year-round to enjoy its serenity on a canoe or kayak trip.
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Where ever you decide to go on this epic journey, be sure to stay safe and bring people you can trust. When venturing to a new place be aware of your surroundings. We don’t want you to get lost!