may have made a wrong turn, but you haven’t. You’ve decided to visit some of the most beautiful countryside in the United States, New Mexico
. You know you want to stay where there’s plenty of action and is centrally located, Albuquerque
. You want convenience and comfort, the American RV Resort
. See, you know quite a bit. The most important things, in fact. However, there might be some neat nuggets of information gold you don’t have about the wonderful city of Albuquerque.
The More You Know
Geographically speaking, you’ll find yourself at the exact geographic center of New Mexico when you’re in Albuquerque. You’ve got the Sandia and Manzano mountains
on the east, the Petroglyph National Monument to the west, Sandia Pueblo to the North, and finally the Isleta Pueblo to the south. The greater Albuquerque metropolitan area covers approximately 400 sq. miles. If you like blue skies and sunshine then you’re in luck, Albuquerque gets 310 days every year.
Lights, Camera, Action!
If you want to make a move, you can’t go far wrong with Albuquerque. MovieMaker Magazine
dubbed it as a top 10 “Best place in America to make movies and call home.” It boasts Albuquerque Studios
, a state-of-the-art motion picture and television facility. You’ve almost certainly seen a film or show that was filmed in or around the area. Some examples include Breaking Bad, Terminator Salvation, Easy Money, Wild Hogs, The Spirit, Transformers, and No Country for Old Men
. Speaking of movies and TV, Neil Patrick Harris
is also a native.