Nothing compares to a sight whereby you could see hundreds of Hot Air Balloons flying at the same time. This Fiesta is happening in Albuquerque every year. This event is what residence of this place can really be proud of. It is definitely a major tourist attraction and that the locals could also have the chance to view this spectacular event filled with fun and excitement.
You will have to depart early and turn up there before six in the morning since the balloons begin their journey up to the skies as the sun comes up. You will have to bring gloves and hats and dress in layers since the temperature is cold in the morning. Bring a backpack to put your clothes when the weather becomes warm plus comfortable low closed-toe walking shoes. And most of all carry your cameras!
There will be shop booths and foods available to visitors before the balloons start their ascension. People would usually grab wonderful breakfast. The burritos are a great New Mexican morning tradition. It is a hot-air balloon inspired food.
Watching these large rounded flying objects in the sky at close range never fails to electrify the feelings of every person. This is a breathtaking event. You are tempted and encouraged to do what the crew of these giant balloons are doing. This is while inflating them and preparing them to boost up in the sky. You may even stand next to the team as they take off. It would definitely leave you breathless. Once you are there, you will have the chance to understand easily why this spectacular event is the most photographed occasion in the planet.
New Mexico is also home to numerous mountains. During winter, the mountains provide ski area for people who love this recreational sport. Autumn is the most attractive time in Mexico. Of course food is always abundant and most people would love to go to El Pinto. This restaurant certainly gratifies your cravings for delicious New Mexican cuisine with charming settings. Two more famous restaurants are The Range and The Gardunos. You can try their Blue Corn Enchiladas with Shredded beef which is perfect for all occasion and nice choice for brunch, lunch or dinner.
Albuquerque is known for her abundance in great restaurant and huge golf course area. Do not fail to visit the event that takes place here once a year. She is truly the land of Enchantment!