From a native New Mexican who has lived elsewhere
I have lived in Albuquerque for the past 13 years (originally from Santa Fe), and I love it here!
I have traveled extensively and lived out of state, so I have seen many other places, and Albuquerque has so much to offer!
- Amazing climate! Not too hot, not too cold. Four distinct seasons.
- Natural beauty you will be hard pressed to find in any other state. So many day trips to national parks, monuments, and forests. And our parks aren't overcrowded! You can actually get some solitude outdoors here.
- Incredible outdoor recreation opportunities in your backyard: hiking, mountain biking, fishing, camping, climbing, hunting, skydiving, paragliding off the Sandia Mountains! World-class skiing is only 1-2 hours away! You don't have to make a three day schlep to Colorado and shell out a ton of money in order to get in some good skiing. And our slopes are not crowded.
- Affordability! Home ownership is within reach. Many charming Read More