Sitting shotgun in my buddy’s truck as we barreled down the freeway, the primary signal welcoming us to the Land of Enchantment crested the horizon. It’s a daring slogan for a state, but when one factor’s for positive, New Mexico is actually conscious of its personal attract.
We highway tripped from Denver to Salt Lake Metropolis by means of New Mexico. With out a lot of a plan, we got down to go to a few of New Mexico’s most famed options (Carlsbad Caverns, White Sands) in addition to its lesser recognized roadside oddities.
As we traversed the state by means of juniper-dotted deserts and mud-brick cities, we discovered a quiet, lovely, surprising journey that would solely be described a method: enchanting.
Right here, our favourite stops found alongside the way in which.