Route 66, Albuquerque Photos
If there is one thing that Albuquerque loves, it is classic American hot rods and custom cars. Old Chevys, Fords and other vintage marks come back to life with style. In fact, it is not unusual to have two or three custom car shows running each Saturday during summer weekends. Here are some photos from these colorful events!
Old Town, Albuquerque Photos
Old Town is one of the most popular travel destinations in Albuquerque. These photos will give you a brief tour of what you can expect to see in Old Town on your visit. The photo below shows a gift shop in Old Town. Follow the links below for more photos!
The photo below shows one of the most popular Route 66 diners in Albuquerque, named aptly, 66 Diner! I have added more photos and a review of this wonderful attraction that you can see by following the link below the photo.
Welcome to my collection of Albuquerque photos (New Mexico) from the past decade. I was able to travel extensively in New Mexico, and consider it one of my finest adventures ever! This is my collection of Albuquerque memories captured both on film and digital. Links to individual galleries of photos are categorized by location, and include many of the most popular attractions in the states of New Mexico and Arizona. I am constantly adding photos from my archives as time permits. So please bookmark us and return!
Miscellaneous Albuquerque Photos
Here are a number of photos I have taken in and around Albuquerque during the past decade. Exploring the “nooks and crannies” of New Mexico is an unending adventure! My most current Albuquerque Photos can be seen by clicking on the blue button above. -Don Peterson
The photo at top shows a colorful setting in Old Town, the oldest and most historic section of Albuquerque. The photo below shows stylish custom lowriders parked in Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Here is one of my latest Albuquerque photos. It shows a gift shop in Old Town, Albuquerque’s most historic district. There is something there is something so humanistic and organic about the textures of hand-shaped adobe trimmed with turquoise!
The photo below shows Old Town Plaza, the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque during the fall season. The cottonwood trees have a brilliant gold color in Autumn.
There is a culture in Albuquerque that is very much rooted in the history of its people. This mural in East Downtown, Albuquerque shows those influences in a colorful and playful way.
Take the time to explore Albuquerque and what lies beyond it, and you will not be disappointed! The cultures, colors and textures of this place will amaze you with their diversity and unusual beauty! -Don Peterson
The photo above shows a view of the Reels & Wheels art installation that also serves as a bus shelter in front of the Hiland Theater on Central Ave. (the old Route 66) in Albuquerque.
Seen above is the Alvarado Transportation Center in downtown Albuquerque, the public transportation hub for buses and the RailRunner commuter train to Santa Fe.