Pueblo dances are held throughout the year in NM. These dancers are Celicillon Traditional Zuni Dancers Photo by Nick Pecastaing, courtesy of Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Christmas dances at Northern New Mexico Pueblos

This post on pueblo dances in Northern New Mexico first published in December 2010 was updated on 11/18/2015 One of the greatest cultural resources...

The old Otowi Bridge, Otowi Crossing photo Steve Collins

Photo of the week: the old Otowi Bridge

We’ve crossed the Rio Grande River on NM 502 many times as it zips through the San Ildefonso Pueblo. We’ve caught glimpses of the Otowi...

Mural at the Blue Swallow Motel in Tucumcar on Historic Route 66 photo Billie Frank

Postcards from Historic Route 66

It’s sheer Americana. People come from around the country and all over the world to ride and drive Historic Route 66, dubbed “The Mother...

Green chiles for sale at the Santa Fe Farmers Market,  photo Steve Collins

Green chile roasting time in Santa Fe

If it’s August and this is Santa Fe, it must be green chile roasting time. For the next six weeks or so the unmistakable intoxicating perfume of...