Moon Publications. 320 pages. New Mexico native, Zora O'Neill, gives you her insider perspective on New Mexico from museum-hopping in Santa Fe to visiting organic farms. Zora includes unique trip ideas like 14-Day Grand Tour, High Peaks, Wild Rivers, and Nuclear New Mexico. Packed with information on dining, transportation, and accommodations, Moon New Mexico has lots of options for a range of travel budgets. Every Moon guidebook includes recommendations for must-see sights and many regional, area and city-centered maps. Complete with details on Santa Fe, Taos, and Albuquerque, Moon New Mexico gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Frommer Publications. 416 pages. Written by more than 175 outspoken travelers around the globe, Frommer's Complete Guides help travelers experience places the way locals do. ? More annually updated guides than any other series ? 16-page color section and foldout map in all annual guides ? Outspoken opinions, exact prices, and suggested itineraries ? Dozens of detailed maps in an easy-to-read, two-color design.
Moon Publications. 280 pages. Award-winning travel writer Julian Smith shares his knowledge of the Four Corners region, a destination that he admits is his "favorite place on earth." From the alien rock formations of Arches National Park to the lightning-swept mesas of Canyonlands, the Four Corners region provides a landscape that defies the imagination, and Smith provides expert advice on all of the amazing sights, historical landmarks, and outdoor activities. He also includes unique trip strategies, such as a "National Parks and Scenery Tour" and a " Native Cultures Tour." Whether it's mountain biking on the famous Slickrock Trail near Moab, pretending your in a John Ford western while driving through Monument Valley, or standing on the only point in the U.S. where four states meet, Moon Four Corners gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Moon Publications. 248 pages. New Mexico native Zora O'Neill shares her appreciation for the Land of Enchantment, from exploring Acoma Pueblo, the 12th century Native American settlement built upon a 367-foot mesa, to watching hundreds of hot-air balloons take flight during the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. O'Neill offers a variety of trip strategies, such as an "American Indian Heritage Tour" and a itinerary devoted to "Mesas and Mountaintops." Her understanding of the remarkable history and culture of the region also shines through as she guides travelers to sites like the D.H. Lawrence ranch and to the many ceremonial dances throughout the state. From enjoying the range of flavors present in "Santa Fean" cuisine to driving through red rock canyons on the Jemez Mountain Trail, Moon Santa Fe, Taos, & Albuquerque gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Frommer Publications. 320 pages. Written by more than 175 outspoken travelers around the globe, Frommer's Complete Guides help travelers experience places the way locals do. More annually updated guides than any other series 16-page color section and foldout map in all annual guides Outspoken opinions, exact prices, and suggested itineraries Dozens of detailed maps in an easy-to-read, two-color design.
Globe Pequot Press. Discover hidden gems and secret places in New Mexico. Knowledgeably written and extensively researched, this guide takes the focus off mainstream tourist attractions and shines the spotlight squarely on the offbeat and unique. With a lively, user-friendly interior design and "fact blocks" stuffed with at-a-glance practical information, including dining, lodging, Web sites, and insider tips, this is the ultimate guide for those looking to capture the heart and soul of a destination.
NTC Publishing Group. 240 pages. Size 5?"x8?". Includes black and white illustrations. Ramble through New Mexico's rural heartland on 10 weekend tours that follow winding back roads and lead to an endless variety of country attractions.
Harper Collins Publishers. 272 pages. Size 5?"x9?". Organized by neighborhood, the way people really explore, this guide features: detailed color maps and illustrations keyed to the entries; color-coded entries to distinguish restaurants, hotels, shops, parks, and sights; restaurants rated by price and quality; notes on history and architecture; bite-sized bits of information and impeccable design; a "Bests" section with recommendations by locals and well-known frequent visitors; Websites and e-mail addresses; exceptional user-friendliness of format.