Glamping on Taos Mesa

Hotel Luna Mystica

Hotel Luna Mystica is a vintage trailer hotel and starlight campground on the vast Mesa of Taos. Each trailer is equipped with its own deck, bathroom, comfortable bed, and kitchen facilities. Tent sites are available as well as primitive RV spaces without hook-ups.

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Lodging Guide

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Hotel Luna Mystica

Hotel Luna Mystica | Taos

Hotel Luna Mystica is a vintage trailer hotel and starlight campground in the vast Mesa of Taos, one of the most mystical locations on...

New Mexico Cabin Rentals | Gila

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Lyons & Campbell Ranch Headquarters saloon

Lyons & Campbell Ranch Headquarters

Lodging with a lengthy tale to tell. Step back in time at the Lyons & Campbell Ranch, a massive adobe hacienda dating back to 1811.
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El Rancho Hotel | Gallup

R.E. “Griff” Griffith built the El Rancho Hotel on Route 66 in Gallup. He was the brother of legendary movie director D.W. Griffith. In...
Casa Gallina in Taos

Casa Gallina | Taos

Casa Gallina means “Hen House” in Spanish. The moniker is a nod to the forty plus hens that live a life of luxury around...
Raton Pass Motor Inn Capri cafe

Raton Pass Motor Inn

Raton Pass Motor Inn is a classic 50’s motel with authentic vintage decor spanning the decades since it was built.
The Classic Desert Aire Hotel in Alamogordo

The Classic Desert Aire Hotel | Alamogordo

Located in Alamogordo, The Classic Desert Aire Hotel is located at the base of the Sacramento Mountains, close to White Sands. Pet friendly.
Resort Properties of Angel Fire

Resort Properties of Angel Fire

Resort Properties of Angel Fire is a property management company located in beautiful Angel Fire, New Mexico. They offer a variety of lodging options,...
Castañeda Hotel

Castañeda Hotel | Las Vegas

Located about one mile east of the Plaza Hotel and ‘Old Town Las Vegas,’ the entire area around the railroad tracks and the Castañeda...

Fiddler’s Inn | Carlsbad

There is no place in Eddy County that compares with The Fiddler’s Inn Bed & Breakfast. The property pairs the nostalgic charm of...
Bear Mountain Lodge

Bear Mountain Lodge | Silver City

Located outside of Silver City, Bear Mountain Lodge offers refined and restful accommodations in breathtaking surroundings, with easy access to hiking, cycling, horseback riding, bird watching, nature study and wilderness.
Plaza Hotel in Las Vegas New Mexico

Historic Plaza Hotel | Las Vegas

The historic Plaza Hotel offers elegant and comfortable rooms in the heart of old town Las Vegas, New Mexico. The Plaza Hotel looks like...
Kokopelli's cave

Kokopelli’s Cave | Farmington

Kokopelli's Cave is built into the vertical cliffs of the 60 million year old Ojo Alamo sandstone, outside Farmington, New Mexico, overlooking the beautiful La Plata river valley 300′ below.
St James Hotel exterior

St. James Hotel | Cimarron

The St. James Hotel in Cimarron, New Mexico has been providing lodging and libations for more than 140 years. Located on the Cimarron Spur...
Historic Taos Inn on Paseo del Pueblo

Historic Taos Inn | Taos

Taos Inn is a relaxed place to stay. Charming details in every guest-room, from antique furniture and hand-carved doors, to cozy fireplaces.
Hotel Zazz sign

Hotel Zazz | Nob Hill ABQ

In addition to comfort, Hotel Zazz provides amenities and services to make your time in Albuquerque colorful and care-free.

Rudolfo Anaya

When people ask me where my roots are, I look down at my feet, and I see the roots of my soul grasping the earth. They are here... in the Southwest... I still live in New Mexico.
Highway 4 through the Jemez

Highway 4 | Jemez Mountains

The Jemez Mountains are a source of solace for me. It doesn’t take long to get there from my front door and there are...

Green Chile Chicken Soup

Step aside chicken noodle. Green chile chicken soup is chicken soup for the chile lover's soul. This recipe is far better to relieve a cold.


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Travelers Guide to Taos

Taos is an unusual place; a small community of artists, entrepreneurs, and outdoor enthusiasts, many hiking to their own beat…or hum (if you are...


Popay was the leader of the Pueblo Revolt

The Pueblo Revolt of 1680

The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 was one of the most significant events in New Mexico’s history. The revolt wasn’t successful in terms of permanently...


Hotel Luna Mystica

Hotel Luna Mystica | Taos

Hotel Luna Mystica is a vintage trailer hotel and starlight campground in the vast Mesa of Taos, one of the most mystical locations on...

Adventures & Experiences

Cumbres Toltec autumn 2021

Cumbres Toltec Scenic Railroad

In an era of fast-paced, perpetual connectivity, the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad provides an opportunity to disconnect, to step back into the raw,...


Laguna green chile cheeseburger

Where To Grab A Great Green Chile Cheeseburger

In New Mexico is known for chile and most residents have an affinity for piquant peppers. The state question is "red or green." In...

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