“On the road again…” Pt. V and Final – Albuquerque ‘una vez más’

[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] I've been to ABQ a few times before but I had no idea there was so much to do.  Here are samples. Hiking on Sandia Peak: Catch the tram very early to avoid the crowds.  Dress very warmly as it can be VERY cold and VERY windy … Continue reading “On the road again…” Pt. V and Final – Albuquerque ‘una vez más’

“On the road again…” Pt. IV Albuquerque and Balloon Fiesta

[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] October 2016. The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta is held each year in early October.  It is a sight to behold, at least once, but you must not be crowd averse.  There are a lot of people there! Following are pictures to give you a small taste of the … Continue reading “On the road again…” Pt. IV Albuquerque and Balloon Fiesta

Timberwolves Reunion Albuquerque – Sunday

[CATEGORIES: Travel, WWII, Veterans.] Sunday morning is the traditional memorial service for the WWII veterans of the 104th Infantry Division.  Sunday evening we have the formal banquet dinner and dance. We have 'official' speeches' by VA chaplain Ronald, Timberwolf vet Bob, and Pup Jerry.  Additional remarks are made by visiting Dutchwoman Esther, Belgian Vincent, and Maj. … Continue reading Timberwolves Reunion Albuquerque – Sunday

Timberwolves in Albuquerque, Thursday sampler

[CATEGORIES: Travel, WWII, Veterans.] For the uninitiated the Timberwolves here are WWII veterans of the 104th Infantry Division's campaign from Normandy to Torgau, Germany near Berlin ending 68 years ago (1944-1945). Though I don't have a count we have a decent number of the vets present with friends and family totaling 132 people in Albuquerque, … Continue reading Timberwolves in Albuquerque, Thursday sampler