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Los Poblanos: A country inn and gourmet organic food getaway near Albuquerque

Los Poblanos: A country inn ©Susanna Starr

For those who think of Taos or Santa Fe when they’re contemplating an eco-conscious and laid back vacation in northern New Mexico, where dreams of locally grown, gourmet organic food is par for the course, think again! Located in the North Valley area of the city of Albuquerque, Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm is a treasure to be discovered by those looking for a philosophy as well as just a lovely place to stay, whether for a weekend or a week or longer. According to Matt Rembe, Executive Director and one of the present family owners, it’s a place to re-connect.

In the 1930’s, when the influential Simms family purchased the property, they had a vision of it being a center for cultural activities and in addition to using it as their family home, created another building for special events. Employing the talents of acclaimed architect of the region, John Gaw Meem, the beautiful and graceful building reflects his sensibility now known as the Santa Fe Style.

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Taos Mountain, New Mexico

Taos Mountain, New Mexico - ©Susanna Starr

The temperature reading on the bank clock, as we passed by on our way north to the Taos Pueblo, registered 6 degrees. We were on our way to the Turtle Dance held every New Year’s Day to celebrate the ending of one year and the beginning of another. Read more at Examiner.

Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Taos Pueblo, New Mexico - ©John Lamkin




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