Albuquerque, New Mexico
Old Town Albuquerque is an area of the city that features many shops, restaurants, museums, and hotels. On top of that, there are a ton hidden balconies, pathways, and patios to stop by and enjoy the beautiful day. Every year in April, the Old Town area features a beautiful festival that celebrates the creation of the town (http://albuquerqueoldtown.com/index.php?page=fiesta). One shop to checkout while you are there is Mama’s minerals which is the oldest rock and bead shop in the southwest. Also, take some time to check out W!ld Moon Couture, which features handmade leather bags and clothes. Before you head out, make sure to stop by the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, which teaches you all about the history, culture, and art of the Pueblo people. On top of it all, they also feature daily exhibits of Pueblo dances.