S: Albuquerque 2010
FC: 2010 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta October 8th-10th
1: First night on our Mother-Daughter vacation in Albuquerque. Time to kick back and relax!
2: Special Shapes morning Rodeo and evening "Glowdeo" Friday, October 8th | Darth Vader, one of many very popular balloons.
4: Exploring Albuquerque | The Roadrunner: State bird of New Mexico
5: Views from the Albuquerque Trolley Tour
6: Sandia Peak Tramway | 2.7 miles to the top of Sandia Peak, 10,378 feet above sea level
8: Beautiful nature scenes atop Sandia Peak
9: Mass Ascension Saturday, October 10th
10: Lisa & Karen, bright and early! Most balloons start inflating around 7am. The sun starts to come over the mountains at about this time.
12: This balloonist is more adventurous than us!
13: Pooh looks on approvingly
15: Hundreds of balloons!!
19: The end of a great vacation. We were very sad to leave Albuquerque
20: Albuquerque at sunset from the Sandia Peak Tramway