Getaway Compass

New Mexico

New Mexico is a state in the southwest with a range of landscapes from deserts to snow covered mountains. In New Mexico you can find a lot of amazing nature, including Carlsbad Caverns National Park and White Sands National Monument. New Mexico’s biggest city, Albuquerque, holds a Balloon Fiesta in October every year where hundreds of hot air balloons fill the sky for 9 days. Spend time exploring New Mexico’s capital, Santa Fe, where you can find a lot of hispanic and Native American influence in the architecture, food, and art.