MetroABQ Newsletter -- July: Angel Fire Architecture & North Valley Walking Tour

MetroABQ Newsletter -- July: Angel Fire Architecture & North Valley Walking Tour
by Chris Lucas

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Green Jeans Farmery: Kid Sister to Tin Can Alley

Green Jeans Farmery: Kid Sister to Tin Can Alley
by Chris Lucas

I watched Green Jeans Farmery seemingly build itself up from scratch, starting as a vacant mid-town lot between the interstate & an arroyo. Roy Solomon, 'creator of innovative developments' dreamed of a shipping container community that featured indoor & outdoor chill spaces, shops, restaurants & services. Images above & below.  Read More


Five MetroABQ Walk and Drive-By Scenes

Five MetroABQ Walk and Drive-By Scenes
by Chris Lucas

Five MetroABQ Walk/Drive-By Scenes::  Read More


Exploring the MetroABQ's West Cliff Neighborhoods

Exploring the MetroABQ's West Cliff Neighborhoods
by Chris Lucas

How to get there...Finding my way to the west side of the river was much easier than expected--I walked. On the east side of the Rio Grande, there is parking at the end of Gabaldon Place, in the north-of-Old Town Duranes neighborhood. From there, numerous easy walking/bike paths connect to the Rio Grande Valley State Park; you can walk up or down the river on the east side, or use the red-steel pedestrian bridge that runs alongside Interstate 40, to cross the river, above.
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MetroABQ Downtown Plaza to Plaza Walk

MetroABQ Downtown Plaza to Plaza Walk
by Chris Lucas

MetroABQ Plaza to Plaza Architectural Walking Tour -- From Downtown to Old Town. Read More