Albuquerque is a sprawling city, on the East and West sides of the Rio Grande (River) with many villages and towns that surround it, including:
Bernalillo, Bosque Farms, Cedar Crest, Corrales, Los Lunas, North Valley, Rio Rancho, South Valley, Tijeras, Sandia Park.
Santa Fe is just about an hour away as well!
Points of scenic interest include:
- Bosque (Cottonwood trees along both sides of the river with walking/riding trails through the entire city)
- Rio Grande (River)
- Sandia and Manzano Mountains