ABQ Old Town

ToadDate 0016.10.14.2016-NM On Friday we spent about 3 hours walking through Historic Old Town Albuquerque. The Villa de Albuquerque was founded on April 23, 1706. Spanish law at that time required that a plaza be created in the center of any villa. That is why you see so many plazas in the towns that were … More ABQ Old Town

El Camino Real

In Texas, El Camino Real, the Royal Road or the Kings Way, runs across much of central Texas including through Rockdale. This road was established over 325 years ago as a way for the Spanish government to send supplies and keep in touch with its settlements. It originated in Mexico City, entered Texas near Eagle … More El Camino Real