Do you know?

Do you know this B&B in Bernalillo, New Mexico, USA

Out of the shoebox (anno 1996): The best B&B I ever stayed is in Bernalillo between Albuquerque and Santa Fe in New Mexico, USA. I forgot the name of it but think I can still drive to it without asking for road directions. Stayed there for a week for several photo-journalistic commissions in the area. One of these was a feature about the catering in a hospital. I remember that one of the silos near the kitchen was weekly filled up with ketchup by a 30 tonnes tank trailer ….

Now I wonder… Does anyone know the name of this B&B in one of the oldest adobe buildings in Bernalillo? It’s near the Rio Grande and at the time situated North-West of the town.

The trip that turned out to be life changing

See previous posting for the story behind.

Photo’s in this follow up are scanned and digitalized; the original prints, although kept dry, were detoriated.

La Hacienda Grande ….

… in the town of Bernalillo between Alburquerque and Santa Fe in New Mexico, USA. Shot in 1996 (reworked this from negative film). 18 Years after it has changed of management but I can assure you that it was the best accommodation I ever stayed in during all my travels in the USA in the eighties and nineties. Been in virtually every state except Montana, Washington and Oregon. Before we decided to move from Holland to South Africa the ‘Four Corners’ (Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah) was high on the list …

La-Hacienda-Grande---Bernalillo