Hidden Wonder: Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Carlsbad Caverns NP, Big Rook tour, Doll's Theater.

Speaking about hidden wonder that make your jaw drops, New Mexico has one called Carlsbad Caverns National Park. This park consists of more than 119 known caves – all formed when sulfuric acid dissolved the surrounding limestone, leaving behind caverns of all sizes. There are two ways to enter this hidden wonder, by walking the Natural Entrance (steep, 1.25 miles) or taking the elevator down into the Big Room.

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The Miraculous Staircase in Loretto Chapel

Loretto Chapel, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

When our friends heard we’re going to Santa Fe, they suggested us to stop at Loretto Chapel. They said it’s a beautiful church with the miraculous staircase, where their son got married. After I googled it, I knew I have to put Loretto Chapel in our itinerary. What is Loretto Chapel? From its name, we know that it’s a church. But what was a Roman Catholic church, now it is used as a museum and a wedding chapel. Loretto Chapel is known for its unusual spiral staircase that has two 360 degrees turns and no visible means of support. It is also said that the staircase was built …

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