Southern New Mexico

Southern New Mexico Travel Guide

Articles about Southern New Mexico

By Nicholas DeRenzo
By Wayne Curtis
Cheers to these small towns for great Main Streets, where you can admire architecture, sample the local flavor, and find a lost America.
By Nina Fedrizzi
By Mark Ehrman
It was a long and scary Cold War, with trillions of dollars spent on a game of technological leapfrog. But now that there's a McDonald's in Moscow and children no longer grow up under the threat of nuclear annihilation, what are we left with? Lot...

Restaurants in Southern New Mexico

Named for the in-house (friendly) ghost, Rebecca’s at Cloudcroft’s elegant Lodge Resort serves exquisitely prepared Continental fare, like pistachio-crusted trout or chateaubriand for two.

Things to do in Southern New Mexico

Drive along Highway 152, between Truth or Consequences and Silver City, through the nearly deserted, former silver boomtowns of Hillsboro and Kingston. Each has numerous original (sometimes abandoned) buildings from the region’s late-19th-century heyday.