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Big Blend Radio: Scenic Side Trips in Arizona and New Mexico

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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Vacation Station Travel Show! On this episode, adventure traveler, writer, photographer and anthropologist Rick Quinn talks southwest road trips and discusses his latest book, RoadTrip America's “Arizona and New Mexico: 25 Scenic Side Trips”.

This outstanding new guidebook adds extraordinary two-lane adventure to straight-line Interstate road trips. Full-color maps and photographs illustrate easy-to-follow scenic routes through breathtaking landscapes and iconic towns in Arizona and New Mexico. Discover the surreal beauty of White Sands, watch the sun set over Monument Valley, or explore the subterranean marvels of Carlsbad Caverns. Find out why Jerome was "the Wickedest Town in the West" or walk in the footsteps of Wyatt Earp in Tombstone. Pamper yourself at a spa in Taos or soak up the vibes at an "energy vortex" in the red rocks of Sedona.

Music on this episode is “Sunset Steps” from the Please Remember Me by featuring music by artist Ted DeGrazia and guitarist Domingo DeGrazia.