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14 Things You Can Only Brag About If You’re From New Mexico

New Mexico is rarely one of the first states that someone mentions when they talk about the United States. We’re often overlooked and underestimated. But that’s a mistake. We have a lengthy history, a unique blend of cultures, first-class cuisine, and incredible natural beauty.

There are many reasons why you should brag about New Mexico. Here are just a few to get you started (not in order of importance)!

What else would you add to this list? Let us know in the comments.

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.