New Mexico’s Singing Highway Needs To Be Experienced To Be Believed
There is probably no American road more famous than Route 66. Home to some wacky attractions, ‘50s-style diners, and Americana kitsch, it’s no wonder the road has been featured in so many movies and songs.
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New Mexico’s Singing Highway can be found on Route 66 east of Albuquerque, between mile markers 4 and 5.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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