New Mexico

New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment, is a state in the . It became a Spanish colony after conquistadors arrived in the 16th century, then a Mexican territory until the Mexican-American War of the 1840s, and then an American territory until it achieved statehood in 1912.
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is Georgia O'Keeffe country — the high desert with the amazing colors. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a vibrant, sprawling city near the of New Mexico. Photo: Danae Hurst, CC BY 2.0.

, founded in 1607, is the capital of the state of New Mexico and its principal tourist… Photo: M.Bucka, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Southwestern New Mexico is the state's most diverse region, though not its most populous. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


Southeastern New Mexico is a region of the state of New Mexico in the . Photo: Chitrapa, Public domain.

is the region of the state containing and vicinity. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a very rural region bordering the and southern . Photo: Nationalparks, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a region in the state of New Mexico in the United States. Photo: Transity, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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