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Situated in central New Mexico on the upper Rio Grande is Albuquerque, New Mexico; rich in culture, heritage and history. As the largest city in the state of New Mexico, Albuquerque is home to a number of recreational activities, events, the Albuquerque zoo, aquarium and botanic gardens, museums and festivals, as well as the International Balloon Fiesta, the world’s largest gathering of balloons from around the world. Also local to Albuquerque is the University of New Mexico (UNM), Kirtland Air Force Base and Sandia National Laboratories. Just east of the city are the Sandia Mountains and flowing north to south is the beautiful Rio Grande, making this a spectacular place to live, work and play.