When it comes to Americans' perceptions of fun Southwestern vacation spots, New Mexico is usually overshadowed by its more glamorous and publicized neighbors to the North and West, Colorado and Arizona. In fact, The Land of Enchantment's largest city, Albuquerque, is known more for its funny name – or as some backward, out-of-the-way place you might end up should you take a wrong turn. In reality, this city is a natural playground that's probably unrivaled for exploring the outdoors. One of the west's best family vacation spots, Albuquerque has fewer tourists to jockey against, which leaves significantly more room for exploring. Below is an itinerary for a perfect day, chock full of fun things to do in Albuquerque with tweens.