This self-proclaimed "jewel" of the city is bringing in brides by the truckloads for the perfect wedding and, or, reception. Since 1912, the Camino Real has been at the heart of El Paso and has joined many in matrimony. Today this Sun City landmark hosts well over 100 wedding celebrations per year and makes each distinc-
tive and special. With more than 19 meeting rooms with space for up to 1,300 guests, 359 luxurious rooms, and fine dining, you can imagine why it's an ideal place to host a bridal bash. The Ballroom, an elegant 7,344 square feet of pure class, has crystal chandeliers and delightful, romantic architectural accents. So if you're planning a wedding soon, why not take the plunge off the royal road? 101 S. El Paso St., 915-534-3000.
2. Ardovino's Desert Crossing - 1 Ardovino Dr., Sunland Park, N.M., 505-589-0653.
3. St. Patrick's - 1118 N. Mesa St., 915-533-4451.