Holiday with Heisenberg on a Breaking Bad tour of Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Visit Walter White's house & eat some blue 'meth' sweets on a tour of the hit series...

Breaking Bad

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You've seen the show, now you can go on a Breaking Bad tour of Albuquerque and check out all of Walter White's haunts.

The hugely successful series about a couple of amateur meth dealers and their rise to prominence in Albuquerque, New Mexico, doesn't exactly paint the area in a favourable light. No matter say the locals, who are keen to cash in on the show's success.

'At first we thought it made us look grim and would put people off,' explains Natalie Kohl, a representative of the local tourist board. 'I mean, you know, it was still a show about drugs.'

However the town came round, Kohl tells the Guardian, 'We thought, that this was something we could get on board with.'

Now keen fans can go on a Breaking Bad tour, taking in places where it was filmed including Walter White's house, Jessie Pinkman's houses, Saul Goodman's law office and crazy drug villain Tuco's headquarters (if that means nothing to you - then call in sick for the next week and catch up on the last four seasons already. Have you been living under a stone? Come on man.)

There is also a stop off at Los Pollos Hermanos - the fried chicken chain owned by Gus Fring (which rather disappointedly is actually called Twisters) - which has got to be one of the few fast food joints in America with a guest book.

However it's not just the tour, oh no. You can also stock up on blue crystal 'meth' sweets at The Candy Lady sweet shop in town - where unassuming blue sugar shards are sold in brown paper bags for $1 dollar each.

The Guardian reports that the bags have been so successful, the shop has sold more than 25,000 a year and Breaking Bad fans now account for 20% of their income.

While a little strange (glorifying drugs? No, certainly not), the shop owner Debbie Ball explained, 'They don't see it as a drug - they see it as a prop,' and says she never sells them to kids.

So, how much do you really love Breaking Bad?

Tickets for the tour are $65, and you can find out more at abqtrolley.com



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