Breaking Bad homes in Albuquerque attracting touristsUPDATED 7:06 PM HST Oct 04, 2013Video Transcript
ALBUQUERQUE. ACTION 7 NEWS REPORTER LAURA THOREN FOUND OUT WHERE SOME OF THEM ARE GOING.. PLACES MADE FAMOUS BY BREAKING BAD. IT LOOKS LIKE A NORMAL HOME - BUT FOR FANS OF THE HIT SHOW BREAKING BAD THIS IS A SORT OF MECCA! I don't count 'em by the day, I count 'em by the month. AND LAST MONTH, FRAN PADILLA SAYS SHE SAW OVER 15-HUNDRED CARS PARKED OUTSIDE HER HOUSE! THOSE WHO WATCHED THE SHOW KNOW IT AS WALTER WHITE'S HOUSE. SOT Reporter: Do you ever get annoyed? Only if they get on my property. NOW THAT BALLOON FIESTA'S STARTED. PEOPLE ARE COMING IN PACKS...SOME DRESSED UP...ALL OF THEM TAKING PICTURES. SOT WE'RE FROM COLORADO AND WE HAD TO STOP BY! PADILLA ONLY COMES OUT TO SAY HELLO ONCE IN A WHILE. BUT NOW THAT IT'S BALLOON FIESTA, SHE SAYS THE FANS ARE UNAVOIDABLE. SOT It's a zoo - We need a traffic cop! ACROSS TOWN CAMERA SNAP ANOTHER HOME FEATURED IN THE HIT A-M-C SHOW IS SWARMED. look how many people are gathered around Jessie's house taking photos and it's only 10:30 in the morning! Though I did speak to a housekeeper who said people rarely ring the doorbell. we were in town for balloon fiesta and - been a big fan of the show! AND THOUGH SHE'S NOW LIVING IN A FISHBOWL PADILLA SAYS LOOKING BACK, SOT 1:13 It was the best experience 1:15 AND SHE SAYS SHE'S SO GLAD THE SCOUTS FOR BREAKING BAD CHOSE HER HOUSE OVER ANY OTHERS IN ALBUQUERQUE. LAURA THOREN KOAT ACTION 7 NEWS. FANS TOLD US THEY FOUND THE LOCATIONS OF THE VARIOUS BREAKING BAD HOMES BY INTERNET SEARCH, OR IN ONE CASE, AN APP CALLED "TOURING BAD".