Santa Fe: Gem of the West

Santa Fe offers a taste of the traditional and modern for tourists looking to enjoy a unique locale. Nestled in the heart of northern New Mexico, the city offers a unique blend of events and attractions. Whether looking for a stepping-stone into the beautiful New Mexico wilderness, or a weekend in the city, Santa Fe has something for everyone.

Perhaps most famous as a city for the arts, there is no shortage of high-end galleries featuring the work of world famous artists. The city even has an opera house dedicated to the performance of contemporary and classical operas. Cultural affluence is further rounded out by a variety of museums related to the region and its multi-cultural and historical influences. Similarly, Santa Fe’s rich history and enduring presence of Native American nations offers a number of landmarks and sites both in and near the city. Annual events like the Santa Fe Indian Market mean that no matter the time of the year, there is always something going on. For those looking to spend some outdoors, the city itself provides over 50 miles of trails open for hiking and mountain biking. There are even some trails open for equestrian use.

More thorough information can be found at the City of Santa Fe’s website by clicking this link: http://www.santafenm.gov/index.aspx?NID=62