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#1 Cultural Getaway - Travel + Leisure 2012

Santa Fe is an art lovers paradise, whether you’re a serious collector or a fan who finds joy in just viewing the work. With more than 250 galleries to explore, you’ll be astonished by the city’s array of art, including traditional and contemporary painting, photography, pottery, sculpture, textiles and more.   As you walk the city discovering one gallery after another along the legendary Canyon Road, around the Plaza and downtown, and in the developing historic Railyard District, you’ll agree: art lies at the heart of Santa Fe. Search galleries in Santa Fe   Santa Fe has preserved architectural traditions as well as community celebrations like Fiestas de Santa Fe on the historic plaza. At 400 years old, Santa Fe is the nation’s oldest capital city. The early Native American inhabitants called it “Dancing Ground of the Sun”; while the founding frontiersman at the turn of the 20th century referred to it as “The City Different”.

Websites with more information about Santa Fe and New Mexico:

Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau
Santa Fe Convention & Visitors Bureau
Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce
New Mexico Tourism
Sandia Peak (Skiing Near Albuquerque)
Ski New Mexico
Santa Fe Opera Home Page
Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
NM Cultural Treasures – Database of Museums, Parks & Monuments