Shhh! Here’s a little secret: October is one of the best times to visit Santa Fe. Temperatures drop and the crowds dissipate, a shoulder season visit lets you take part in some of the city’s most exciting events. So here are the must-see events and activities in The City Different during the month of October!Read More
Beer is the most consumed alcoholic beverage in the world and the third most popular drink (behind water and tea). There is no exception in Santa Fe. Here you’ll find hand crafted micro beers are as good or better than anywhere else! Let me walk through making the most of your beer experience when you visit Santa Fe.Read More
No matter how you get to Santa Fe—plane train or automobile—you’ll have no trouble zipping around the historic streets of the City Different.Read More
Explore a city from the point of view of its artists and artisans and you discover a rich and lively culture wherever you go. Santa Fe, with one of the largest art markets in the U.S., is no exception! Their Artists in Residence season is in full swing and here’s what you can anticipate seeing when you visit!Read More
The New Year naturally encourages all of us to recommit to a healthy start. People have traveled to the Santa Fe area for centuries for wellness and new beginnings. Now is your opportunity to check out Santa Fe’s truly rejuvenating spas and their treatments.Read More
Nestled in the Rocky Mountains at 7,000 feet, Santa Fe is a world all its own. From immersive art experiences and world-class performances, to vibrant local cultures and timeless traditions. Explore this guide and discover the can’t-miss experiences that make Santa Fe The City Different.Read More
Ask 25 locals what their favorite Santa Fe restaurant is and you very well may get 25 different answers. The flavors you find will surprise you — a mix of traditional and local ingredients like blue corn and New Mexico’s world-famous chile create unique flavors that have never crossed your palate before — while Santa Fe’s global recognition as a culinary mecca attracts the brightest chefs looking to show off their talents. This list is designed to get you started and is a combination of the “tried and true” of the Santa Fe culinary scene, but it is far from complete. Explore, follow your nose, and remember that there is no wrong answer to the official state question, “Red or Green?”Read More
Note: Santa Fe is filled with moments sure to take root in your memory around each and every corner. Local author Zoe Baillargeon shared her “11 Moments You’ll Always Remember from a Summer Trip to Santa Fe” with Matador Network. Santa Fe fully earns its nickname of The City Different — there’s really nowhere else […]Read More
While 48 hours is not enough time to explore The City Different, we understand that a weekend is sometimes all the time you can afford. Local author Tantri Wija shared her ideas on “How To Spend a Perfect 48 Hours in Santa Fe, NM” with Matador Network.Read More
2017 was a fantastic year of photography in Santa Fe. To celebrate all the colorful images and memories from the past year, we’ve selected the top ten favorite user submitted Instagram photos from @cityofsantafe that were tagged #SantaFeNM. Photos were selected by the number of likes each photo received.
This year four Santa Fe sunset/sunrise photos made the top ten, along with two snow photos and four iconic Santa Fe locations.. Our most popular iconic character “Zozobra” also took a top ten honor. And for the first time, two drone photos made the grade as well.
Visitors and photographers have fallen in love with the light and and brilliant blue sky in Santa Fe. Some claim the light is like no other in the world. And with that distinction, such recent events such as the Review Santa Fe Photo Festival (which is a premier juried photo portfolio review event globally) have taken root in Santa Fe. Santa Fe is destined to become a top on the photographer’s destination.
We invite you take the opportunity to capture Santa Fe’s beauty and see for yourself what photographers have been shooting for over 100 years. Santa Fe provides the perfect opportunity for the photographer in each of us to capture the perfect Santa Fe memory.
See all you Santa Fe Instagramers in 2018!Read More