Insider’s Guide

Insider’s Guide

Choose Santa Fe – Santa Fe Exclusive Insider’s Guide

Boasting the 2nd largest art market in the U.S., over 11 museums, world-class opera and ballet, and the 3rd largest film community, Santa Fe is one of the most sophisticated and culturally diverse cities in the country.

Lovely summers, mild winters and eye-popping scenery make this the place to be.

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  • Conde’ Nast Readers Poll: Santa Fe #2 Best Small City in the U.S.
  • USA Today Poll: Santa Fe Best Destination for Culturephiles and Outdoor Enthusiasts
  • Money Magazine: Santa Fe in Top 10 Best Places to Retire
  • The American Lung Association: Santa Fe – U.S. City with the 2nd Cleanest Air
  • Travel + Leisure World’s Best Award: Santa Fe 4th Best City in U.S. & Canada
  • National Center for Arts Research: Santa Fe #2 City for Art Vibrancy
  • International Mountain Biking Association: Silver Award for Biking Trails
  • Santa Fe one of the Top 7 Emerging Food capitals in the U.S.
  • Kiplinger’s: Santa Fe #4 Best Place to live in the country
  • AARP Magazine: Santa Fe in Top 10 of Best Sunny Places to Retire, for Visual & Performing Arts, Restaurants, Museums & Outdoor Recreation
  • Dale Ball Trails, an extensive network of multi -use trails, in Top 10 Best Running Trails in America
  • Santa Fe International Folk Art Market #1 Best Art Festival in the country
  • Conde’ Nast Travelers Readers’ Choice: Voted Ski Santa Fe #4 Best Ski Resort in the U.S. & Canada