‘Must do’s’ in Santa Fe

Bay of Plenty Times - - Travel -

1. Visit Canyon Road, start­ing at the bot­tom and me­an­der up stop­ping for lunch at The Com­pound Res­tau­rant.

2. Go to the Ge­or­gia O’Keefe Mu­seum and take the time to watch the video about her life.

3. Across the road from the Plaza is the Mu­seum of Art — a fine ex­am­ple of adobe ar­chi­tec­ture.

4. San Miguel Chapel was built be­tween 1610 and 1626 and is claimed to be the old­est church in the United States.

5. Don’t leave Santa Fe with­out eat­ing at La Boca. Chef, James Camp­bell Caruso has mas­tered mod­ern Span­ish tapas.

6. Learn about the ‘mir­a­cle’ at the Chapel of Loretta.

7. Cathe­dral Basil­ica of St. Fran­cis is an anom­aly built 1869 — 1887 in the French Ro­manesque style among all the adobe churches.

8. Visit the roof top bar La Fonda and have a mar­garita and watch the sun­set.

9. Go on a day trip to Taos and visit the old­est in­hab­ited na­tive Amer­i­can In­dian Pue­b­los.

10. Sit in the Plaza.

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