La Quinta Inn Santa Fe
Travel Blogs from Santa Fe
... back to Roadrunner RV Park & little snooze, then evening back to Buffalo Thunder for another buffet, but again NOT good, so last trip there. Then drove to Espanola to check it out---same old rundown place as I remembered from about 1969.
Today we spent the day in Santa Fe. Judy had to have a fasting blood draw, so we decided to go early and spend the day. She was in and out in less than 30 ...
... The first few places were full, but did manage to get a drink and a lobster slider at Agave but they were full for dinner. So was EVERY PLACE on the plaza - no one had room for us and we had no reservation. :(
We ended up at Trader Joe's stocking up on all the good stuff I can't get at home. I can always use some Trader Joe snacks and frozen food. We asked the guy who checked us out where we could ...
... lunch, we walked down to Canyon Road, a half-mile of over 100 galleries, artist studios, jewelers, boutiques & restaurants. Some very impressive sculptures, paintings, and photos.
One of the things we learned about Santa Fe is that no new building is over three stories, so that the view of the mountains is not obstructed. 3+ story buildings erected before the legislation are grandfathered, and these ...
... with linear rays in four directions. The circular ring binds everything together in the circle of life. The New Mexico salute refers to "the Zia symbol of perfect friendship among united cultures". ---State of New Mexico Capitol Brochure
But most interesting in the capitol is the artwork. New Mexico, Santa Fe and Taos especially, is very artistic. There are more than 125 galleries in Santa Fe alone. Well, the state capitol ...
... dumped our stuff we took off to see Old Town before the sun went down; being Easter Sunday evening all - or nearly all - the shops were closed but Shell and Rich got to see the San Felipe de Neri church that was built in 1706 and the Town Square. Shell really wanted to buy some pottery and just as we thought we had left our run too late we came upon a man lifting his shop sign off the footpath to put it away and close shop. We begged him for some time and he was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking