Sightseeing in Santa Fe - what to see. Complete travel guide
Santa Fe is a city of southern architecture and Spanish culture, which is located in the highlands above the valley of the Rio Grande del Norte. Located in the State of New Mexico, Santa Fe is an important commercial and industrial area, as well as a famous tourist destination.
Santa Fe is one of the most scenic resort destinations of the country. Being located in highland, the resort attracts tourists from all over the world with numerous historical landmarks and … Open
1. Local shops and stores get open not later than 9:30 and serve visitors until at least 17:30. Usual days off are considered to be Saturday and Sunday. Many supermarkets and shopping … Open
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Sites around Santa Fe from our guide 'Extreme places on Earth'
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic RailroadFrom the series “The most dangerous railroads in the world”
Check on the map: Distance from Santa Fe center - 147 km.Already in the middle of the 20th century, mineral deposits had been fully depleted. The railroad was neglected for several years. But pretty soon it got a new facility. Oilfields have been discovered near Farmington. Eventually, the railroad was extended to be used not only for industrial purposes. Currently, the total length of the railway line is about 103 kilometres, it is actively used both by local residents and the thrill-hungry tourists. … Read further
Scientology Church StorageFrom the series “Forbidden construction objects with label "Access denied"”
Check on the map: Distance from Santa Fe center - 130 km.The main value that is in the repository are gold discs on which the writings of Ron Hobbart are carved. Discs are stored in titanium boxes, which are sealed with argon. Many consider the story of the repository of the Church of Scientology a pure fiction, however, it is not possible to verify its veracity. The entrance to the repository is carefully disguised, only the representatives of the top of the church know about it. Not far from the huge symbols that are visible even from outer space, there is a small structure. Many believe that it is in it that the secret entrance to the vault is hidden. … Read further
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