Escape to Santa Fe, the renowned 400-year old art mecca in northern New Mexico?s high desert. There are few cities in North America with the same astounding geographical beauty, cultural diversity, ancient history and general mystique?not to mention a world-class opera, over 300 sunny days each year, some of the best skiing and golf in the West, and the third biggest art market in the country after New York and Los Angeles. Over 300 galleries, a multitude of restaurants and access to some of the country?s oldest history make Santa Fe the closest place you can go to get the furthest away.

You’ll love the luxury of staying in a two-bedroom condominium at the elegant Fairmont Heritage Place, El Corazon de Santa Fe, which invites you to relax in an atmosphere of luxury, serenity and comfort. The condo features spacious bedrooms, gourmet kitchens with professional-grade appliances, sumptuous living areas with fireplace, kiva-style fireplaces in the master bedroom, spacious master baths with jetted tub and dual vanity, exposed wood entryways and protected portals, slate floors, decorative ironwork and a private courtyard and balcony. El Corazon de Santa Fe is located in the heart of it all, close to the Plaza, Canyon Road, the Santa Fe Opera, and exquisite fine dining; in other words, everything you need in the world of art, entertainment, culture and indulgence is just steps from your door. And you can rely upon the concierge to reserve tickets, make dinner reservations, and anything else you need while you are on vacation.

Enjoy a visit to the Georgia O?Keeffe Museum, the only art museum in the world dedicated to the work of a female artist of international stature. One of the most significant artists of the 20th century, Georgia O?Keeffe (1887-1986) was devoted to creating imagery that expressed what she called ?the wideness and wonder of the world as I live in it.? The Museum?s collection of over 3,000 works comprises 1,149 O?Keeffe paintings, drawings, and sculptures that date from 1901 to 1984, the year failing eyesight forced O?Keeffe into retirement. The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is the largest single repository of O’Keeffe’s work in the world.

Dine al fresco at the charming and delicious La Casa Sena Restaurant and Wine Shop. Built in 1868, Sena Plaza is one of the oldest surviving houses in Santa Fe, and after a renovation in the 1980s, this historic building was restored to its former grandeur, allowing food and song to fill its walls once again. Today, the menu features Chef Patrick Gharrity’s New Mexican products, flavors and configurations, all designed to stimulate the imaginations and palates of his guests.