I fell in love with Taos and Santa Fe when I first visited my brother in New Mexico in the mid-1990s. He moved to Taos on a whim and never looked back, and with each successive visit, I understand exactly why. Though I’ve remained firmly physically ensconced in Chicago, my heart belongs to Taos and Santa Fe.
The confluence of Spanish and Mexican history, architecture and food have come together to create something uniquely New Mexico. The stunning Sangre de Crist