Proud to be the oldest capital city in the United States, Santa Fe is filled with history, arts, color, natural beauty, and exuberant magic. Located near the north-central part of New Mexico, Santa Fe is considered to be a part of America's Southwest. This is a popular location; the average visitor will arrive in Santa Fe three times in a lifetime. Year-round activities keep the city bustling. Renowned as a spiritual location, you can also depart into the nearby pristine natural environments for meditation, relaxation, and rejuvenation. Situated between mountain ranges and national forests, outdoor activities are vital to the energy of Santa Fe.