Loretto Chapel Staircase, Santa Fe, NM A masterpiece—and mystery—of woodworking, this spiral structure is entirely self-supporting, without any central column to provide stability and with wooden pegs instead of nails.
25 More Reasons To Love Santa Fe - New Mexico Magazine. Zozobra - a bizarre ritual held each year. People dump their problems and worries on Zozobra and then he is burned in a giant bonfire. Thousands of people come to the festival.
Photograph by Krista Rossow Turquoise-painted window frames in adobe walls are typical in Santa Fe, where city ordinances have preserved the Spanish Pueblo Revival look. A window on Canyon Road, one of the city's oldest streets.