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ZZ Top – Still “Flying High”

It is truly amazing to see the variety of people who come and stay with us. Just this past month, we have had so many talented people staying with us, from a sitting Supreme Court justice, a Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, to Billy Gibbons, the lead singer of ZZ Top. The wonder of it all… Read more »

A View From The Mesa

Our chef concierge, Steve Wimmer, sent me a copy of a letter describing a trip he took to the Hopi reservation with his friend, Brad Wigor, earlier this month. Brad is a film producer and director and one of his current projects is a movie on Mary Jane Colter. The letter is to Mrs. Frances… Read more »

Romantic Rockin’ Robert Cray

Nothing accompanies the bright, New Mexican stars and a cool evening breeze better than the original music of bluesman, Robert Cray.  Last night, I enjoyed the five-time Grammy Award winner’s unique rhythms and distinctive voice at the Santa Fe Brewing Company – a new venue for me – and was not disappointed. The casual outdoor… Read more »

New Look, New Home for View From the Plaza

I am pleased to welcome you to the new home of View From the Plaza, now hosted right here on La Fonda’s website. Our team spent the summer refreshing the website and as part of that process, View From the Plaza has moved from WordPress to its rightful home, www.lafondasantafe.com. I’m excited about the new… Read more »

May is for Bicycles!

Did you know that the month of May is National Bike Month and Bike to Work Week is May 17-21? In celebration of this month, I have been biking to work each day and have challenged La Fonda’s staff to do the same. Those employees that take me up on my challenge will be rewarded…. Read more »