"Oldest City in the West" Santa Fe by Easty
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Santa Fe is one of the oldest cities in the United States. It was established as the capital of a new territory for Spain in 1598. From 1598 to 1814, Santa Fe was part of the Spanish Empire. From 1814 to 1846, Santa Fe became a part of Mexico. During the Mexican-American War, Santa Fe became a part of the United States. Today, Santa Fe is the capital of New Mexico and is a popular tourist destination.
- Pros:A great place to learn about history
- Cons:Lots of walking
- In a nutshell:Santa Fe is a great historical destination
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