The Heart And Soul Of New Mexico Is The Small Towns And These 7 Have The Best Downtown Areas

New Mexico has a little bit of everything. From towering mountains and forests, all the way to deserts that look like alien landscapes, America’s fifth largest state by land has extremely diverse landscapes. Spread among these landscapes are towns with unique shops, restaurants, and culture, many of which can be experienced by walking through the relatively small downtown areas. Check out some of our favorite downtowns in New Mexico below.

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Address: Chimayo, NM, USA
Address: Taos, NM 87571, USA
Address: Silver City, NM 88061, USA
Address: Pojoaque, NM 87506, USA
Address: Santa Fe, NM, USA
Address: Roswell, NM, USA
Address: Santa Rosa, NM 88435, USA