In a way, Santa Fe, N.M., is an odd destination. There it is, nestled at 7,000 feet in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, a beacon of stylish living and exquisite taste, surrounded by hundreds of square miles of inhospitable desert. But, visitors are fiercely loyal. Consider: Santa Fe is the only destination to make Conde Nast Traveler's Top 10 list on the basis of write-in votes.
The biggest news on the area's hotel scene is the impending arrival in 2001 of the 350-room Hyatt Regency Ta