A portabella sandwich at Placita Café
El Santuario de Chimayo
WHAT: A tiny 19th-century adobe chapel (still active) whose sand, said to cure all ills, draws pilgrims from near and far. Proof is in the abandoned crutches piled in a corner. WHEN: 9-4 daily. HOW MUCH: Free. WHERE: County Rd. 94c (off State 76), Chimayo; 505/351-4360.
Info: Los Luceros is near Alcalde, about 8 miles north of Española. For more on the area, visit www.espanolanmchamber.com or call 505/753-2831.