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Desert Botanical Garden
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December 2, 2016, 1 Comment

For more than 1,000 years, the Hohokam peoples occupied the land that would become Phoenix and The Valley of the Sun. These amazing people created 135 miles of irrigation canals, […]

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Kartchner Caverns State Park

September 8, 2016, Comments Off on Kartchner Caverns State Park

In November 1974, two young cavers, Gary Tenen and Randy Tufts, were exploring the limestone hills at the base of the Whetstone Mountains in Arizona. ...

Glen Canyon Dam

June 17, 2015, Comments Off on Glen Canyon Dam

Stretching for hundreds of miles from Lee’s Ferry in Arizona to the Orange Cliffs of southern Utah, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area offers ...

Desert Botanical Garden Papago Park

March 7, 2015, Comments Off on Desert Botanical Garden Papago Park

The Desert Botanical Garden one of the many things to do in Phoenix is proud to offer more than 20,000 desert plants, with emphasis on those native to ...

  • Old Tucson Movie Studios
    January 17, 2015, Comments Off on Old Tucson Movie Studios

    Generations of Americans have visited Arizona and the Old Tucson Movie Studios, if only on the big screen and on TV. The mockup of an old western town has been […]

  • Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium and Safari Park
    October 29, 2014, Comments Off on Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium and Safari Park

    Located on the far west side of the Valley of the Sun (Phoenix, Arizona), the Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium is a rare treat. The zoo features the largest collection […]

  • Mystery Castle
    October 14, 2014, Comments Off on Mystery Castle

    In 1927, Boyce Luther Gulley learned that he had contracted tuberculosis. Rather than wait for the end to come, Boyce remembered a promise to his little girl, Mary Lou, to […]

  • Cruising on the Dolly Steamboat
    August 8, 2014, Comments Off on Cruising on the Dolly Steamboat

    Arizona is blistering hot in the summer. Daytime temperatures generally remain above 100 degrees from June through mid September. So folks in the Phoenix area are always Looking for a […]

  • Phoenix Art Museum
    June 16, 2014, Comments Off on Phoenix Art Museum

    For over 50 years, visitors have been flocking to the Phoenix Art Museum. It is the largest museum for the visual arts in the southwest with 285,000 square feet, over […]

  • Phoenix Zoo
    March 12, 2014, Comments Off on Phoenix Zoo

    Voted one of the top five zoos for children, the Phoenix Zoo is nestled within the buttes of Papago Park on 125 acres of beautiful and varied landscapes. It is […]

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