All posts in Arizona

  • Monument Valley
    January 4, 2016, 1 Comment

    Perhaps one of the most recognized and iconic locations in all of the Southwest is Monument Valley. Dozens of movies and entertainment pieces have been filmed in Monument Valley including […]

  • Great Motorcycle Rides in Arizona
    October 29, 2015, Comments Off on Great Motorcycle Rides in Arizona

    For many, the best way to see Arizona is to cruise through it on a motorcycle … it’s pure freedom. Happily, Arizona cooperates with fantastic weather. When it’s hot in […]

  • Wupatki National Monument
    October 19, 2015, Comments Off on Wupatki National Monument

    Around 800 years ago, Wupatki Pueblo at Wupatki National Monument served as a meeting place for different cultures from the surrounding area. Located just north of Flagstaff, Arizona, Wupatki Pueblo […]

  • Saguaro Lake Sighteseeing Crusies
    Cool Summer Hot Spots in Arizona
    July 4, 2015, Comments Off on Cool Summer Hot Spots in Arizona

    Looking for a place to cool off this summer? Arizona has dozens of lakes, rivers and water parks where you can take the plunge and drop your core temperature for […]

  • 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 a world of wonder for visitors. With […]

  • Sears Kay Ruins
    Agua Fria National Monument
    April 2, 2015, Comments Off on Agua Fria National Monument

    It is a unique feeling to think that the last person to see a metate (grinding slab) and mano (hand-held rock grinder) still sitting in the metate, was possibly the […]

  • Tuzigoot National Monument
    March 12, 2015, Comments Off on Tuzigoot National Monument

    Sitting in the center of the Verde River Valley is a hill, atop which the Sinagua people built a multi-room pueblo called Tuzigoot. From the roof, the view of the […]

  • 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 the Sonoran […]

  • Picacho Peak State Park
    March 3, 2015, 1 Comment

    Picacho Peak is hard to miss, if not for its distinctive shape then for the fact that it is the only significant peak for miles around, rising like a cathedral […]

  • Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
    Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
    February 27, 2015, Comments Off on Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

    Casa Grande means “great house” and Casa Grande Ruins National Monument preserves an ancient Hohokam farming community. It was the first cultural and prehistoric site to be protected by the […]

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