Sights and History of Verde Valley Arizona

Have you missed the sights and history of Verde Valley Arizona? It’s quite a special place, brimming with history, a wealth of flora and fauna in magnificent high desert landscapes.   Why do you think you haven’t heard much about … Continue reading

Arizona’s Playground – Lake Havasu

Lake Havasu Arizona’s Playground – Lake Havasu is a find! A beach town in the desert – like an island oasis, and it gets 300 days of sunshine a year. It’s a special place in my mind. We were there at … Continue reading

Apache Trail – Explore the Best of Eastern Arizona

Apache Trail – visit it and imagine riding a horse or walking through the rugged, arid, desolate, mountainous Arizona terrain. There’s nothing in sight except foreboding mountains for 160,000 acres; yet so much is hidden here. Looking out over the … Continue reading

Top Flagstaff Arizona Attractions – PART 2 – Top 11 reasons to use Flagstaff as your base

Top Flagstaff Arizona Attractions – Last week in our post, we gave you our 1 through 4 picks on Top Flagstaff Arizona Attractions in town – its proximity to Route 66, the world-famous museums, the foodie and craft beer cultures. … Continue reading

Flagstaff Arizona Attractions – Top 11 reasons to use Flagstaff as your base – Part 1

Flagstaff Arizona attractions were some of the most memorable on our epic 4-month trip to the American Southwest.  Flagstaff Arizona is a gem of a city. What a lovely surprise, from Ponderosa pine forests, outdoor adventure, national monuments to iconic … Continue reading

Lake Mead Grand Canyon Tour with 5-Star Helicopter Tours

Lake Mead Grand Canyon Tour – Why? A Lake Mead Grand Canyon Tour provides a unique view of the expanse of the Grand Canyon’s Western Rim with spectacular views of Lake Mead, Hualapai Reservation lands, Hoover Dam, Mohave Dessert, and … Continue reading

Phoenix Area – Best Things to Do

Phoenix Area has so many great things to do. There’s never a shortage of things to do and see there; we easily filled 2 weeks. Our favorite two experiences were a sunset Hot Air Balloon Expedition and a visit to … Continue reading