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Arizona Festival Guide

It may be difficult to believe when you step out your door into the muggy heat of summer, but fall—and cooler temperatures—are not that far away, making now the perfect time to start planning a fall getaway to Arizona. As temperatures drop, native desert dwellers start to emerge from their summer cocoons and begin celebrating … Continue reading Arizona Festival Guide

Five Activities for the Nature Buff in Arizona

Arizona is one of the few places in the nation where you can be outside 365 days out of the year. Some areas are hotter in the summer, some places are colder in the winter, but moderate temperatures are always just a few hours’ drive away, and Book My Vacay offers stunning vacation homes in … Continue reading Five Activities for the Nature Buff in Arizona

Best Places to Eat Cheap in Phoenix

When planning your annual vacation, chances are you tried to make sure your budget is large enough to ensure you have a great time, but tight enough to avoid making you pinch pennies for the rest of the year—something you don’t always manage to accomplish. Unexpected expenses have a way of cropping up throughout your … Continue reading Best Places to Eat Cheap in Phoenix

5 Healthy Restaurants to Eat at Post-4th of July

The 4th of July is a celebration of all things that make America great, and that mostly means delicious food! Hot dogs, hamburgers, beer, and ice cream make for a great Independence Day party, but it can be killer on that beach body you’ve work so hard to get. Detox and reset your diet after … Continue reading 5 Healthy Restaurants to Eat at Post-4th of July

4th of July in Phoenix

The 4th of July is one of the most fun holidays to spend with friends and family. Celebrate our country’s independence by enjoy good food, a cold drink, and an amazing fireworks spectacular! Phoenix may be hot this time of year, but the city truly comes out in full force to honor American and celebrate … Continue reading 4th of July in Phoenix

Five Ways to Keep Your Cool During the Dog Days of Summer

You start to feel it the moment you exit your plane and enter the jetway at Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix: The walls of the jetway seem to pulsate in the scorching heat, the floor feels warm through the soles of your shoes, and your long hair begins to feel like a mink coat wrapped … Continue reading Five Ways to Keep Your Cool During the Dog Days of Summer

4th of July Celebrations in Arizona

It’s official: Summer in Arizona has arrived, and in certain areas of the state, it has brought inferno-like conditions that have the residents crawling inside their homes, pulling down the blinds, locking the doors, and cocooning until cooler days arrive. But not on the 4th of July! For some reason, no matter how hot, how … Continue reading 4th of July Celebrations in Arizona

Kayaking in the Arizona Desert

When visiting a desert city, it may not seem like water activities like kayaking would be possible, but that is a huge misconception! Scottsdale’s surrounding area has incredible opportunities to kayak in Arizona on desert waters. Some lakes are more centrally located, while others require a day trip, but regardless of the location, Arizona kayaking … Continue reading Kayaking in the Arizona Desert

Top Attractions for the Night Owl in Phoenix

Let’s face it, there are two types of people in this world we live in today: the ones who go to bed at a decent time, get enough sleep, and start each morning refreshed and ready to face the day, and the night owls. A night owl comes alive when the rest of the world … Continue reading Top Attractions for the Night Owl in Phoenix

5 Reasons to Visit the Meteor Crater

When you are out and about visiting the Northern Arizona area, you know that there are so very many things to do and see—everything from the Grand Canyon to wide expanses of landscape. However, there’s one destination that should not go unnoticed: The Meteor Crater. As one of the most spectacular natural wonders of Arizona, … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Visit the Meteor Crater