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Bucket List Activities in Arizona

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The first thing people think of when they hear Arizona is year-long summers and all the cactus you can imagine. What many do not know is the endless beauty and wonder the Grand Canyon state provides. When planning your trip, it is important to think about the activities that cannot be missed. Here is our … Continue reading Bucket List Activities in Arizona

Most Festive Things to Do in Phoenix & Scottsdale

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Here we are in mid-November and we are eagerly awaiting the upcoming holiday season. Whether you celebrate Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, or any other celebration during the months of November and December, you will find all sorts of terrific things to do and see in Phoenix and the surrounding areas. Sure, we probably won’t be looking … Continue reading Most Festive Things to Do in Phoenix & Scottsdale

Thanksgiving in Arizona

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Labor Day is just a memory, and the last of the Halloween candy has been eaten. The holiday season is in full force, and Thanksgiving is next in the line-up! This year, however, you’re thinking of doing things a tad differently. Tired of the work, the stress, the unpredictable weather, and Uncle Mike screaming at … Continue reading Thanksgiving in Arizona

Best New Restaurants in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area

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One of our favorite things about vacation time is the opportunity to try out the foods in the region we are visiting. But if we visit the same areas over and over again, no matter how wonderful the activities, the food choices can get to be a bit tired. We have a tendency to fall … Continue reading Best New Restaurants in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area

Top Haunted Tourist Spots in Arizona

As the Halloween season rolls around, people are eager to find the best and most unique haunted attractions in their area. Well, those that are looking for such a place to explore are in luck in Arizona. This state has a rich history that manifests itself in many forms, including haunted attractions. Many of these … Continue reading Top Haunted Tourist Spots in Arizona

Top Wine Spots in Phoenix

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A wine bar is the perfect location for many different occasions. It can be the perfect place for a solo meal, a date night with someone special, a business meeting, or anything in between. If you are in the Phoenix area and looking for a wine bar, check out our favorites below. Scapegoat Beer & … Continue reading Top Wine Spots in Phoenix

Top Reasons to Visit Scottsdale for Halloween

It’s the spookiest time of year, and you definitely don’t want to miss out on the fun and excitement during your exciting visit to the Scottsdale-Phoenix area. Check out some of the fun festivals, parties and events during the Halloween season below. Pumpkin Days and Corn Maze – Through November 5 Tolmachoff Farms in Glendale … Continue reading Top Reasons to Visit Scottsdale for Halloween

5 Reasons to Visit Arizona on Columbus Day Weekend

Columbus Day may not be the biggest holiday out there, but it is as good a time as any to take advantage of the three-day weekend and go somewhere awesome! Going to the beach or the mountains are always good options, but did you know that Arizona is home to some of the best places … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Visit Arizona on Columbus Day Weekend

5 Top Brunch Spots in Scottsdale

If you’re the type that likes to sleep in or just prefers to eat a late morning meal, i.e., brunch, you don’t have to worry about missing the usual 10:00 a.m. breakfast cutoff time during your stay in Scottsdale. From old-fashioned omelets and pancakes to upscale gourmet fare, Scottsdale has plenty of excellent places where … Continue reading 5 Top Brunch Spots in Scottsdale

Getting Ready for Fall – The 5 Best Things About Fall in Arizona

If you find yourself in Arizona during the summer, then you will want to stick to the air conditioning or the pool. But as fall rolls around, you can explore this beautiful state in wonderful weather. Many people see Arizona as a barren desert, but no perception could be further from the truth, as the … Continue reading Getting Ready for Fall – The 5 Best Things About Fall in Arizona