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Some Details About Phoenix, Arizona

November 17th, 2022

A Spanish Franciscan friar, Marcos de Niza, was the first European to explore Arizona. He entered this area in search of mythical Seven Cities of Gold.

Phoenix is the capital city of Arizona. It is the largest city in the state of Arizona. It is situated in central part of the Arizona and is surrounded by large mountain peaks. It is highly populated. It is an important center where various researches are carried out. It is the hub of the agricultural region of the Salt River valley, a center for research and development for electronics, telecommunications, semiconductors, and the aerospace industry.

It plays a very important role in boosting the economy, as it is the most visited place as far as tourism is concerned. It is one of the important centers for trade and commerce, food processing and the production of agricultural chemicals, machinery, aircraft parts, electrical appliances, tools, plastic, wood products, cosmetics, and leather goods remains central to its manufacturing base.

The climate of Phoenix is warm and pleasant. The best time to visit Phoenix is during springs. Golfers throng this place during winters. There are a number of interesting sites over here like botanical gardens, zoos, museums etc. People can even opt for rock climbing, and play golf.

There are many parks but some outstanding parks are the Desert Botanical Gardens, Camelback Mountain, and the South Mountain Park, which has an active gold mine. Among its museums are the best ones are Heard Museum, with Native American art of the Southwest; the Phoenix Art Museum; the Phoenix Arizona Living History Museum, the Pueblo Grande Museum, and the Arizona Capitol Museum. Various other attractions in the city of phoenix are the Phoenix Zoo, the Arizona Science Center, and the Mystery Castle, built of native rock.

If you wish to know about flora and fauna then you should visit Desert Botanical Garden, if you want to see wild life then Phoenix Zoo is the right place to be and if want to know all the details about North American Culture then make a visit to the Heard Museum. Phoenix has got a number of attractions. It also offers a wide variety of activities as per the interest of visitors. You can have full entertainment and enjoyment over here. You can even enjoy large number of outdoor activities here like football, basketball, baseball, and ice hockey.

Hit the Road With Arizona Hotels & Sights the Whole Family Will Love

April 21st, 2022

Arizona. It’s home to “The Valley of the Sun,” the Grand Canyon, world-class golf, spas and museums. And when it comes to road-tripping, there are plenty of Arizona hotels dotting the state’s cities and highways that make getting away from it all comfortable, convenient and affordable. So pile the kids into the car and hit the road – and discover all this oasis in the desert has to offer.

Route 66
Arizona is home to the longest original stretch of “The Mother Road” in America – and is filled with beautiful sights, kitschy shops, great diners and friendly faces.

Start your journey with an overnight stay in Williams. In the morning, drive up to Grand Canyon National Park, where you can hike one of America’s most iconic areas, study ancient petroglyphs and enjoy a picnic in the great outdoors. Afterward, head to Flagstaff for the night and unwind at an Arizona hotel surrounded by the scenic beauty of this mountainous university town.

The next day, visit the city’s Museum of Northern Arizona, where you can learn about the land and peoples of the Colorado Plateau. Afterward, grab a bite at the 50s-style Galaxy Diner and browse the shops along Route 66 and Flagstaff’s quaint downtown. In the evening, take a tour of Lowell Observatory and see the telescope used to spot Pluto.

After another overnight stay in Flagstaff, take to the road and visit the dusty towns of Holbrook and Joseph City – where you can stop at Rock Art Canyon Ranch, which is a working cattle ranch that offers tours of a spectacular rock art site in Chevelon Canyon. Afterward, it’s on to Winslow, Arizona, where you can stand on the corner the Eagles made famous.

The Valley of the Sun
For those who prefer sunny skies and an urban environment, book a few Arizona hotels in “the Valley” and soak up the sights and sounds of America’s fifth-largest city.

Beginning in the West Valley and traveling East, some of the must-see places on every tourist’s list include:

o Phoenix International Raceway. Snap up tickets to a NASCAR race and watch as your favorite drivers go head to head.
o Challenger Space Center. In Peoria, the whole family can enjoy some hands-on fun and activities designed around the NASA space program.
o Heard Museum. Located in Downtown Phoenix, this world-class museum are home to some of the finest Native American works of art, annual Native American festivals, seasonal markets and more.
o Taliesin West. At the foothills of Scottsdale’s McDowell Mountains, Taliesin West showcases Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural brilliance, as well as the breathtaking Sonoran desert that surrounds it.

For those in town for the Valley’s legendary shopping, golf and spas, you’ll find an array of Arizona hotels near some of the top locations, including Chandler Fashion Center & Scottsdale Fashion Square, as well as Troon North Golf Club, the Scottsdale TPC, and even accommodations just steps from the luxurious spa at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge.

Tucson-bound
Just 120 miles from Phoenix you’ll find Tucson – Southern Arizona’s largest city and the perfect place to serve as your home base for day trips around the region.