Looking for travel tips or just a little more inspiration to jump on a plane, step on a train or get in your car and take a road trip? Our travels focus on nature and historical sites. We are adventurers at heart -we like to explore in cities, national parks, and in small towns and […]
The Tonto Natural Bridge State Park, in Payson, is home to one of Arizona’s most treasured spots. The park is home to the largest natural travertine bridge in the world. Our kids love exploring this area and it is a kid-friendly hike. The bridge is 183 feet high and over a 400-foot long tunnel that […]
Pack your bags! Arizona is a stunning state below is a list of our top ten places to experience the southwest. You could spend many years in Arizona exploring all the state has to offer and still not see it all.
Taking a ride up to Jerome is one of our favorite day trips. The first claim staked in Jerome, Arizona was in 1876. This infamous “ghost town” in Arizona has an old west appeal. Built into the side of Cleopatra Hill in the Verde Valley, Jerome was once a booming copper mining town that dwindled […]
Lake Pleasant, in Peoria, is the second largest Arizona lake in the Phoenix area. Just an hour from downtown, it is a very popular lake for boating, water sports, fishing and swimming. We love the water and spend many weekends at Lake Pleasant. It is our favorite lake in Arizona for boating.