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.
Roads were meant for journeys not destinations” Confucius
The Las Vegas strip has so many activities to keep you busy most visitors never leave the four-mile stretch. However, if you’re tired of the flashing lights and crowds or just want a change of pace there are fun things to do off the Vegas strip.
Las Vegas attracts millions of people every year with their luxury hotels and casinos. Don’t like to gamble? Here are some of the sights to see in Vegas if you are a non-gambler:
The Ultimate Guide to Arizona Old West Ghost Towns. Experience what it was like 100-years ago in the wild west. Visit ghost towns and enjoy the southwest.