Just one hour south of Tucson you can spend the day exploring over 100 art galleries, studios and shops. See the oldest mission in Arizona, and the second oldest schoolhouse in the state. We took a road trip to southern Arizona just to check out one of the oldest communities in this state.
Exploring the Largest Natural Travertine Bridge
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.
Top Ten Places to See in Arizona
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.
13 Reasons You Should Visit Jerome Arizona
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 Life at Lake Pleasant in Peoria
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.
The Ultimate Guide to Arizona Old West Ghost Towns
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.