The Stay In Oro Valley
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we see a commercial or show and are able to say “we’ve been there”.
Saturday we went to the Biosphere 2. We were a little disappointed with it or at least our
tour guide. We understand that they are doing great research but in only one
area, something to do with water and its effect on Biosphere 1 (Earth). We felt
that much of the complex was wasted. What do we know…we aren’t scientist.
All-in-all we have enjoyed ...
... organised for both truck and 5th. Ahhh the relief, and a chance at last to relax and sightsee tomorrow. Went next morning to sign up and the owner of the truck decided he didn't want to sell his truck. (A lot on consignment)
So back to the hunt.
... goal was to have it become a state park but with strict protections in place. The tedious process took years. Although the state wanted it badly the state was broke! The state congress finally approved it in 1988. Until then state officials and others who had the need to know we're led to the site blind folded. The code name was Zanadu. After approval and during the development protection was still the focus. It was opened to the public in 2003. Tour numbers are ...
... of Tucson. Arrangements were made for a visit and Mary and I spent half the day with the hospital CEO and a couple of their board members. Sierra Vista is a very nice community with Fort Huachuca sitting next to the city. With a population of 43,000 and Fort Huachuaca being an army base focusing on training for intelligence officers and drone flights, the community is very ...
... high curbs. While in the (yellow) cab on the way to the phone store, we saw fork lightning, but not just in the sky- it hits the ground here! Actually as I write this, there is a lot of thunder and fork lightning outside my window.
When formal orientation is completed the university offers us a bunch of fun things to do before classes start; the girls, the guys and I have all signed up to go to the zoo in a couple of days and a laser light ...