SpringHill Suites Tempe
Travel Blogs from Tempe
... out a few exhibits. The museum is definitely designed for kids but we all had fun being big kids! The first (and one of the most fun) exhibits was the water exhibit. There were four stations where you would make plastic balls go to different parts of the exhibit. For example, in one part you put a ball down a roller where water would then shoot a ball up in the air and it would land on another piece and then get picked up by a water wheel, go around the ...
... was destroyed by a bomb blast in
1952, prompting the construction of the current 'A' in 1955. The letter
is made from reinforced steel and concrete, and is an external structure
rather than being carved into the mountain or whitewashed directly on
After our climb back down we enjoyed delicious tacos in one of the many restaurants in Mill Ave and browsed a few shops before a look at Tempe beach ...
... flowering hedges, a dry-bed creek and a huge ironwood tree that provides greatly desired shade during mid-day scorchers. Every evening we watch the powered para-gliders, para-sailers, ultra light planes and trikes soaring over a field beside our resort. At night, we see spectacular red Arizona sunsets and even though we're several miles from the Sky Harbor airport, we can see up to seven planes lined up on their descent ...
... scoreboard, a little stroll about Mr Roger's neigbourhood was in order. Obviously not all of the related businesses in the area are thrilled to have excited baseball fans parking in their commercial lots. So, if you want to park on the street, arrive early, park wisely and save the $5.00 parking tariff for some non-diet ball yard food. Likewise, avoid a parking ticket and tow!
An alternative to finding parking is to take one of the several close by ...
... happen! We were planning to go to Tombstone Az tomorrow but Phil is tooo uptight to even think of it-Perhaps we can go by Sunday??
Feb 25th-Saturday. We were up early and I rechecked all on the manuscript and think I have it ready to resubmit-again! I hope they are as frustrated as we are!! We biked, swam and hot tubbed again today. Hot dogs and some leftovers for dinner. It was 76 degrees today-at last weather like we usually have this time of year. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool