The Saguaro, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
Travel Blogs from Scottsdale
... a girl in a flatbed Ford slowing down to check him out but actually I was getting directions to the guitar shop he was just at. How would that song go? No, never mind.
Finally, I head south out of Winslow through the Tonto National Forest. Yeah, "High-Ho Silver" and all that good stuff - HA, you think I haven't heard that one before? It starts out in the high prairie from the ...
On sunday Mark and Svetlana took us for a drive round the north area of Scottsdale to Cave Creek and Carefree through Pleasant Valley what great names they have here...!!..it was very nice to see all the large properties built to blend in to the desert., with flat roofs and beige sandy coloured rendering...
In the evening Svetlana cooked us a delicious mexican meal..and we made final plans for the wedding..
monday was ...
... down in the middle because of impending rain and hail and wind. They had well over 100,000 people there and had to evacuate them (they were out in the open along the Charles River), half to the coliseum and the other half into the Storrow tunnel for autos! What a mess, rain, road closed, people scurrying all over the place. It is 9 here and time for the Pops fireworks to come on so I will watch to see what all happens. Phil said they all went back and the fireworks ...
... nice dog park for Duke to run off his energy. And it was back on to I 10 towards Phoenix. We found the Casa Grande National Monument Park which was the earliest archaeological preservation in the US. This was also a very informative exhibit. We finally found a place to spend the night in Apache Junction east of Phoenix just before it turned ...
... big plants (inside & out), gigantic cactus of all types throughout the yard and a fire pit. There's even a big rock (inside the house) at the front door to remind us that we're at "The Rocks."
Our personal concierge group consited of four people that can arrange anything incuding transportation, tours (Grand Canyon, balloon rides, golfing packages, river rafting, airplane/ helicopter), access to sporting events, spa treatments; ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility