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Travel Blogs from Flagstaff
... but it seemed wrong to pay money for a bizarre stroll thru a tourist-trap Bedrock village after the perfect viewing of one of nature's most amazing works of art....free!
Coming home to a comfortable hotel is always such a relief. We freshened up and layered up and headed out to the event that Dan was looking forward to possibly the most....Lowell Observatory. It was time to put aside being a tourist and become a scientist. I ...
... with the Navajo Nation. The city is perched atop Manson Mesa at an elevation of 4,300 feet (1,300 m) above sea level and 600 feet (180 m) above Lake Powell. After the dam was completed in the 1960s, the city grew steadily to today's population of over 7,000. Because of the new roads and bridge built for use during construction, ...
... the old lodges, Bright Angel, El Tovar, and Yavapai. Bobby met a lady who was an official condor spotter. There are 71 condors that are known to reside in the canyon. It's a little early to spot them, but we tried. Apparently, there is a new unbanned female condor new to the south rim. The Grand Canyon is really a whole lot of smaller canyons all put together. The place is immense. I can imagine getting lost in that maze. I will have to read The Man Who Walked Through ...
... had two nice cliff dwellings to see and ordinarily with the word "National" in it, we wouldn't stop, but we thought we might be able to see something from the road. We did see a beautiful canyon with a good description of how vegetation differs at the different canyon levels - for example, trees grow at the bottom of the canyon because there is shade and water accumulates there - even ...
... place in the U.S. where four states come together.
The trip down through the Painted Desert was something of a letdown, as the only colors we saw were gray and tan. But it was very interesting to see how vast the country is when you can see for perhaps 100 miles in all directions and all you can see are mesas, buttes, monuments, arroyos, wadis, washes and desert.
We got to Flagstaff fairly early in the afternoon ...
Other places to stay in Flagstaff
2515 E. Butler Avenue, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $142
- Quiet Nostalgia
- Great place
- Wonderful hotel!!!
1175 West Route 66, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $135
- A relief
- Great Welcome Good Food Excellent Room
- A stay from hell
300 S Milton Rd, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $160
2320 E Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $149
- Good Continental Breakfast
- Wonderful progress on rennovation
- Remodeling, stay at your on risk
2015 South Beulah Boulevard, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $123
- Use Caution
- Great stay
- Would stay there again
2005 South Milton Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $119
- An excellent hotel
- Fiarfield is fine
- Great location and price
3440 N Country Club Drive, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Quiet, excellent and reasonable
- Stay Here! Awesome Place!
- Very Pet Friendly!
706 South Milton Road, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- Great Hotel - 8/11-8/13/04
- Great Staff!!
- EMBASSY SUITES TOO LOUD
2500 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $48
2650 South Beulah Boulevard, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $158
2400 South Beulah Boulevard, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $158
- Good location
- A Pleasant Stay
- Accommodating staff
2455 Beulah Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $152
2200 E. Butler Ave, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $86
1008 East Route 66, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $64
- Would be negative if available...
- Terrible Place to Stay
- Worst place ever!! Don't stay here.....
2350 E Lucky Ln, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $63
2755 Woodlands Village Blvd / I-17, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $75
- Schönes Hotel für Tagesausflüge in Flagstaff und Umgebugn
- Nice hotel for day trips in the Flagstaff area.
- Still a Great Hotel
2000 S. Milton Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $91
350 West Forest Meadows Street, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $137
2520 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $60
2540 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $59
2355 S Beulah Blvd., Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $120
- Nice, Clean Hotel, Great Breakfast
- High value
- OK for the energetic
602 W. Route 66, Flagstaff | 1 star hotelfrom $82
914 S. Milton Rd., Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $67
2765 S Woodlands Village Blvd, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $98
3300 East Route 66, Flagstaff | 1 star hotelfrom $54