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Travel Blogs from Benson
Grand Canyon to Benson
After a few more photos of the Grand Canyon, we set out for Benson (our stopover close to Tombstone).
As it was kinda on the way (about an hour detour each way) we decided to check out the meteor crater between Flagstaff and Winslow, AZ. We thought it would be just a hole in the ground in the …
We were up and away early again on Wednesday morning and back on the road. Within a few miles we crossed the border to Arizona and travelled through Phoenix and Tuscon (without stopping!) and finally arrived at Benson where we decided we would stay two nights. We found out in Australia that it becomes very tiring if you try to travel everyday as …
... I think), and dinner with their friends at Harold's in Cave Creek. One of their neighbors co-owns the cafe and another had his copper work in the art fair. (The copper fireplace in the photo was done by Gary and Roger's cafe provided one of the best b'fasts I've had since leaving home!)
Florence & I relearned how to play 500 and I learned (sort of) how to play "Hand & Foot". Have we turned into our ...
... It took
him a week to recover so we decided to stay another week here….so glad we did.
We have been to Queen Copper Mine in Bisbee (2/13/14). It is
a lateral mine and we went 1700 feet into the mine and learned a lot from our
guide who has been mining for over 21 years. It was dark and chilly. They
suited us up with a raincoat, hardhat and miners head lamp and off we went.
Karchner Caverns was our next destination ...
After we left the rv park we took a side trip to a gem stone museium very colourfull old guy gave us all sorts of info on rocks.
After that on to tombstone what a great place most of the store owners dressed up the part of the old west,had lunch in a bar all decked out old western style should come back here with a group of people, stay in a motel what a party place!!!!