Travel Blogs from Tucson
Getting out of Phoenix was not as trying as getting around the town. Came straight down to Tucson and found this motel despite the closure of many exits. It's also fairly easy to get to Old Tucson Studios (tomorrow's trip) and the AZ Sonora Desert Museum (today's). The Museum was very worthwhile and though I came later in the afternoon than I would …
Breakfast in Texas, lunch in New Mexico and supper in Arizona Stopped in to tombstone, neat place, a little off season so not all open yet. Had fun at Big Nose Kate's Saloon. This morning we found out we were on the edge of hurricane Manuel, flash flood warnings for west Texas, we dodged major rain till noon, then we were good. One small shower, then cleared up and rode into the sunset into ...
... wouldn't believe the computer they had!
Daddy's 70th was the best day of all. We went to a horse ranch to have lunch. We went downtown to a brand new Rum Bar for his birthday dinner. It was just a great day, celebrating a big birthday!
When we left the next day the energy changed. No one really wanted the great trip to end. It was a hard goodbye, and we missed each other immediately. Still do. Love you guys! Learn that technology! You can do it!
... can't take any thing with you: coats, cameras, cell phones, water bottles....nothing! Before entering the caverns you go through three sealed metal doors. Your skin is misted to keep dust and other particals from falling on the walk ways. Lights are on only when viewing certain areas. I tell you all this because it is extraordinary the precautions that have been taken. But now to the WOW factor! First you think about when these two experienced cavers discovered this ...
... into a variety of tourist activities is the primary commercial activity of the town. They have maintained the old western mainstreet with numerous stage coach tours available for the 3 square blocks that have historical interest. We took the stagecoach tour (interesting and worth the price) and did not stay for the last performance of the “shootout at the OK Corral”. The ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center