Village Inn Motel
Travel Blogs from Sierra Vista
... other part in AZ. Florence and I pulled into their AZ home and had one of the world's best RV camp sites since leaving home!
We combined our larders for meals more often than not and felt relaxed and welcome. Highlights? The Heard Museum in Scottsdale, breakfast at a cafe on the edge of the art fair in Carefree, the art fair itself, a picnic at Lake Pleasant (a lake behind the damn that provides water to the AZ ...
... our neighbors. They suggested we go to Chiricahua
National Monument. We drove through Willcox, not too much to see and the wine
tours were closed so we went on to the monument. Soooo glad we did.
Now, I want to tell you about a lesson we learn. Remember
when I told you about a hike we took to Bull Meadows in Organ Pipe Cactus
National Monument. We did not have any water with us….yes I know….we are in the
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!!!!
... in the brief monsoon season. This desert has some sparsely distributed metre or two tall bushes, grass, mostly dry, and the odd other bush. This is how the garden in Hans and Joan's is based, with some additions to add colours, such as cactus or Mexican bird of paradise. The other feature is their bird attracting station that add a multitude of birds - I am in heaven. Their block is a reasonably large 4 acres, with a self built, earthy ...
... Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum. Watched raptors fly, bobcats prowl and saw stinging/biting things up close!
We then decided to head north of Tucson to Catalina State Park for a couple of days. Located in Oracle, Biosphere 2 was opened in 1990. It was engineered to create a better understanding of how natural environments create habitable conditions for human sustainability. Containing 5 of Earth's biomes, you may remember the ...