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  • Finding Dark Sky Astronomy Sites in Nevada Created: Tuesday, October 28, 2008 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    Want to find dark sky sites in the Nevada? Nevada is known best for its bright lights and gambling but it does offer some destinations with night skies that attract stargazers and amateur astronome...
  • Fall Chile Roasts and Festivals in New Mexico Created: Wednesday, June 14, 2006 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    New Mexico's Hatch Chile Festival and Santa Fe Wine and Chile Festival are two fall roasts or celebrations dedicated to the harvest of the chile peppers." itemprop="descrip='t3'" --> itemprop="desc...
  • Traveling Route 66 Through the Southwestern United States Created: Tuesday, August 22, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    Travel Route 66 through Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. We provide a Route 66 town by town guide to the Southwestern United States. Links to attractions and museums." itempf expr="$zTP='t3'" --> it...
  • Santa Fe Shopping - Where to Shop for the Best Santa Fe Experience Created: Wednesday, September 17, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Santa Fe is a mecca for shoppers. Whether you are decorating your home in Southwest decor or are looking for that special piece of Indian jewelry, Santa Fe will have what you are looking for. We pr...
  • What to Do and See in Colorado in August Created: Monday, May 08, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    August is an ideal time to travel to Colorado. The Convention and Visitor's bureau has compiled an enticing list of things to do." itemprop="description"><...
  • La Posada Hotel National Historic Landmark - Winslow, Arizona Created: Thursday, November 30, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    The La Posada Hotel, Winslow, Arizona is a gem of history that has continually changed and evolved from gracious hacienda to the Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter inspired beautiful hotel of today.
  • Laughlin, Nevada - What You Need to Know About the Real Laughlin Created: Monday, October 08, 2007 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    Laughlin, Nevada is a gambler's paradise right on the Colorado River. With great water sports, low cost rooms and lots of gambling, Laughlin is a destination for the savvy gambler and vacationer.
  • A Dozen Free Things to Do and See in Santa Fe, New Mexico Created: Thursday, August 27, 2009 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    Santa Fe, the City Different, is a wonderful place to explore. Many Santa Fe New Mexico places are free to visitors.[" itemprop="description">> Tuesday, October 28, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    Want to find dark sky sites in Utah? Utah offers three national protected places for the dark sky seekers. The astronomy programs at Bryce Canyon National Park are among the oldest and most extensi...
  • Free and Low Cost Things to Do in Tucson, Arizona Created: Thursday, December 04, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    Enjoy budget and free activities in Tucson, Arizona. A little money goes a long way toward having fun in Tucson – from art and history, to science and outdoor adventure. Frugal visitors can e...
  • American Turquoise - Beautiful Jewelry for Today and an Investment for Tomorrow Created: Wednesday, July 18, 2007 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
    Find out about turquoise, how to buy turquoise and where to learn more about these beautiful stones." itemprop="description"> Thursday, October 25, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    Native American Heishi Jewelry, most often from Kewa Pueblo (formerly Santo Domingo Pueblo), is an ancient art form now prized by collectors. Find out how heishi beads are made and why buying from ...
  • A Dozen Free Things to Do in Northern Arizona Created: Tuesday, August 25, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    Arizona touring for free. You'll find some great ideas for touring in northern Arizona that will cost you absolutely nothing." itemprop="description">
  • Antelope Slot Canyon - Mystery, Light and Unparalleled Beauty Awaits You Created: Friday, October 05, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    Antelope Slot Canyon in northern Arizona is a mystically beautiful place. Light plays off the red sandstone walls, tour guides may play Indian flute for you and you will marvel at how the water get...
  • Lake Mary Flagstaff Arizona - Boating, Picnics in the Coconino National Forest Created: Wednesday, August 01, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    Lake Mary, in the Coconino National Forest, is only 12 miles SE of Flagstaff. Flagstaff's Lake Mary is popular with power boaters and water skiers because there is no motor size limit on it. It is ...
  • Visiting Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico Created: Tuesday, January 16, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    Visiting Zuni Pueblo - What You Need to Know. The best part of visiting Zuni was that it was seemingly untouched by time. Important religious ceremonies go on from year to year, and families pass d...
  • Visiting Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument in New Mexico Created: Wednesday, December 03, 2008 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
    Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument is an amazing place to visit and to hike. Located just 40 miles southwest of Santa Fe and 55 miles northeast of Albuquerque, Tent Rocks is easily accessibl...
  • Visiting the Phoenix Desert Botanical Garden Created: Tuesday, November 25, 2008 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
    The Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix is one of the highlights of any trip to Phoenix and the Arizona desert. The Desert Botanical Garden is home to a great collection of cacti and succulents. It'...
  • Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts - Art and More in Fountain Hills, AZ Created: Sunday, November 11, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Fountain Hills has a great art scene. Each November, enjoy juried arts and crafts show and sale in a beautiful outdoor setting. The Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts is a fine art show fea...
  • Grand Canyon Mule Trips Created: Wednesday, December 28, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    What you need to know about Grand Canyon Mule Trips. While most visitors gather to gawk at the canyon from the rim look-outs and head for the gift shops, the more adventurous may find that a mule t...
  • Visiting Georgia O'Keeffe's Home and Studio in Abiquiu, New Mexico Created: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum maintains the Georgia O'Keeffe home in Abiquiu which she purchased in 1945. You can tour the home by reservation. Find out more about touring the Georgia O'Keeffe home i...
  • White Tank Mountain Regional Park - Exploring the White Tanks Created: Thursday, January 19, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Information on exploring the White Tank Mountain Regional Park (commonly called The White Tanks) in the Phoenix area of Arizona." itemprop="description">
  • Travel to Mexican Border Towns from the American Southwest Created: Wednesday, March 22, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    When you are in the Southwest, it is very tempting to cross the border for a little shopping and Mexican culture. Tips, rules and information for a safe visit to Mexico." i--#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --...
  • Keeping Cool in Phoenix, Arizona - Things to do in the Hot Summer in Phoenix Created: Wednesday, June 07, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
    Although the summer brings warm temperatures in Greater Phoenix, visitors can take advantage of a wide variety of “cool” entertainment options, including water parks, indoor shopping ma...
  • Westgate City Center - Glendale (Near Phoenix) Arizona Created: Friday, November 17, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
    Along with Jobing.com Arena and University of Phoenix Stadium (Cardinals) Glendale's new Westgate City Center Village offers a sports, retail and entertainment village.
  • Southwest Indian Art Fair in Tucson, Arizona Created: Sunday, February 22, 2009 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
    The Southwest Indian Art Fair, taking place at the Arizona State Museum on the University of Arizona campus, draws over 200 juried Native American artists. The Fair runs Saturday and Sunday, annual...
  • Rock Art Ranch Near Winslow Arizona - What You Need to Know Created: Sunday, May 18, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
    Rock Art Ranch is a private ranch where the buffalo roam and some of the most fascinating Anasazi petroglyphs can be seen. Conact the owner and he will show you where to climb down into a beautiful...
  • Gallup New Mexico Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial and Events Created: Wednesday, July 11, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
    Every August Gallup plays host to Native Americans from across the United States in a massive Inter-tribal ceremonial. The Indoor and Outdoor Marketplace and the Ceremonial Showroom present the cou...
  • Southern Arizona Wine Country - Touring and Tasting in the Sonoita Elgin Area Created: Monday, April 23, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
    Wine tasting is at it's best in Southern Arizona Wine Country. The Wine Country is about 55 miles from Tucson, Arizona. The areas you will want to visit are Sonoita and Elgin and the beautiful roll...
  • Rock Springs Cafe, Rock Springs Arizona - The Pie Place off Interstate 17 Created: Wednesday, August 16, 2006 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
    Everyone raves about the pies at the Rock Springs Cafe. So I headed down I-17 and took the exit leading me to the Cafe. What I found was much more than pie." itemprop="desczTP='t3'" --> itemprop="d...
  • Visiting the Deserts of the American Southwest Created: Monday, March 27, 2006 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
    A visit to the American Southwest is not complete without a trip into one of the beautiful deserts, such as the Mojave or the Sonoran." itemprop="description"="description" Wednesday, July 11, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
    Taliesin West in Scottsdale,Arizona was architect Frank Lloyd Wright's winter home and school from 1937 until his death in 1959.You can tour it.

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