Tag: desert

Arizona, Blog, Southwest Travel

Welcome to the Wide Open Wild West

Why Visit? There’s a very special piece of land in southern Arizona. It’s a place that people have roamed for ten-thousand years. It’s also a place where movie stars lounged at a historic ranch while filming classic westerns. Today, this area is a forty-five thousand acre Bureau of Land Management […]


My Visit to the Massive Meteor Crater

Fifty-Thousand Years Ago Back when the Colorado Plateau was a damp and grassy woodland, something spectacular happened. The only witnesses were lumbering mammoths and curious sloths. The¬†aftermath of this spectacular event is still visible today.We call it Meteor Crater. Unlike other impact sites on earth, Meteor Crater is unique.¬†The climate […]

Arizona, Blog, Southwest Travel

Nine Reasons Why You’ll Want to Move to Amazing Arizona

Home Sweet Home Seven months already? Is that how long we’ve been in Arizona? Time flies when you’re having fun. Last year we thought we wanted to live like full-time nomads. So we downsized and went to Mexico for the summer. Even though that trip was absolutely awesome, something was […]

Arizona, Blog, Southwest Travel

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Saguaro National Park

This is the first post in a series about National parks and monuments in the American Southwest. Moving to Arizona makes me realize that there’s a whole world to explore right here in America. We recently visited Saguaro National Park in Tucson and discovered a few amazing facts about the […]