Category: Arizona

  • Historic mining town of Bisbee, Arizona

    The historic mining town of Bisbee is located in the SE corner of Arizona, just south of Tombstone and barely north of the Mexican border. It was founded in 1880 and has a long history of underground mining for various minerals.  In almost 100 years of continuous production before the Bisbee mines closed in 1975, the local […]

  • Kitt’s Peak Observatory – bringing the sky to life!

    Kitt Peak National Observatory is the home of the largest array of optical and radio telescopes in the world, located at the south west of Tuscon, and sits just shy of 7,000 feet (2,133 meters). Needless to say, the views from the top are stunning and feel like they go forever! We arrived a few hours […]

  • Organ Pipe National Monument

    Organ Pipe National Monument was our first stop heading east from the California coast. It is a few hours south east of Yuma, Arizona and about 10 minutes drive from the Mexican border. We rolled in after dark and were thrilled to discover this great big Organ Pipe Cactus right at our campsite. It was also […]

  • Weekend in Sedona – let the energy flow!

    We really enjoyed our very short visit in Sedona back in November so decided to catch it again on our way westward last week. We stayed at the Distant Drums RV Resort in Camp Verde and drove up to Oak Creek / Sedona on Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday we had a bit of a […]

  • Adventures in Tucson, Arizona

    We stayed in Tucson for 10 days and it was full of fun and adventure. Yet another stop where we experienced so much more than what you can find on paper… The first part of our adventure was choosing to stay at the Voyager RV Park. It is a massive (4000 people) adult only community […]