United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 http://purelifegreencoffeebeanadvice.com/xiphos-supplement/
  2. 2 Great OR beach house locations?
  3. 3 Pittsburgh to Richmond - Possible Routes?
  4. 4 Four Nights in Texas? San Antonio? Austin? Dallas?
  5. 5 Honeymoon Trip to California
  6. 6 Honeymoon on PCH
  7. 7 Shuttle, taxi or Uber from PGD to Boca Grande area
  8. 8 East Nashville or Hillsboro Village
  9. 9 Road Trip From Central PA TO CA (LA, California)
  10. 10 Early 2017 Broadway Banter - "Come From Away"
  11. 11 No Spam this morning!!
  12. 12 San Francisco transit options
  13. 13 Best Kids' Skiing <3 hours from Chicago?
  14. 14 South Beach, Miami Affordable Hotels
  15. 15 "Unique" New York City Experiences-Yours
  16. 16 Best ground transportation from Denver airport to Boulder?
  17. 17 Driving from San Francisco to Seattle late december/early january
  18. 18 First time visit to New Orleans: Hilton Riverside or New Orleans Marriott?
  19. 19 Best/Cheapest way to get to Copper Mtn, CO?
  20. 20 Ideas for New York
  21. 21 Driving from San Diego CA to Great lakes IL in FEB
  22. 22 Seeing The Hunley in Charleston
  23. 23 Hollywood Area where to stay
  24. 24 Lodging outside of Yellowstone
  25. 25 San Francisco food suggestions?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Road Trip 2015 south west US

Jump to last reply

My wife and I are planning a 6-7 week road trip through south western United States during April – May 2015. The holiday will encompass the states of Utah, Arizona, New Mexico and Colorado. The visual splendour of the area is the catalyst that sparked the idea of the trip. We are also interested the local cuisine, the culture, and history. We’re 2 Australians in our early 60’s. While we appreciate that hiking is an essential aspect of many of these attractions, we will limit ourselves to easy walks up to 8 km/ 5 miles.

This is a loose outline of the trip at this stage. Fly into Las Vegas; Grand Canyon 2 nights; Sedona 2 nights; Tucson 4 nights; Flagstaff 1night; Monument Valley 2 nights; Canyon de Chelly 2 nights; Albuquerque 2 nights; Santa Fe 4 nights; Durango 4 nights; Bluff 2 nights; Moab 3 nights; Page 3 nights; Bryce Canyon 2 nights; Zion National Park 2 nights; back to Las Vegas.

We’re interested other people’s opinions in regard to a number of things.
1) The amount of time spent at each place. Have we got it basically right? Please enlighten us.
2) Special recommendations in what to see (or avoid) at each location
3) Information / dates in relation to any fairs, festivals, markets, sporting, music events etc.
4) The dates of our Spring breaks.
Thanks.

70 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement