Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe Travel Guide
Plan Your Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe Vacation
The Valley of the Sun, otherwise known as metro Phoenix (i.e., Phoenix and all its suburbs, including Tempe and Scottsdale), is named for its 325-plus days of sunshine each year. Although many come to Phoenix for the golf and the weather, the Valley has much to offer by way of shopping, outdoor activities, and nightlife. The best of the latter is in Scottsdale and the East Valley with their hip dance clubs, old-time saloons, and upscale wine bars.
The Valley of the Sun now offers locals and visitors some of the country's best choices when it comes to funky, high-fashion accommodations.
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Phoenix and its surroundings have metamorphosed into a melting pot for every type of cuisine imaginable, from northern to... read more
Things To Do in Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Resort spas: With dozens of outstanding desert spas, Phoenix has massaged and wrapped its way to the top of the relaxation... Read more
OK, so you came, you saw, you shopped, you dined, you recreated. Now it's time for some rest and relaxation at one, or even several, of... Read more
Itching to get into the swing of things? Hoping to partake in some coursework? Looking to get linked in? In other words, would you... Read more
Arizona is still the state that people think of for cowboys, cactus, and "It's a dry heat," but many have thought of it as an endless... Read more
Despite its origins as a livestock town, Scottsdale has steadily evolved from a sow's ear into a silk purse. Once a sleepy suburb of... Read more
For dyed-in-the-wool baseball fans there's no better place than the Valley of the Sun. Baseball has become nearly a year-round activity in... Read more
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