- Title: Day Trips® from Phoenix, Tucson, and Flagstaff, 10th: Getaway Ideas for the Local Traveler (Day Trips Series)
- Author: Pam Hait
- Released: 2008-12-16
- Pages: 288
- ISBN: 0762748850
- ISBN13: 978-0762748853
- ASIN: 0762748850
Need a day away to relax, refresh, renew? Just get in your car and go! This thoroughly revised and updated new edition of Day Trips from Phoenix, Tucson, and Flagstaff is your guide to hundreds of exciting things to do, see, and discover right in your own backyard. With full trip-planning information and tips on where to eat, shop, and stop along the way, you can make the most of your time off and rediscover the simple pleasures of a day trip. Explore places you never knew existed, many free of charge, and most within a two-hour drive of Phoenix, Tucson, or Flagstaff. Do something artsy: Browse Scottsdale’s more than 125 art galleries and crafts boutiques, or pop into the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art.
Do something underground: Explore a magnificent living cave system at Kartchner Caverns State Parka rare opportunity for amateur spelunkers.
Do something educational: Experience Native American history at Tuzigoot National Monument, where you can view the ruins of a Sinaguan village and learn more at the onsite museum.
About the Author Pam Hait is the author of thirteen books and a contributor to many national publications, including Travel & Leisure and Arizona Highways. She is co-owner of Strategies, a media relations and marketing firm that specializes in eco and heritage tourism. She lives in Paradise Valley, Arizona. pdf