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Why You Should Visit the Phoenix Lakes

by Katarina June - last edited October

Why You Should Visit the Phoenix Lakes

The Sonoran Desert is far from barren! Surrounded by six lakes, Phoenix offers plenty of opportunity for aquatic voyages. From stand up paddle boarding to water skiing, the possibilities are as vast as the Arizona horizon. Here are some suggestions on the more unique locations and activities on offer at the Phoenix Lakes.

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Phoenix Destinations: 10 things to do in the desertThe great thing about visiting a city like Phoenix is that you don’t have to journey far to find adventure. In Phoenix, nature is all around and outdoor fun is just a short drive away.

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Arizona Desert Pictures: Movies in Phoenix

by Katarina March - last edited October

Arizona Desert Pictures | Movies in PhoenixIt’s arguably one of the most iconic film scenes of all time: Thelma and Louise, in a final show of solidarity, hightailing it in their blue T-Bird off the edge of the Grand Canyon. Not to break your heart or anything, but those scenes? Well, they were actually filmed in the deserts of Utah. But the silver lining here is that many of your favourite Arizona silver screen moments do really showcase the Grand Canyon State. Take a look at our favourite Arizona desert cameos.

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Dinners Down the Orchard | Farm-to-table Food in PhoenixOne of the best things about a destination that averages 330 days of sunshine per year is the endless opportunity for al fresco dining. Nothing beats true outdoor farm-to-table food in Phoenix, which you can find all around the city.

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A Phoenix Food Tour: Interview with Chef Silvana Salcido EsarzaMost people in Phoenix know Chef Silvana Salcido Esparza as the Phoenix food guru and mastermind behind Barrio Café and Barrio Queen. But she's even more than that. She’s a local arts champion. A community activist. A real chef’s chef. And she is, quite possibly, Phoenix’s number-one fan.

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Valley of the Sun: A Beginner's Phoenix Guide

by Katarina December 2013 - last edited October

Valley of the Sun | Phoenix Guide | Sonoran Preserve

Our new codeshare agreement with Delta brings exciting new destinations like Phoenix within easy reach. Phoenix, otherwise known as the Valley of the Sun, is both Arizona’s capital, and the sixth largest city in the United States. Famous for receiving around 300 days of sunshine per year, this sprawling desert city is something of an adventure playground for sun-seekers. Take a look at our Phoenix guide for the top things to do in town.

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