A guide to Saguaro National Park

Last December, my husband and I went for a road trip to Arizona. After visiting Sedona (read about it here) and the Petrified Forest National Park (read about it here), we headed south towards Tucson to visit Saguaro National Park!

We’ve all seen a photo of this cactus before, right?! It’s because saguaros are an icon of the Southwest! Continue reading “A guide to Saguaro National Park”

A guide to Petrified Forest National Park

I had heard very little about the Petrified Forest National Park before our visit. All I knew was that there’s wood turned rock in it! Isn’t that fascinating? Given that we love how well organized and maintained the national parks are in this country…we were sold! So I planned a quick visit while we were staying in Sedona for a hiking trip (read more about it here!) last December. Continue reading “A guide to Petrified Forest National Park”

Sedona – 2 days hiking in Red Rock Country

One thing I had heard about Sedona was that it was a hiking paradise; and after only two days spent there, I can assure you it’s true! The number of trails available is staggering, the beauty of this place is stunning and the weather was perfect in December! Continue reading “Sedona – 2 days hiking in Red Rock Country”