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Scottsdale Arizona

If you are planning a vacation to the western part of the United States, one stop that is absolutely essential for relaxation and good times is Scottsdale, AZ. Scottsdale has been on the rise over the past decade and is currently at its peak as one of the top vacation destinations in the country. There are top-notch restaurants, sporting events, hiking trails, numerous golf courses, museums galore, and a number of lodging options to satisfy the outdoor and inquisitive spirit in every vacationer.

Since the weather in Scottsdale can rise upwards of 110 degrees in the summer, it is best to visit during the fall and spring. You will find the crowds are typically the largest during the winter months due to the flight of the snowbirds, so you can cram more activities into your stay during one of the warmer, but still manageable, months.

When looking for some of the best restaurants in the country, look no further than North Scottsdale. Here, you can find some of the best seafood and steakhouses in the country. The Ocean Club is an upscale and elegant seafood restaurant that is located in North Scottsdale within Kierland Commons. ...read more »


It's been called "The West's Most Western Town," "The Beverly Hills of the Desert," "America's Best Place to Live for Golf," and "Most Livable City." No matter which accolade is your favorite, it's impossible to deny that Scottsdale is a hot destination in more ways than one. If you've never made your way down to this buzzing Arizona town to check it out for yourself, it might be time to expand your vacation horizons.

Located not too far from Phoenix but with a definite personality of its own, Scottsdale is known for its art galleries, high-end shopping, golf courses and the general sense of being a wonderland for tourists. It's a welcome place for weary travelers, so if you've been having a busy time of it lately and need to be entertained, amused and constantly delighted, then this is surely the place that can live up to the task....read more »


When looking for the most peaceful, relaxing place to take a much needed vacation, look no further than Scottsdale Arizona. A vacation in Scottsdale is filled with plenty of rest, loads of sun, and rounds upon rounds of golf. One of the reasons many individuals venture to Scottsdale is to experience excellent golf courses in a climatically stable region....read more »


What's all the fuss about Scottsdale, Arizona?

Our travel mavens informed us that every year millions of visitors are drawn to this oasis in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, reflecting Native Indian, Spanish, and western pioneer cultures. Did we know that it is one of the nation's top 25 art destinations, and was once described by the New York Times as the "Beverly Hills of the Desert?"

Pardon our ignorance; we did not even know that it is a city surrounded by marvelous views of the Black Mountain, the McDowell Mountains, the Mummy Mountain and the Camelback Mountain, and where the sun shines more than 300 days a year.

Hooked, we set out to discover what we were missing....read more »


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