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Riding the Rails of The Verde Canyon in Arizona
Sunday, March 16, 2014 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Riding the Rails of The Verde Canyon in Arizona

by Larry Berle
Clarksdale AZ— Clickity Clack, Clickity Clack is the soothing sound of the Verde Canyon railroad train winding its way through the Verde Canyon, sometimes referred to as Arizona’s other Grand Canyon.
There are only …

Musical Instrument Museum and Organ Stop Pizza in Phoenix AZ
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 – 10:28 am | No Comment

by Larry Berle
If you are traveling to Phoenix, AZ with your family, there are two places you should not miss, The Musical Instrument Museum and Organ Stop Pizza.
The Musical Instrument Museum is approx 3 years …

Photo Friday: Remembering Thanksgiving in Sunny Arizona
Friday, November 2, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Photo Friday: Remembering Thanksgiving in Sunny Arizona

Last year we went to Phoenix/Scottsdale Arizona for Thanksgiving.  Living in Minnesota, this was a very welcoming treat to be basking in 80 degree weather along a lazy river in late November.  I’m tempted to …

Relaxing Family Vacation in the Valley of the Sun
Monday, December 5, 2011 – 3:25 pm | One Comment
Relaxing Family Vacation in the Valley of the Sun

Located in the Sonora Desert where Phoenix and Scottsdale meet in sunny Arizona, the JW Marriott Desert Ridge offers a family vacation to remember.  When looking at Phoenix family resorts, look no further than Desert …

Wordless Wednesday 11-30-11
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 – 8:13 am | No Comment
Wordless Wednesday 11-30-11

What a lovely view!   Any guesses where this is?
 
Update:   This was taken (with my now-dead camera that was held together by tape) from our room at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, AZ.   It …