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Getting To Know Arizona – The State Flag

January 10, 2012

For my first posting in this new line of posts, I am going to go over the Arizona State Flag. You might know what it looks like…. but do you know the history behind it? Officially, the State of Arizona website, museum and official materials cite the following origins of the Arizona flag: Charles Wilfred […]

Getting to Know Arizona – An Introduction

December 30, 2011

How much do you know about your home state? How many people do you know that are native to your state? How far back can you trace your ancestry and how many of those roots stay in your state? This tells a lot about where you live and the culture of your state. Arizona has […]

Flagstaff

November 1, 2011

Short post today… Historic Downtown Flagstaff is a wonderful place. Historic hotels, shopping, dining, music and drinks. Cool getaway that will soon be COLD. GREAT fall colors right now. Try Josephines or 1899 for dining. Hotel Monte Vista or Weatherford for music. Gotta run!

Happy Halloween from Tombstone!

October 31, 2011

Today we’ve got four peeps from Scotland visiting Tombstone! They are in Phoenix for a Great Dane Dog show. GREAT SCOT! Did you know the phrase Great Scott! was brought about to honor General Winfield Scott of the Union Army? Did you know another Winfield Scott, this one a Major in the Army and a […]

Aerospace tour in Tucson today!

October 29, 2011

Aerospace tour in Tucson today, with a side dish of Spanish Mission history. First stop was Titan Missle Museum… awesome one hour tour! The only remaining Titan II Missile silo left thanks to Ronnie Reagan and the SALT treaties with the USSR. No Angelina here. Go into the silo and experience what it may have […]

Ain’t it Grand?

October 22, 2011

Greetings from the Grand Canyon…. many of my tours are here either directly, via Sedona or as part of a multiple day trip. So many of my short “mobile blog posts” will likely be from here. Interesting Canyon fact of the day… I will keep it basic for now. The ENTIRE canyon is in Arizona. […]