Summer Travel to Tucson: Fun from Dawn to Dusk

Never too fast or ambitious, life in Tucson slows way down during the summer months, which run from around May through at least September. While it may seem surprising because of the overwhelming summer heat, this is a wonderful time to visit the Old Pueblo.

Summer Fun in Phoenix

The Arizona desert may not be the first destination that comes to mind when planning a summer getaway, but sizzling summer temperatures mean hot discounts on Phoenix-area resorts and spas. Take advantage of the pricing and enjoy sultry desert nights, sparkling resort pools, and high-country escapes. Kathleen Bryant shares a variety of options for summer fun in Phoenix.

Gateways to the Grand Canyon: Places to Stay in Canyon Country

Grand Canyon National Park, especially its South Rim, has some of the best accommodations in the entire national park system, but it’s not always possible to get reservations. Using a nearby town as a base for a visit to the canyon can open up excellent deals. These gateways are often interesting in their own right and deserving of some attention from travelers.

Moon Phoenix, Scottsdale & Sedona

In Moon Phoenix, Scottsdale & Sedona, longtime Arizona resident Kathleen Bryant covers the hot spots of the Valley of the Sun, including Phoenix’s sandstone peaks, the red rocks and vortexes of Sedona, and the best golf courses and shopping Scottsdale has to offer. Discover the rich culture of the Native American tribes who first settled […]

Driving in Grand Canyon National Park

Arizona expert Kathleen Bryant shares her wisdom for those planning to drive in Grand Canyon National Park. Learn about the area’s garages and gas stations, how to prepare for exploring the backcountry behind the wheel, and where to get the best information on weather and road conditions.

Moon Spotlight Navajo & Hopi Country

Moon Spotlight Navajo & Hopi Country is a 60-page compact guide covering two of the largest Native American reservations in the Four Corners region of Utah, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico. Author Kathleen Bryant offers her seasoned advice on must-see attractions, as well as maps with sightseeing highlights, so you can make the most of […]

Cross-Country Adventures via RV, Part 1

Laura interviews traveler Phil Bryant, who struck out with his family on a very ambitious three-week road trip in a small RV. Phil discusses some of the costs involved and Laura offers up the sights she recommended to Phil during the planning stage.

Moon Four Corners

Arizona resident Kathleen Bryant shares her knowledge of the Four Corners region, from the alien rock formations of Arches National Park to the lightning-swept mesas of Canyonlands. Bryant offers her expert advice on how to make the most of the area’s many amazing sights, historical landmarks, and outdoor activities, as well as one-of-a-kind trip strategies—including […]

Exploring the Grand Canyon with Family

Summer means it’s time for the classic family road trip, and there’s no destination more classic than the one President Theodore Roosevelt urged every American to see—Arizona’s Grand Canyon.