Take a 10-Day Family Road Trip in Arizona

Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Sedona offer a diverse range of activities for the whole family. Start in the Valley of the Sun and explore downtown Phoenix’s museums and parks, then head north to Sedona for a series of outdoor adventures. Finally, make your way back to Scottsdale for some Old West fun. Here’s some more information to help you plan a family-friendly road trip in Arizona.

The Verde Valley Wine Trail

The Verde Valley Wine Trail travels from the banks of Oak Creek in Page Springs to the mountainside town of Jerome. With tasting rooms open year-round, you’ll discover an astonishing number of varietals along this route. Kathleen Bryant shares a helpful list of the best stops on the way.

Autumn Festivals and Events in Sedona, Arizona

Sedona’s cultural calendar encompasses everything from intimate studio tours to grand galas. Most large outdoor events are scheduled for fall, when the weather is at its finest. Kathleen Bryant suggests some of the top events to enjoy.

Moon Spotlight Sedona

Moon Spotlight Sedona is a 60-page compact guide covering the best of this red rock city. Sedona resident Kathleen Bryant offers her firsthand advice on must-see attractions, as well as maps with sightseeing highlights, so you can make the most of your time. This lightweight guide is packed with recommendations on entertainment, shopping, recreation, hotels, […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

Moon Arizona

Freelance writer and news reporter Tim Hull offers up the best of Arizona, from rafting down the Colorado River to exploring the art galleries of Sedona. Tim includes creative trip strategies, such as Driving the History of Arizona and Feel the Heat: A Romantic Summer Weekend in Phoenix. As an Arizona native, Tim guides travelers […]