Located about 20 minutes from Phoenix, Mesa is Arizona’s third-largest city with over 439,000 residents. With its grand size comes many interesting things to do. Whether you’re in interesting in the great outdoors, sports, arts, culture or something else, you’re sure to find it in Mesa. To help you plan your trip, here are some suggestions.
Category: Things to Do
March 21, 2014
While the experience can greatly enhance your itinerary, some may be unsure or hesitant to try the experience. To help you understand what to expect, here is a guide to hot air ballooning in Phoenix.
March 3, 2014
With its interesting museums, highly acclaimed restaurants, recreational parks, and arts and cultural attractions, there are many things to do in Phoenix. That being said, it’s a great place to take a day or weekend trip out in to the desert, as its nearby to a number of beautiful arid landscapes. To help you plan your trip, here are five ways to explore the desert from Phoenix.
February 13, 2014
For couples wanting a romantic vacation, Phoenix is a great destination. Full of opportunities for desert views, wine tasting, natural experiences and ambient bars and restaurants, you and your special someone will be able to make unforgettable memories together into a beautiful place.
January 17, 2014
A historic structure that is now part of the Phoenix Park System, Tovrea Castle is a must-see when visiting Phoenix. It’s considered a Phoenix Point of Pride, a title referencing 33 landmarks representing the city’s best features.
December 20, 2013
For those spending New Year’s Eve in Phoenix, there are many ways to celebrate. Concerts, multi-day runs, family-friendly zoo outings, comedy shows, parties and more are all options for ways to ring in the new year.
November 22, 2013
For those spending Christmas in Phoenix, there are many experiences to be had. From special holiday dinners to enchanting lights displays to Christmas performances, you’ll have many activity options to choose from.
October 29, 2013
Located in Scottsdale’s Old Town district, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) is a must-visit for anyone interested in creativity and design. The institution is dedicated to “presenting exhibitions on contemporary and modern art, architecture, and design,” and features five different galleries hosting permanent collection items and traveling exhibitions.
October 14, 2013
The Apache Trail is a 120-mile (193-kilometer) historic and scenic road connecting Apache Junction to Theodore Roosevelt Lake.
September 1, 2013
Have you ever watched an eagle soar above you and wondered what kind of view does he have up there? On my trip to Phoenix, Arizona, my friend Kas and I were able to tour the Grand Canyon, from the view of an eagle, thanks to Viator. Our tour included a 250 mile each way […]