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  • 1. Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

    Driving along Arizona highways I occasionally saw these birds running across the desert. It's impossible to photograph them in open wild because they are so hyper so fast. In Arizona-Sonora Desert...

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  • 2. Downtown Tucson

    I'm not sure what to make of the obviously new brightly colored buildings in downtown Tucson. Some city planner's idea of urban renewal. It doesn't really work. Downtown Tucson is a dead zone. People...

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  • 3. Desert scenery

    The flower of the saguaro cactus is the state flower of Arizona. One can see this cactus everywhere around Tucson. They can grow very tall, about 15 feet. It takes about 50 years to grow one arm, so...

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  • 4. Scenic Views

    Mountains literally circle the city of Tucson. Some of them are awfully big like the 10,000 foot plus Mt. Lemon (did you know that you can ski at Mt. Lemon?) This photo is in the northeastern part of...

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  • 5. General city Information

    When we travel we always try to take are little furry family member, but he is not always allowed in the hotel or time share accomodations. So I search for places that I can keep him nearby. I found...

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  • 6. PIMA Air and Space Museum

    This AV-8C, or called Harrier, is made in U.K. by British Aerospace. It has the ability to take-off and land vertically like a dragonfly, so it's used by the Navy where they don't have too many...

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  • 7. San Xavier del Bac Mission

    To the east of the mission, there's a small hill only about 100 yards away. You can walk around the hill or climb to the top (only a few minutes hike). At the top there's a statue of some saint. From...

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  • 8. De Grazia Art Gallery

    Degrazia Gallery In The Sun is located 6300 N. Swan Rd. Phone# 520-299-9192 The Degrazia Gallery is a very quaint adobe art gallery in the foothills of Tucson. It's very easy to get to. I'm not a big...

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  • 9. University of Arizona

    4th Ave. has interesting shops, decent restaraunts and clubs, and entertaining people to watch. It has a little trolley that goes to the university just a couple minutes away. Are there other streets...

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  • 10. Children's education in Tucson -- for Parents

    Vail schools probably are fine, but you should be aware that Arizona Schools in general are very poor. If you are coming from Europe or any metropolitan areas,...

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  • 11. KITT PEAK OBSERVATORY

    One thing a lot of tourists never see is the Kitt Peak Observatory south of Tucson. It has more solar telescopes than anywhere else on earth. Here's a place to...

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  • 12. Stay longer than I did

    Stay longer than I did so you can see everthing!! The TRAVELOGUES have the best pics! My fondest memory was the Flamingo Cloggers ;o}I finally have a pic!...

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  • 13. Trail Dust Town

    Trail Dust Town6541 E Tanque Verde RoadTucson, AZ296-4551 . Trail Dust Town was fun. It was dark when I was there so my pics aren't the greatest but I'll add a...

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  • 14. Catalina Mountains and Sabino Canyon

    Sabino Canyon is a must see...it is beautiful! Sitting in the middle of a bubbling stream, on a flat rock..contemplating life...nothing but the stream, the...

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  • 15. You HAFTA stop by any of the...

    You HAFTA stop by any of the Zia Records stores to check out what's going on in the city (they have a lotta flyers). YEARS ago... when down town Saturday night...

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  • 16. Bring lotion. My hands were...

    Bring lotion. My hands were so dry, and cracked so bad that it hurt to make a fist. I justed lathered lotion on my hands in the morning and at night and it...

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  • 17. eat at casbah teahouse on 4th...

    eat at casbah teahouse on 4th avenue (they serve organic vegetarian food). you sit on the floor (small chairs and couches) and they have belly dancers for...

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  • 18. Time your visit to when the...

    Time your visit to when the Perseid showers are going to occur. Go up on Mt. Lemmon to Windy Point Vista and watch the show from there. The view is spectacular...

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