Starry-Eyed for Scottdale & the Andaz Resort

Andaz Hotel Buggy

A long weekend in Scottsdale was born out of a renewed focus on exploring USA spots, popular for hiking.  A quick nonstop was also a must.  Good to Know Scottsdale is in the Sonoran Desert.  Avoid June – Sept when Scottsdale highs are at or over 100 degrees.  If you are extremely sensitive to heat […]

Palm Springs Earns a Spot on the US Bucket List

Joshua Tree Sign

National parks have skyrocketed in popularity, and Joshua Tree National Park is in the lineup.  Palm Springs, the nearby town, has become a draw for travelers other than retired golfers or LA weekenders.  A last-minute flight was booked to see what the buzz was all about.  Five days flew by.  Palm Springs is exceptional, and […]