Tucson’s Mission Xavier del Bac: White Dove of the Desert

Mission San Xavier del Bac near Tucson, Arizona is often called “The White Dove of the Desert.” The mission does seem to rise in stark white glory from the desert sands of the Tohono O’odham Reservation.

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Relaxing at Esplendor Resort in southern Arizona

Esplendor Resort review and photos. On a road trip to southern Arizona we had the opportunity to relax and take in the hospitality of a scenic resort when we reached Rio Rico, Arizona, our “home” for three days. Esplendor Resort turned out to be truly a place of warmth and splendor.

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Top five things to see in Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona located in southern Arizona about two hours south of Phoenix, is filled with history, natural beauty and fun for the visitor. Here are the top five things to see in Tucson.

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Tucson’s Old Pueblo Grille – Fantastic al fresco dining

The Old Pueblo Grille, located in central Tucson, has been a draw for me after that first experience dining on their beautiful patio enjoying an excellent Margarita.

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The Tucson gem shows – What you need to know

For two weeks, each January and February, Tucson, Arizona is transformed into a city of gem, mineral, bead and jewelry vendors and enthusiasts. If you love gems from around the world, unusual gifts, fossils and gemstone jewelry, Tucson is the place to be in January and February.

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Loew’s Ventana Canyon Resort – A Tucson Desert Oasis

There is more to be found at Loew’s Ventana Canyon Resort than two championship golf courses, a luxury hotel, state of the art meeting facilities and full-service spa. You’ll find Loew’s Ventana Resort to be a luxurious oasis set against the stunning backdrop of Tucson’s Santa Catalina Mountains.

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