Tag: desert

Know Before You Go: Hiking The Devil’s Bridge in Sedona

Know Before You Go: Hiking The Devil’s Bridge in Sedona

Finally, a hike crossed off my bucket list for Arizona: the Devil’s Bridge. It took me a while to get there, but I save these special hikes to share with some of my special friends. But, what makes this hike extra special is that it […]

First Time Camping Out In The Desert (and Sleeping Under The Stars)

First Time Camping Out In The Desert (and Sleeping Under The Stars)

The other day was a trip I’ll never forget in my life and an eye-opening experience as I’ve been shifting into making Arizona and the desert feel like home. A couple of my girlfriends and I decided to camp, randomly, on a Wednesday night. For […]

Between Nevada and California: Death Valley National Park is The Lowest, Hottest, and Driest National Park in The Nation

Between Nevada and California: Death Valley National Park is The Lowest, Hottest, and Driest National Park in The Nation

When I went to Las Vegas last month, there was no doubt in my mind that I wanted to explore Death Valley National Park. Everywhere I go to now, I plan to visit a national park or some remarkable nature out there. Almost 2 hours […]

Arizona: Hiking The Waterfall Trail at White Tank Mountains

Arizona: Hiking The Waterfall Trail at White Tank Mountains

Just 13 minutes away from home here in Arizona lies the White Tank Mountains. Every time I run outside and step outside our neighborhood in Surprise, Arizona, my views are always overshadowed by these glorious rugged mountains that have canyons and ridges within them. These […]

Twentynine Palms, California: Joshua Tree National Park

Twentynine Palms, California: Joshua Tree National Park

4 hours away from my parents’ home located in Surprise, Arizona is a remarkable place in the vast Mojave Desert. This road trip led us to the Joshua Tree National Park located in Twentynine Palms, a city in the neighboring Southern California. It’s been 5 […]

Mesa, AZ: Superstition Mountain Museum and The Superstitions

Mesa, AZ: Superstition Mountain Museum and The Superstitions

Some of the things I truly cherish around my parents’ new home in Mesa, Arizona, which is almost 30 minutes away from the capital of Phoenix, are the endless mountain views you can see not too far. Growing up from suburban neighborhoods and being raised […]

Page, Arizona: Horseshoe Bend

Page, Arizona: Horseshoe Bend

Arizona, Arizona, Arizona… I can say so much great things about this state and this month, I will be featuring so many wonderful posts on my recent trip there! Keep reading to find what out what this beauty is about and stay tuned for more […]

The Drive to Northern Arizona From Mesa: The Best Scenic Places You’ll Pass By

The Drive to Northern Arizona From Mesa: The Best Scenic Places You’ll Pass By

A few weeks ago when I went to visit Arizona, my parents and I made plans to go take an almost 4-hour road trip to the Grand Canyon and past. The goal was to go to the Grand Canyon and see two more major attractions […]

Arizona: The Lower Antelope Canyon

Arizona: The Lower Antelope Canyon

During the summer that had just past, my parents, myself, and one of my older sisters went on a family vacation to Arizona. The cool thing about having family in Arizona is that they can literally show you around and be wonderful hosts. My family […]