- Tuesday, January 14, 2020
- Phoenix, Arizona
- Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
- Airport with Camelback Mountain in background
Iconic Camelback Mountain forms Phoenix’s backdrop. It’s quite the hike.
Half-way up the Cholla Trail is a helicopter pad. What might that be for?
Caught me eye…
Desert “bare bones” primer:
Which of the four types of North American deserts are found in Arizona?
Arizona is the only state to have all four!
What could be more appreciated than a place of tranquility within an urban location? Good fortune as the garden assistant was from Japan. Naturally we reminisced about Japan and our longing to return. Her soft voice, bowing posture, and a smile incorporating her entire face brought warm memories of Japan for me.
Shachi is the mythical fish that sprays water and causes rain. Since the 15-century, they have been used as charms against fire and can be found on the ridge of roofs.
Heard Museum’s featured exhibit was David Hockney’s techno iPad drawings of Yosemite juxtaposition with Native Americans natural fiber baskets.
Chances are if you mention traveling to Phoenix, the Heard Museum is the first recommendations. Rightfully so.
Visual tasting of Phoenix Downtown Farmer’s Market.
Feet on the ground. Zooming-in on the neighborhood, Garfield Historical District.