PHOENIX

phoenixPhoenix is the capital city of the state of Arizona and Phoenix is also the biggest city of the whole state! Phoenix was founded in 1861 and in 1881 it became a city officialy. The city had and has a famous political culture. It’s not surprising that a couple of big political figures came from Phoenix.

Things to do in Phoenix

There is a lot to see, do and visit in Phoenix and we are going to tell you something about these things.

The Phoenix Zoo is fun to visit when you are travelling with children. Some of the things you will see are lions, cheetahs,  zebras, giraffes, monkeys and much more! There are some special events in the zoo. If you want some more information or you want to be at one of those events you need to go to the website of the Phoenix Zoo.

phoenixzooAnother fun thing to do when you are travelling with children is visit the Arizona Science Center. There is a special IMax theater where you can see 3D movies  for example a movie about aviation. There are exhibits about the human body, planet earth, the human brain and more! You can also see different demos every day. This is a very hand-on museum. For more information you can visit the website of Arizona Science Center.

There are also enough other things to do. If you like art you can visit the Phoenix Art Museum. You will find art from over the whole world and form all times here in this museum. Besides just the art this museum has a lot more to offer. There are also some lectures and talks from artists. You could also watch one of the art movies. If you would like a tour through the museum that’s no problem! For more information you can go to the website of the Phoenix Art Museum.

For more information about other museums you should visit the visitor center in Phoenix.

If you would like to do something more active you could follow one of the biking or hiking trails in and around the city. Another outdoor activity is horseback riding and that’s a beautifull way to discover the area.phoenixartmuseum
A hot air balloon tour is a breathtaking option to discover Phoenix and the area around the city from the sky!Are you looking for more adventure? You could also go river rafting here in the city.
There are also a lot of different tours in, through and in the area of Phoenix.
If you would like to do one of these activities you should visit the visitor center.

Phoenix is also a real golf city. There are a lot of golf courses where you could enjoy your day in Phoenix.

Just outside of Phoenix you will find the Tonto National Forest. This is a beautifull park and it’s really worth a visit. For more information you can visit the website of Tonto National Forest.

phoenix-airballoonCampground near Phoenix

Just outside of Phoenix you will find a KOA campground that offers everything you need when you are travelling around with your RV. The campground has a swimming pool, a sauna and hot tub, free wi-fi, full hook-ups and much more. For more information you can go to the website of KOA Mesa / Apache Junction.


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