Flagstaff- The City Of Seven Wonders

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The United States is recorded to receive the largest population of travelers from the whole world. The passion to travel this country is rapidly growing because of its immensely beautiful states with the natural and artificially-built wonderful destinations and tourist attractions. Flagstaff city is also established as one of the most attractive places in the USA. Situated in the North Arizona, this city is a popular metropolitan which shares its border with the south-west corner of Colorado Platueu and stretches from the region that comprises the beautiful Ponderosa Pine forest. The neighboring Mount Elden is also the nearest landmark which you can access too via a trail which is a component of the Coconino National Forest.

Flagstaff was not a very rich city. Historically, it had its economy dependent upon the railroad, ranching and lumber industries. However in its recent times, the city is the hub and home for the leading businesses including Nestle, Lowel observatory, Purina Pet Care etc. It also comprises the most prominent state organizations including the USA Naval Observatory.

Flagstaff is mostly famous because of its nearby spots which make the best travel locations in the world. For instance, the Grand Canyon National Park, Route 66, Oak Creek Canyon and the famous Arizona Snowbowl. Yet, it doesn’t mean that the city has nothing to offer by itself. There are many exciting things that you can do within the ambits of the city including visiting the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra where a number of glamorous concerts are held annually, from April to September, at Ardrey Auditorium. A number of festivals are organized in the city, especially during the summers. These festivals are visited by tourists for their phenomenal adornment and the popular music bands that are invited to perform. These activities are arranged at Orpheum Theatre. The price to these concerts is not too exorbitant. In addition, during the summers they also hold the open and free concerts for the people that take place near Heritage Square.

Further, you don’t want to miss out the precious book festivals where the national authors are invited to display their writings. They are just tremendous! The Northern Arizona Book Fair is annually held in springs. Plus, another exciting event is the Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival- the charm of the month of October! It takes place every October, where a number of documentaries and movies are displayed that concern the subjects related to health and environment, recreational activities and sports. The Hopi and Navajo Art Festivals stand out from the rest. These two thrilling events are also organized in summers.

For the science lovers, there’s a good news! Flagstaff also sets up a 10 day festival on the theme of Science, where the visitors are given opportunities of open talks and hands-on-activities in observatories, museums and scientific facilities. Lectures are also delivered in relation to the scientific topics which are followed by a discussion session.

The New Year eve is also tremendously celebrated in Flagstaff City near the Weatherford Hotel, where a huge crowd gathers every year to collectively enjoy the exciting moments. So, what are you waiting for? It’s time to plan an exciting trip for the coming holidays. Please don’t forget to let us know about your memorable experience!

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Top 10 Summer Destinations

hawaiiThe summer time is the perfect period to have tons of fun under the beautiful rays of the sun. It is a time to unwind and relax from all the hard work you have been putting yourself through. While some people are comfortable with a trip to the beach, there are those that prefer a completely different destination from what they are used to. Whether you are getting away from hot weather or are craving some warm weather, there are plenty of destinations to choose from. However, below, we shall have a look at the Top 10 summer destinations based on the most frequently searched destinations around the world.

Hawaii

Hawaii with its colorful beaches beckons many travelers to enjoy its brilliant surroundings and savor its inviting uniqueness. Besides the colorful beaches, there is plenty of beautiful scenery to enjoy. There are lush sea cliffs, beautiful sea life that is plentiful, magnificent volcanic landscapes and the fascinating Polynesian culture. The different islands in the region offer one beautiful summer experience after another; experiences that can be enjoyed by the whole family.

Paris

Paris is not only one of the most romantic cities in the world but it is also a great summer destination. There is plenty to see or do while in the city. From the stunning Eiffel Tower to the century-old churches; from the numerous art collections to the divine cuisine and so much in between!

The Bahamas

The Bahamas, depending on when you decide to visit, is another gorgeous summer destination. Putting aside the rains during the hurricane season, this is one of the most searched for summer destinations. If a laid-back island living experience is what you are looking for- for you and your family, then this is definitely the right destination for you.

Guadalupe Valley, Mexico

If you have a love for wine tasting, then the Guadalupe Valley should be at the top of your list. Besides the tasty wines, if you happen to visit during the harvest festival then you can also enjoy the beautiful live music, taste mouth-watering dishes and enjoy the beautiful culture.

Bora Bora

The stilted bungalows at Bora Bora make for a splendid summer vacation. They are beautifully set amidst gorgeous surroundings such as a turquoise lagoon and the circular coral reef. This is a perfect spot for a bit of scuba diving and snorkeling. Bora Bora is particularly inviting as a romantic getaway destination.

Newfoundland

Newfoundland is the perfect destination to enjoy a bit of whale watching, go on seaside trails or do some bird watching. The area is known for its abundance of wildlife and its bewitching landscapes.

Barcelona

Barcelona is great for taking a dive into history. There are plenty of historic sites and museums to visit.  If you enjoy dancing, then you will find the beachside nightclubs a beautiful experience.

Amsterdam

Yes, you read that right-Amsterdam is also a great summer destination. Summertime in this beautiful city means plenty of festivals and events to take part in. Check out the narrow houses with gabled façade, the elaborate canal system or explore the city’s artistic heritage.

Montreal

For a taste of an exciting nightlife scene, world-class eateries and plenty of historic sites; Montreal is a must-see summer destination.

Dubai

For a bit of shopping and experiencing skiing in the desert(indoors) then Dubai is the best choice.The summertime in this city comes with plenty of festivals and numerous opportunities to enjoy great discounts as you shop!