“Cool” Summer Outing: The Hall of Flame Museum

Have you been to the Hall of Flame Fire Museum? This hidden gem in Phoenix is the largest firefighting museum in the world.HallofFlame_FireTruck_1Explore nearly an acre of fire history exhibits, with over 90 fully restored pieces of fire apparatus on display, dating from 1725 to 1969. Most of the exhibits are American, but they also have pieces from England, France, Austria, Germany, and Japan. The Hall …

Sweets & Swag in Old Town Scottsdale

Super Chunk is a family-owned café, bakery, and sweet shop specializing in small-batch, handcrafted sweets and treats with a unique twist. This charming, old-fashioned bakery is tucked away behind Cowboy Ciao on 6th Ave in Old Town Scottsdale. Husband and wife team Sergio and Country Velador create everything in-house, from scratch, with the best possible ingredients, including bread for the sandwich menu and semifreddo, portioned individually just for you. They also recently expanded and opened New Wave Market, which serves an expanded menu of pastries and sandwiches for …

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Permanent Vacation Mode at Hotel Valley Ho

Resort-style luxury living is now within reach with the contemporary Penthouses at Hotel Valley Ho. Each residence offers sweeping views of the city with all the perks that your favorite hotel has to offer. From full access to the OH Pool and OHasis Pool, 24-hour room service and housekeeping, on-site dining at ZuZu and the lush beautiful landscape, your mid-century modern dream has now become a reality.

Penthouse 7, at over 1,200 square feet, features 11’ floor-to-ceiling windows …

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Sip & Savor at Aridus Wine Company

Did you know that Old Town Scottsdale has its own official wine trail? The Scottsdale Wine Trail features some incredible Arizona wine tasting rooms, including Aridus Wine Company, known for its gorgeous aesthetic and critically acclaimed wines that will appease the palette of any wine drinker, from novice to oenophile.Aridus_Wine_1From robust reds to delightful whites, Aridus consistently releases new flavors and styles. Enjoy a tasting in …