Head North to the Verde Canyon Railroad

I recently took some out-of-town guests on a special trip to the Verde Canyon Railroad in Clarkdale. The four-hour journey follows the Verde River through the Prescott National Forest and Coconino National Forest. From 1912 to 1988, the railroad linked the smelter at Clarkdale and copper mines at Jerome to the Santa Fe Railway.

Verde Canyon Railroad

Today, the train is purely for passengers to enjoy the trip from Clarkdale …

New Summer Cocktails at ZuZu

We’re switching things up with three special cocktails available only for summer. Stop by ZuZu or the ZuZu Lounge and try them for $12 each, June through August. We’ve also got a full calendar of awesome events lined up, so there’s always something new to try. Stay tuned for details on our delicious fall drink menu.

Summer 2016 Cocktail - Honeydew Margarita
Honeydew …

Serene Summer Yoga Series

As things heat up, VH Spa is cooling down with a Serene Summer Yoga Series. Join us Sunday mornings at the OHasis Pool, or head indoors for our Friday morning session.

Poolside Yoga

Sundays | 9:15 a.m. | OHasis Pool (weather permitting)
Sierra is known for her fun and creative approach to yoga. This class beings around the tranquil water feature, finishing with relaxing poses in …

Postino Highland Now Open

When we heard Upward Projects was opening a new Postino just down the street, we had to check it out. The newest restaurant and wine bar is at Scottsdale and Highland. It’s in a wonderful, mid-century modern building by Frank Henry, formerly a Valley National Bank branch. Postino Highland has a beautiful 18-seat bar and lots of seating inside along with a spacious patio featuring original water fountains.

Postino

Shimmy Over to Shake Shack

We love a good burger so we had to check out the new Shake Shack at Scottsdale Fashion Square. Shake Shack started as a hot dog cart in Manhattan, and after ever-increasing lines it evolved into a collection of restaurants around the globe.

Shake Shack

They use all-natural Angus beef, ground fresh and served on a potato bun. Choose from classic burgers or specialties like a …