Month: February 2013

Relive Arizona history Saturday at ghost town’s festival

It’s festival time in Arizona! Late winter and early spring bring some kind of event to every town all around the state. There’s a festival, show or fair for just about anything and everything — gem shows, coin shows, gun shows, car shows, horse shows and RV shows. There’s a fest for science and technology, …

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Fast, fresh and friendly: Gilbert’s Sushi San Restaurant

It seems there are more sushi restaurants than convenience stores around the Phoenix area. Some are ritzy, upscale places with top ratings both from customers and critics. And others run the gamut of comments from “I’m afraid to eat there” to “It’s usually pretty solid.” Sushi gourmands have their own standards. I’ll call ours the …

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Soak like Hawaiian royalty at Kauai’s Queen’s Bath

On our first trip to Kauai, one of the first beach excursions we mapped out was the short walk to Queen’s Bath near Princeville. This 15-minute jaunt gave us an immediate (and cautious) appreciation for the Pacific’s power — the force of its waves, as well as a healthy respect for the seasonally changing coastline …

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