Phoenix AZ

Visiting Phoenix In The Near Future? Here Is What To See!

Have you ever thought about visiting the great state of Arizona? Arizona just happens to be one of the hottest destinations in the United States, thanks to two distinctive attractions, the Grand Canyon and the Hoover Dam. One is a manmade wonder, while the other has been miraculously manufactured by Mother Nature over a period of many years. By venturing to Phoenix, you’ll be put into close proximity to both amazing attractions. Below, you’ll learn more about the jaw dropping sites in Phoenix, Arizona.

 

Shopping Galore

While some people travel to Phoenix Arizona for the beauty of the landscape, others do so for the shopping and Phoenix offers plenty of shopping opportunities. The Scottsdale Fashion Square is truly a must for anyone, who wishes to get their hands on luxury brand items and high quality amenities. The mall is actually one of the most profitable within the country and is home to over 225 stores. A few of the stores you’ll find inside include Dillard’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Macy’s, the Nordstrom. The list goes on and on! You could spend several hours inside Scottsdale Fashion Square and never know it, until you emerge with shopping bags in both hands.

The Metrocenter Mall is another must for would-be shoppers.

 

Camelback Ranch

Are you a big sports enthusiast? If so, you’ve likely heard of Phoenix’s Camelback Ranch at some point or another. If not, you should know that the stadium is used by the Chicago White Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers during spring training. The stadium is capable of holding approximately 13,000 people with a total of 10,000 seats. The stadium is currently home to the Glendale Desert Dogs and the Arizona League Dodgers. Be sure to check out the schedules for these teams, so you can watch one of their games during your visit! Phoenix is also very close to Scottsdale Stadium, which is located in Scottsdale, Arizona. This stadium is used by the San Francisco Giants and the Arizona League Giants.

 

Castles N’ Coasters

If you consider yourself to be an adrenaline junkie, you must visit Phoenix’s Castles N’ Coasters. The theme park is open throughout the year and is home to over 14 different rides. The park includes two water rides and two roller coasters. It was originally opened in 1976. At the time, the park was known as Golf N’ Stuff. After adding roller coasters and more riders in 1992, the park’s name was changed. It is truly a must see for families with younger kids or teens.