Phoenix Journals

Discovering 120-Degree Cacti Land

A July 2005 trip to Phoenix by bjoelle@msn.com

Beautiful Desert Photo, Phoenix, Arizona More Photos
Quote: Fourth of July weekend was spent getting to know a new city. But with the heat of the desert summer in Pheonix, most of the discovering was done from behind the wheel of a pleasantly air-conditioned vehicle.

Discovering 120-Degree Cacti Land

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Beautiful Desert Photo, Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix iteself as a city, along with the surrounding environment, is really a pleasant trip. As someone who generally considers the only natural beauty to include all things green, Pheonix is surrounded by remarkably pretty desert countryside. I visited this city in early July, when temperatures soar, and visitors were complaining before they even left the airplane. However, the residents of Pheonix have made the city as comfortable as possible by including air-conditioning in every possible building. For instance, ATMs are located inside the small enclosed lobbies of banks, always open and always kept cool, in order to save the user from using machines outside in the heat. For the most par...Read More

Alice Cooperstown Phoenix

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Restaurant | "Cooperstown"

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Rocker Alice Cooper's own Cooperstown is a one-of-a-kind joint in downtown Phoenix that's a perfect place to grab a variety of burgers, sandwiches, appetizers, or salads. It's a great place to chill and hang out with a group of friends.Servers wear typical Cooper face paint, while a multitude of rock band and Hollywood actor photos adorn the walls. The place is huge, with scores of indoor and outdoor seats. An outdoor stage plays host to live music some Friday and Saturday nights. Lots of other fun events like free poker night and Halo 2 tournaments are listed on the restaurant's website.We had a nice lunch there that started with t...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 29, 2005

Alice Cooperstown Phoenix
101 E Jackson Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
(602) 253-7337