Visiting Scottsdale

I love Scottsdale. Ever since my first visit I’ve been in love.

So I love it when Scottsdale gets positive press.

Today Forbes ran an article on “Why You Should Visit Scottsdale Now.” Great title for an article.

For a city that gets more than 300 days of sunshine a year, it doesn’t take much to lure travelers to Scottsdale, Arizona. But with new places to stay and play, eat and explore—not to mention wintertime temperatures hovering in the mid-70s—there’s plenty of incentive to visit this desert oasis now.

The daytime party pool at The Saguaro. Photo courtesy Joie de Vivre Hospitality.

Where to Stay:

The November opening of The Saguaro ushered in a fresh splash of color to the sandy desert beiges all over Old Town Scottsdale. Previously Hotel Theodore, the boutique getaway underwent a $10-million renovation and opened as the first Joie de Vivre Hotels property outside of California.

Full article at

Here at we are constantly posting ideas for places to eat and visit in and around Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. Great to see national media giving us some love too!