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  • Bisbee Arizona
    Bisbee Historic Home Tour slated for November
    Bisbee, Arizona, once one of the richest mineral sites in the world, produced close to three million ounces of gold and more than eight billion pounds of copper in its heyday. Amazingly, in the early 1900s, the Bisbee community was the largest...
  • Bisbee Arizona
    Bisbee's ghost of Tex Edwards
    It was the week after Halloween, November 6, 1911, but the residents of Bisbee truly believed they had witnessed a ghost. It was as if the ground and trembled, a grave had opened, and a ghost was let loose and walking up the muddy Brewery Gulch...
  • Many Bisbee Buildings are thought to be haunted.
    Old Bisbee Ghost Tours: Hunt the ghosts with the monthly Ghost Hunt
    Bisbee, Arizona is an old mining town with fascinating brick buildings, an old mine you can tour, and... apparently ghosts to hunt.Fans who are envious of the ghost hunting equipment used on “Ghost Hunters” and other paranormal...
  • Bisbee - a Mining Town
    Bisbee: Gem and mineral show slated for Memorial Day Weekend
    Bisbee, home of mining, is bound to be a draw for those who love gems and minerals. And this Memorial Day weekend, there is plenty to draw you to Bisbee.Rock hounds will dig the Bisbee Gem & Mineral Show this weekend. Held at the Queen Mine...
  • Copper Queen Hotel
    A haunted honeymoon begins and ends in Arizona
    Edward O. Rouzer was the manager of the Copper Queen Hotel in Bisbee, Arizona when he proposed to Miss Mary Elizabeth Smith of Phoenix back in January of 1906. Their romanced had blossomed during a visit Mary had made to her sister Winifred...
  • Historic Tombstone
    Weekend Getaways in Arizona: Historic Tombstone
    This spring, take a weekend off and visit another historic town in Arizona; Tombstone is the most famous Wild West city in the history of the United States. Through the years, Hollywood has featured it in many movies, the most famous being &ldquo...
  • Bisbee, Arizona
    Weekend Getaways in Arizona: Historic Town of Bisbee
    Are you an Arizona resident or visitor looking for a weekend getaway? If so, choose to go to Bisbee. Nestled within the Mule Mountains, this historic town offers visitors a window into the past. The picturesque town founded in 1880 is home to the...
  • Scenic drive from Tucson to New Mexico - Mountain view in southern Arizona
    Scenic road trip: Tucson, Arizona to Las Cruces, New Mexico
    We drove from Santa Fe via Las Cruces to the Tucson area and took mainly freeways. I-25 and I-10 were efficient but perhaps not the most scenic.After our visit to the Tucson Gem Shows, we decided to do something different... drive the scenic route...
  • Copper Queen Hotel in Bisbee, AZ
    Bisbee's Copper Queen Hotel: Lunch and legends
    On our road trip back to Santa Fe from Tucson, we decided to go the scenic route and ended up in historic Bisbee just in time for lunch. It was a sunny day and so we decided to look for a place to have lunch outdoors. After all, once we returned...
  • Silver King Hotel
    Spirits of the Silver King Hotel in Bisbee AZ
    The Silver King Hotel sits along Bisbee’s Brewery Gulch and has provided the community with hotelaccommodations for over one hundred years. The building was constructed in 1900 when Bisbee was a thriving mining town and beginning a huge...
  • Bisbee New Year's Eve
    New Year's Eve in haunted Bisbee, Arizona
    Scores of New Year’s revelers head south to Bisbee, Arizona to bring in the new year with friends and family. This year the town was treated to a parade led by the WonderFools, and entertained by bands such as The Mission Creeps and The...
  • Bisbee's Brewery Gulch
    The ghost of Louis Maure returns nightly to scene of home in Bisbee AZ
    Unearthly groans echoing through the rooms, unseen people entering locked doors and walking about at will, and strange lights from unknown sources were being heard by the Mexicans who attempted to live in the four room stone house that was once...
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    Space available on upcoming day trips and getaways
    I recently took a day trip with Arizona Scenic Tours and enjoyed the day on the Apache Trail. Arizona Scenic Tours has some openings on upcoming tours: Sep 20 - 22: 3 day, 2 night tour to Sedona, Grand Canyon and Flagstaff. This tour begins with a...