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Arizona Gardens Prime for Spring Flower Viewing


It’s springtime in Arizona, and the wild flowers are blooming at Tucson Botanical Gardens. Now through April 29, stop by for a leisurely stroll through the flowers. more
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Families Enjoy Baseball Pre-Season at Arizona Resort


Heading to Arizona for a little Spring Training action? Consider a stay at FireSky Resort and Spa, just minutes away from Scottsdale Stadium. The resort is offering a special 7th Inning Stretch package more
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Eileen’s best places for families to enjoy spring baseball on Foxnews.com


Eileen's top picks for Baseball Spring Training on Foxnews.com more
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Families Save with Arizona Spring Training Package


The Royal Palms Resort and Spa in Phoenix is helping baseball fans kick off the 2014 pre-season with its exciting new Triple Play package. more
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Phoenix resort offering families new way to reconnect and learn about food


The popular family-friendly resort in Phoenix, Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort is offering families a whole new way to reconnect, get their hands dirty and learn about food. Families are invited to join the resort’s Executive Chef at his urban garden for a private afternoon lunch or evening dinner featuring a four-course garden-to-table menu prepared with fresh ingredients picked from the garden. more
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End of summer package for family vacationers at Grand Canyon


Xanterra South Rim offers its End of Summer package, perfect for kids and families to experience Grand Canyon National Park at reduced prices before school starts again. The package features accommodations at Maswik or Yavapai Lodges, breakfast for two, one in-park motor coach tour for two and up to 20 percent off at Xanterra gift shops. more
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Scottsdale Princess celebrates 25th anniversary with special rates


Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, the AAA Five Diamond Arizona resort, is inviting guests to help celebrate its 25th Anniversary by enjoying a new 240-foot zip line, five pools and 200-foot water slides, recreational activities, award-winning spa, not to mention room rates starting at $125 per night through Labor Day (savings up to 45 percent!) more
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Take the family to see the butterflies in Scottsdale AZ


The largest butterfly pavilion in the United States is not open in Scottsdale, Arizona’s Sonora Desert. Butterfly Wonderland has thousands of butterflies from rain forests around the world, flying freely through the 10,000-square-foot glass atrium. more
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How about a bike ride in the dark in the Sonoran Desert?


Biking in the Sonoran Desert
It is pitch black and I am riding a bike through the Sonoran desert. Of course my bike has a light and I’m on a paved trail—a golf cart trail, actually at the expansive (some 1300 acres at the Boulders Resort in Scottsdale known for the distinctive giant boulders that look like snowmen made out of granite and have been here for millions of years. more
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Include a museum stop on your family’s Spring Break


Wherever you are this winter or wherever you’re planning to go for spring break (check out our ideas for Spring Break 2013, take time to visit a museum exhibit that would especially interest your family. more
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