Sunset Over the McDowells

Sunset Over the McDowells
A magical view of the sun setting over the McDowell Mountains, one of the Valley’s largest mountain ranges, from The Club  balcony at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Northeast Phoenix. The resort boasts the largest ballroom in Arizona, champion golf at Wildfire and award-winning restaurants like Roy’s.  Such a wonderful place to wrap up another work week. JW Marriott Desert Ridge (map) 5350 E. Marriott Drive, Phoenix 480-293-5000 Related places: ...
May 14th, 2010 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
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Photo Friday: Drumming Down the Sun

Photo Friday: Drumming Down the Sun
Summer Solstice is the longest day of the year, and here in Niagara, we have a unique way of celebrating it: drumming down the sun. This event has been going on for 10 years, and it will continue this year on June 21st, starting at 8pm. This is a really neat community event, where people of all ages gather with drums and noise makers, and sing and dance their hearts out as the sun slowly sets over Lake Ontario. Crowds gather in Port Dalhousie at Lakeside Park (map) for this free event (although...
May 7th, 2010 | Megan Pasche | Read More | Comments: 2
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Escape to Sedona – Hike Cathedral Rock

Escape to Sedona – Hike Cathedral Rock
... to the beginning of the Cathedral Rock Trail on your left. The trail up is marked with cairns and is very steep — good hiking boots required! sunset view from the Sedona Airport Mesa After an invigorating hike, we drove to the Sedona Airport to watch the sunset.  For unobstructed views of the town, the airport mesa features an unforgettable sunset experience and easy hiking trails. One of my favorite places to watch an Arizona sunset, you will see the rock formations in the distance getting...
December 8th, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 3
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Sydney Photo Friday: Sunset at Sydney Harbour

... Sydney Harbour Bridge will always blow me away. What I love most is when I see it from a different point of view, as I do here in this photo. The sunset makes the sky glow, launching the buildings into silhouette which makes them look even more striking. Is Sydney an amazing city of what? Image source: Snapper’s Pics @ Flickr ...
July 3rd, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Photos, sunset, Sydney-Harbour-Bridge, Sydney-Opera-House