TRAVEL DESTINATIONS AND ROUTES
Combine the tranquility of the Sonoran desert with lush green forests, meadows of wild ;owers, snowcapped mountains, and an abundance of wildlife to
experience the truly unique beauty of the Phoenix,
Tempe, and Scottsdale region. Add to this iconic
landscape a thriving cultural scene, delicious culinary
menus, and world-class entertainment and it’s easy to
see why so many people are relocating to the Greater
Phoenix area for their senior years.
Phoenix is America’s ;;h largest city and with this
title comes the unspoken promise of cultural diversity,
high quality arts, and cutting-edge museums.
Tempe is a gorgeous desert oasis and host to a variety
of year-round events and activities, including an annual
International Triathlon around the lake every May.
Scottsdale is a gol;ng paradise that entices visitors
from around the world. With mild winters and a high
concentration of galleries, spa resorts, and museums,
Scottsdale has something for everyone.
;is entire area is surrounded by national parks, not
far from the Grand Canyon, and has some of the most
sought-a;er active living communities in the state.
Tempe Town Lake
Right in the heart of Tempe, with its
buzzing urban gifts of outdoor concerts, an eclectic choice of cuisine,
and unique boutiques, is a pristine
lake where you can spend the
afternoon sailing across the clear
water or just relaxing on the sandy
The Arizona Science Center
Located in the center of downtown
Phoenix, this impressive center
features hundreds of interactive
exhibits in five spacious galleries, an
IMAX theater, and a 200-seat planetarium. Celebrate your inner geek
with all of the latest discoveries from
the fascinating world of science!
The Desert Botanical Gardens,
Discover the varied plant-life of
deserts from all over the world in
Papago Park, Phoenix. These stunning gardens cover around 140
acres and have literally hundreds
of different plants that provide a
riot of color throughout the spring
and summer months. Dedicated to
the preservation of desert plants,
these Botanical gardens offer both
a wealth of information and a great
SCO T TSDALE
Places to Visit