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Not your abuela‘s Día de los Muertos

While I was researching Day of the Dead festivities throughout the West for a Sunset slideshow, I found a ton of great-sounding events of all sizes and kinds. But when I started looking through the photos I’d gathered, the ones of Tucson’s All Souls Procession just blew my mind.

Sneak peek of Tucson’s Modernism Week

Fans of midcentury design, time to grab a ticket to Tucson. The Arizona city’s annual Modernism Week begins Friday, October 2, highlighting the way the architectural characteristics of MCM design were translated with regional materials–and how it continues to evolve. Some can’t-miss highlights: A walking tour of modern landmarks in downtown Tucson An intimate session with master sign maker Jude Cook […]

4 new hotels in the West, perfect for a staycation

The Top Hot Dog

This hot dog is a game changer, folks. The first time I had one, I almost lost my mind. Imagine a hot dog wrapped in bacon, topped with pinto beans & grilled onions and then garnished with chopped tomatoes, onions, jalapeno sauce, mayo and mustard with a side of grilled chiles and you have yourself a Sonoran hot dog. This […]