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Rediscover Staycations

While we cherish "Home Sweet Home," you may be ready to step out and rediscover your city or one nearby with a much-needed staycation.

Whether it's for fun, a change of scenery, a new workspace or classroom that isn't in your house, or a combination of the above, staycations offer a getaway that isn't too far away.

Two couples walk through downtown Bisbee, Arizona  during a summer rainstorm
Downtown Bisbee, Arizona (Credit: Travel +Leisure)

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Leisure & Relaxation

Bespoke Travel: Arizona's Luxury Experiences

Private jets, personal chefs, hot-air balloon rides for two—they're the stuff of pop songs and Hollywood living; and, in Arizona, a perfect VIP...

Leisure & Relaxation

48 Hours in Jerome and Cottonwood

You could spend a week immersing yourself in the vibrant arts, culture, food and history in these two Verde Valley towns. But if you only have...

Eat & Drink

8 Outdoor Dining Options in Tucson

Dining al fresco in Tucson is a year-round experience, from winter's bright and brisk mornings to summer's warm evenings under star-filled...

Eat & Drink

16 Phoenix-Area Restaurants to Dine Outside

Why dine inside when these Phoenix-area restaurants give you "al fresco" options like airy patios and drinks with rooftop sunset views.

Eat & Drink

48 Hours in Prescott

Boasting a colorful boom-town history and a landscape of cliffs, lakes and rolling meadows, the mountain town of Prescott seems like a tough...

Road Trips & Tours

48 Hours in Bisbee

How is it that a once-raucous, 1880s mining camp morphed into—according to Sunset magazine—"the best small town to live in in the West"? Easy....

Places to Stay

Sleeper Hits: Arizona's Unusual Accommodations

From underground caverns to railroad cabooses, lodging options in Arizona surprise even the most seasoned traveler.

Places to Stay

10 Affordable Arizona Staycations for Families

Whether you’re planning a family reunion or holiday "travel," Arizona makes it easy to vacation en famille. Roomy accommodations? Check....