“Authentic” is the adjective that best describes Tucson and Southern Arizona. Tucson’s strong sense of belonging is directly related to his cultural heritage, which is rich in Spanish, Mexican and Western influences. A cultural wealth to discover and that we also find in the typical cuisine of the Southwest. From the austere beauty of the Sonoran Desert to the raw splendor of the five mountain ranges that surround it, this captivating city offers visitors the freedom to explore. Discover a rugged landscape, historic hotels and establishments, the history of the Wild West and dozens of festive events organized annually.
With many museums, Tucson is a city that easily reveals its true personality. The majority of the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum of Natural History is open-air, inviting you to stroll along its trails to discover the diverse desert habitats that are home to 230 species of animals and 1,200 types of plants. Admire the huge collection of Native American artifacts at the Arizona State Museum, located on the campus of the University of Arizona. Visit the San Xavier del Bac mission, a historic Spanish mission whose parish is still active. Experience military and aerospace history at the Pima Air and Space Museum and the Titan Missile Museum. And of course, you can not leave Tucson without going for a walk in the old town where 300 Wild West films and series were shot, or without having visited the nearby town of Tombstone where the famous OK Corral shooting took place. Browse adult personals ads in Doublelist Tucson.