Sedona – a Dream Destination for the Solo Traveler

Traveling alone offers a special magic that is often lost when traveling with companions. Solo travelers are able to fully immerse themselves in their destinations and explore [...]

Visit Sedona this Winter and be Amazed!

The breathtaking red rocks are dusted with snow, sunny blue skies are speckled with frothy white clouds, and less people are visiting our gorgeous little city! Not convinced? Maybe [...]

What to do in Sedona…National Forest Service Approved

Sedona offers a wide array of activities, events and festivals for visitors to experience. From art hikes to van tours, there is so much to do and [...]

Sedona, Arizona – Destination Art

Sedona Red Rock Artists Open Studio Tour October 22 and 23.   A group of 27 professional artists in Sedona and Cornville are excited to open their private studios [...]

Discovering Family Fun in Stunning Sedona Part I

With its intense natural beauty, peaceful, spiritual vibe, and world-renowned outdoor activities, Sedona is not always considered a destination for family friendly fun.  While it is true [...]

Hiking RULES!

You can read this two ways; one - hiking indeed does rule! OR the rules of hiking... Here are our top hiking rules to keep you safe [...]

Sedona Hiking Trails ~ Soldiers Pass

Pet friendly El Portal Sedona Hotel offers guests personalized concierge services for the Sedona area, including recommendations on the numerous hiking trails. Let's hike Soldiers Pass Trail! This [...]

Palatki Ruins and Honanki Indian Ruins

Did you know Sedona is located near two different Native American ruin sites: the Palatki Ruins and the Honanki Indian Ruins?  These two villages were lively centers [...]

Ten Reasons to Stay in a Boutique Hotel

When you travel, there are always plenty of options when it comes to choosing accommodations.  All too often, travelers fall back on well-worn choices, choosing the stay [...]