Sedona Open Studios Tour – A Spring Event

At El Portal Sedona Hotel we love the art here in Sedona, and the Open Studios Tour is a wonderful event for visitors and locals alike. Here's [...]

Five Reasons to Visit the Grand Canyon Now

Let's get right to are our five reasons why you should visit the Grand Canyon now... This Natural Wonder is magnificent in winter. With a soft blanket [...]

Bringing Philosophy Outdoors to the Majestic Natural Beauty of Sedona – Finding Meaning in Sedona’s Red Rocks

Sedona, Arizona has long been recognized as a mystical place ideal for soul-searching and revelation. Visitors from all over the world are drawn to the awe-inspiring beauty [...]

Sedona VegFest 2018

Healthy World Sedona presents the Second Annual Sedona VegFest January 20 & 21, 2018 at the Sedona Performing Arts Center, 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Road. This [...]

Fall Open Studios Tour Presented by The Sedona Visual Artists Coalition

At El Portal Sedona Hotel we love to keep visitors, guests, and locals all informed about events in the Sedona area. Next weekend is no exception...The Fall [...]

Give an Inspired Gift this Holiday Season

Looking for an inspiring gift? Give your someone special a gift certificate to El Portal Sedona Hotel this holiday season. The boutique hotel inspires imagination, beauty, serenity, [...]

10 Reasons to Road Trip Arizona’s Verde Valley in the Fall

In the Verde Valley - a lush region in central Arizona - autumn is a particularly vibrant season. From fall colors to historical sites to the vineyards [...]

Arizona State Parks & Trails – Best in the U.S.!

We would like to share this with you -  our (Arizona's) State Parks System won the Gold Medal for the Best Managed in the USA by the [...]

Fabulous Sedona Festivals

Saturday, September 9 is the 45th Annual Fiesta del Tlaquepaque! From 11:00 am - 5:00 pm celebrate Mexican Independence Day with the heart pounding beats of Flamenco [...]

Sedona Vortexes – What Are They?

Time to test your "vortex" knowledge.  What is a vortex?  Are there different vortexes?   What do they do?  Where are they?  How many vortex sites are [...]