Elements of Earth

Tesa’s extraordinary works are on full display at the prestigious Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art, located on Highway 179 in Sedona’s Gallery District.

Where History Comes To Life

Entering its 91st year, the Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) stands, a tribute to Flagstaff, the Colorado Plateau, and to the past, present and future that make this remarkable part of the country what it is.

Bridging The Past With The Present

Driving 65 miles per hour across the modern-day pavement, one might glance at that bridge, forgetting that this arid, rocky, region—scarce of vegetation—was once traversed on foot or horseback by the original American peoples.

A Tradition Of Hospitality

One beautiful autumn weekend, I made the trip to Flagstaff from Durango and thought I’d sojourn at Little America. After six hours on the road, I reached my destination and contentedly walked up the front steps and into the welcoming and luxurious lobby.

The Search For Planet X

In 1894, a wealthy Bostonian and Harvard cum laude mathematics graduate, Percival Lowell, founded the Lowell Observatory. Percival came from an aristocratic family.

Relax, Rejuvenate & Restore

Desperately desiring a break from the world of business meetings and soccer practices, bake sales and parent/teacher conferences and so on and so on? You are not alone. And relief is right around the corner.

A Modern American Bistro

When my colleague and I first walked into Josephine’s, it felt as though we were entering into the home of a lifelong family friend.

Real Estate Round-Table

Essential Durango joined four of the area’s realtors to look back over the past six months of the housing market and to discuss predictions for the upcoming season.

Harmony in the Hills

In Durango, July is a wonderful explosion of color, laughter, and long, luxurious summer days. The river flows beneath the warm sun and the wildflowers raise their faces toward the skies.