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The Phoenix Sun

 

Arizona is HOT. However, between the desert and intense heat, there’s some beauty and unique culture that’s spread throughout the state. I had the opportunity to check out both Phoenix and Tempe while visiting my sister.

 

 

SoCal in December

 

Spending the holidays in a place like California is a unique experience. Coming from somebody who’s grown up in the midwest, snow and frigid temperatures are something you become accustomed to. But in San Diego, it’s nothing but palm trees and sunshine during that time of the year.

 

 

Cuban Fest in Downtown Milwaukee

 

During the summer, cultural street festivals are plentiful in Milwaukee. And one of the most popular is Cuban Fest, where the streets are closed in a section of downtown Milwaukee for authentic Cuban food/vendors, Cuban music, and everything else Cuban culture has to offer.