Sunday, July 19, 2015


Williams, Arizona bills itself as the gateway to the Grand Canyon.

And indeed it is.

Just a one-hour straight run up Route 64 to Grand Canyon Village, on the south rim...

It is hard to describe the Grand Canyon, though words like spectacular and astonishing come to mind.

El Tovar Hotel:  fine dining with a view

Built in 1905, El Tovar is the only hotel on the Grand Canyon's rim.