The Tucson Area

The Tucson Area Travel Guide

Articles about The Tucson Area

By Thomas Beller
I’d just driven 76 miles from Albuquerque down to Socorro, New Mexico. Across the town plaza was a fragment of Jumbo, a huge vessel meant to contain the conventional explosion of the first atomic bomb set off at the nearby Trinity site. It was a c...
By Kristin Conard
By Travelandleisure.com Staff
By Lyndsey Matthews
By Matt Haber

Restaurants in The Tucson Area

Cure a serious iron deficiency with a thick cut of steak, ostrich, bison, or the tried-and-true liver and onions. Don’t pass up the margaritas.

Things to do in The Tucson Area

One of the world’s largest telescopes sits atop Mount Hopkins. Amateur astronomers can check out the scaled-down models at the visitors’ center, 10 miles below.