14 Places That Show Off The Unexpected Beauty Of Arizona’s Deserts
Most people think of the desert and immediately think of some stereotypical sights: dry, sandy, barren landscapes that can barely sustain life. However, Arizonans (and Arizonans at heart) know that the desert comes in all forms and not only can sustain life but is home to some of the most stunning landscapes you will ever see. Here are 14 incredible examples that show off the desert’s unexpected beauty.
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Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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