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Tucson's Map and Flag Center

Tucson’s Map and Flag Center

I love maps.  In a distinctly fanatical way.  Always have, always will.  I love road maps, trail maps, new maps, and old maps.  Antique hand drawn maps make me feel all warm and fuzzy.  It started when I was a kid and the Air Force only reinforced my obsession by making me a helicopter pilot. […]

Best Tucson Whiskey Stores

Best Tucson Whiskey Stores

A large part of enjoying whiskey is actually finding it. Now I love a good whiskey hunt as much as the next guy, but some of you actually have to work for a living and can’t spend time running all over town looking for the perfect dram. So I thought I’d share the best establishments I’ve found for buying whiskey in Tucson. If all you are looking for is a Glenlivet or Johnny Walker, then any supermarket or corner beverage store will fill the bill, but if you’re looking for something new then check out these stores.

Tucson 2nd Annual Whisky Weekend

Tucson 2nd Annual Whisky Weekend

Hey all you Tucson Whisky Maniacs, the 2nd Annual Whisky Weekend is being held at the Hotel Congress on December 17-19th.  Click Here for Info. No I’m not sponsoring it and I’m not making any money off of it.  I’m just excited.  If you’re going leave a comment and I’ll look for you.  Maybe set […]

Tanque Verde Wash

Tanque Verde Wash

One of the great things about Tucson is that there are some fantastic places to walk.  During the summer, the washes (dried stream beds for those of you from wet places) are pretty unbearable but now that the weather has cooled they are a great place to put in some miles.  They are easy walks […]

Store Review: Total Wine & More, Tucson, AZ

Store Review: Total Wine & More, Tucson, AZ

A little slice of whisky heaven! I am a happy, happy man!  The liquor stores I have been frequenting in Tucson have a limited whisky selection and what they have is a bit overpriced.  The Beverage House on Broadway has maybe 25 Scotch single malt expressions and just a handful of Irish whiskies–just the common […]