• Arizona has more than 300 days of sunshine each year. You rarely have to worry about bad weather ruining outdoor activities like biking or hiking.

• Have you seen an Arizona sunset? They are B-E-A-U-T-I-F-U-L.

• Two words: Spring Training. For only $7, you can watch the big leaguers play ball.

• You’ve heard the cliché – “It’s a dry heat.” But trust us, it’s better than high humidity.

• The Grand Canyon is just three hours north of Phoenix.

• Afraid you’ll miss the snow? Head to Flagstaff (peak elevation 12,000- feet) during the winter for skiing or snowboarding.

• There are no mosquitos. That’s right, you can sit outside whenever you want without being attacked.

• No earthquakes, tornadoes or hurricanes. But we LOVE our monsoons. 

• Love golf? The Phoenix area has more than 190 courses!

• Everyone loves a college town: Tempe, home of ASU, is probably the best place to go on the weekend for a good time.

• There’s a variety of professional sports to cheer on, including Suns, Mercury, Diamondbacks, Coyotes and the Cardinals.

Palm trees! Feel like you’re on vacation 365 days a year.