Eating and Drinking in Bisbee, Arizona

Eating and Drinking in Bisbee, Arizona

So we’ve been to one Arizona town, and we’re ready to move in. Bisbee is great. It’s home to my new favorite bar, St. Elmo’s on Brewery¬†Gulch, and it’s home to a lot of other great restaurants and bars too. Here’s where we went and …

Bisbee, We Like You.

Bisbee, We Like You.

There’s just something about you, Bisbee. You are unapologetically insane. You’re ramshackle, you’re rough around the edges, and if we’re not careful, you might just pitch us down your hillsides or into your mines. You remind us of the steeper, rougher parts of Paris. Paul …

Bisbee, Arizona’s St. Elmo Bar: The Best Dive Bar in Arizona

Bisbee, Arizona’s St. Elmo Bar: The Best Dive Bar in Arizona

“Well, Cutler’s kinda a douche-bag,” I say to the guy next to me. “Yeah, that’s exactly it. I’ve watched him in Denver, I’ve watched him in Chicago, and that’s just it.” He’s got work boots on and an camouflage baseball hat. He nods in agreement. …

El Update de Comida Mexicana

El Update de Comida Mexicana

We’re fans of Mexican food. We tried to find good tacos in Burlington, Vermont. We loved eating Mexican food in Chicago. Now we’re in New Mexico and searching for more. First thoughts: the Mexican fast food available here is so, so much better than Taco …

Scared Sober on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

Scared Sober on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

September 12, 2009. We awoke in Bryce Canyon, Utah, and drove furiously south to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon to make the sunset and our campground reservation. It’s always painful to have to move through such beautiful country so quickly, but the pain …