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The Top Golf Courses in Phoenix


July 18, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

Golf can be a productive pastime for seniors. Not only can it provide entertainment, but it can also help provide healthy physical activity. Spending time on a golf course can be very advantageous for maintaining mobility. Here are some of the top golf courses in the Phoenix Area.

Some of the Most Popular Card Games for Seniors


July 13, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

Playing games can provide all the stimulation needed for the brain to get activated, improving concentration and memory.

There is some research to back the case for games being able to slow down the onset and effects of Alzheimer’s in the elderly. Games have the potential to keep the minds of seniors suffering from dementia, occupied and active.

7 Amazing Books to Read by the Pool


June 20, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

There’s nothing like lying down in the sun by the pool and reading an engrossing book. Good books can be relaxing and mentally satisfying, not to mention they can keep your brain sharp. Here are seven amazing books that you will have a good time reading by the pool this summer.

Best Restaurants in the Phoenix Area


May 17, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

Phoenix has emerged as the epitome of Arizona cuisine. With its culinary scene soaring beyond the skies, Phoenix now has abundance of restaurants and bistros that specialize in satisfying your gastronomic desires. If you plan on visiting the heart of Arizona, make sure to check out the top 10 restaurants in the Phoenix Area:

Little Miss BBQ

A distinct joint situated in a less crowded area of Phoenix, this eatery stands out for flawlessly produced Central Texas-styled BBQ cooked in a pecan wood stove.

Barrio Café Gran Reserva

With a profusion of visual attractions including works of contemporary artists, romantic ambiance and topnotch customer service, this café exalts Mexican cuisines and redefines it for fine-dining.

Durant’s

For years, Durant’s has been the nucleus of succulent steaks, palatable drinks, and excellent customer care.  Offering a diverse variety that encompasses all kinds of meaty cuisines, Durant’s main objective is to tantalize its customer’s taste buds.

Crudo

A blend of classic Italian with Japanese, Crudo’s sashimi-style seafood menu is to die for. The menu lists cuisines deliberately constructed using seasonal cultivations.  The menu ranges from a griglia menu to an archetypal mozza.

Kai

A den of Native American gastronomy, this bistro artistically constructs dishes of fresh, organic and self-produced farm ingredients. Some of Kai’s creative cuisines include grilled buffalo tenderloin and an oxtail-merguez sausage frittata. Visiting this restaurant is a win-win situation in every case because not only do you get to devour delicious cuisines, you also get to savor in its wine tasting menu.

Nobuo at Teeter House

Regarded as one of the most exquisite Japanese restaurants in Phoenix, this restaurant sits at the base of South Mountain in a naturally charming setting. Offering a variety of cuisines that are cleverly infusions by Chef Nobuo Fukuda, this restaurant dares to do something different.

Quiessence at the Farm At South Mountain

Located in the heart of a pecan tree-lined farm, this restaurant offers a distinctive dining experience under the glimmering sky. With seasonal hand-picked ingredients, the restaurant’s culinary experts offer exotic seasonal dishes to offer something unique every time you visit.

Binkley’s Restaurant

This restaurant specializes in giving its customers the best experience. Here you get to devour a vast variety of flavors from a 20 course meal. With starters served in an open-air veranda, drinks in the bar and cuisines in the dining area, this restaurant is the perfect date-night diner.

Pizzeria Bianco

If you’re looking for Neapolitan pizza, this is the place to go to. With traditional wood-oven baked pizzas, Bianco’s flavors leave you craving more.

A Different Point of View

Devour the scrumptious entrees in both vegan and meaty options as you savor the city from the zenith of the North Central Phoenix Mountain.

These 10 top restaurants in the Phoenix Area are a must visit!

Why Moving To Phoenix Is the Right Choice for You


May 10, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

Thinking about where to retire ? Don’t know which city would suit you best? If you enjoy the summers more than winters and the occasional lizard doesn’t terrify you, Phoenix may be the best choice for your move.

Let’s have a look at some of best reasons why moving to Phoenix is the right choice for you:

1.No Jackets and Wooly Caps

Phoenix is known for its hot weather. Yes, the word is hot! Temperatures can go well above 100 degrees Farhenheit. If you were living in a cold place before, and are tired of it, you will absolutely love Phoenix. There will be no need for you to cover yourself in multiple layers of clothing.

You won’t need any jackets or fur coats or wooly caps. You can easily roam the outdoors in your shorts and tank tops. Think about that gorgeous tan!

2.Exciting and Adventurous Encounters

Phoenix is in the middle of a desert and is home to hills, mountains and plants that you probably have not seen before. You can enjoy an adventurous time in Phoenix with golf, hiking in the desert or even strolling around examining the various cacti.

 Phoenix also has plenty of critters to encounter. Despite the heat, the desert’s open spaces are full of life – javelina (small wild pigs), snakes, lizards, coyotes, myriad birds and more call the Valley of the Sun home.

3.It’s Hard to Get Lost

Phoenix roads are built on a grid. Each grid is a mile square. On the outside of the grid are commercial buildings, shopping centers, etc. Inside the grid are residential neighborhoods, parks, golf courses, etc. Even though the metro area is huge, everything you need is pretty close.

4.Facilities for Assisted Living

Lots of people retire in Phoenix to enjoy the dry climate and amazing winter weather. Therefore, there are many assisted-living facilities to choose from. The number of choices can be overwhelming, but we here at the Palazzo encourage you to come into our facility and ask us as many questions as you can.

5.Great Community for the Elderly

Phoenix, Arizona offers the kind of living which is a true American dream. If you have family members who need assisted or independent living then there couldn’t be a better place to move than Phoenix. The Palazzo is a great facility that can accommodate the elders in your family quite well. In addition to the comforts of independent living, lovely weather and an adventurous lifestyle await you in Phoenix. So, pack your bags and begin your journey towards one of the best places to live in the world!   

Top 10 Things to Do in Phoenix on the Weekend


May 04, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

Phoenix, AZ is one of the most culturally rich and scenic cities in Arizona. Offering panoramic natural views, Phoenix is the perfect destination to spend a fun and fulfilling weekend.

Looking for something to do in the city? Below is a list of the top 10 things to do in Phoenix on the weekend:

  1. Camelback Mountain

Camelback Mountain is popular among visitors and locals alike for its trails where they hike to the top of the steep trail to soak in the majestic views of the city. So plan a hiking trip with your folks and revel in the panoramic views from the mountain’s peak.

  1. Taliesin West

Frank Lloyd Wright ushered in the era of modern architecture in America. He wintered here at Taliesin West, where he experimented with new building forms and taught budding architects his vision of the world.

  1. Phoenix Zoo

This is a world-class zoo with a diverse range of animals. Experience the wildlife safari train and take a look at the diverse collection of wild animals and birds.

  1. Desert Botanical Garden

This extraordinary garden is a home to desert cacti species and a number of other trees and flowers that are only grown in the dessert. The landscaping is simply amazing, but the garden is also supplemented with artworks from world-renowned artists like Dale Chihuly.

  1. Phoenix Art Museum

If you have a knack for art, then this is the perfect place to visit on the weekend. Home to a number of different legendary art works, the Phoenix Art Museum hosts art collections of diverse tastes including those of Frederic Remington, Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Georgia O’Keeffe.

  1. Musical Instrument Museum

Delve into a collection of over 6000 musical instruments from all over the world from different time periods. In this museum, you discover old records, concert recordings and even clothes of notable musicians.

  1. Heard Museum

Home to hundreds of Native American artifacts, Heard Museum is the perfect place to learn more about the origins of Arizona. With a wide range of exhibitions, this museum offers enchanting contemporary art that really adds value to the city’s cultural development.

  1. Children’s Museum of Phoenix

This museum is the ideal place to spend an afternoon with the grandchildren. The museum offers a noodle forest, a fort building area, a miniature market and many other activities that would keep your little ones preoccupied.

  1. Golf Courses

The weekend doesn’t have to be boring when you can hit any of the local golf courses in Phoenix with the gang to enjoy a friendly sport.

  1. Spas

To unwind the week’s stress, head off to any of the exquisite spas in Phoenix over the weekend and pamper yourself to a complete care treatment.

Phoenix Community Event Calendar Top Picks Feb. 12 to Feb. 17


February 11, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

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Phoenix Community Event Calendar Top Picks Feb. 5 to Feb. 10


February 04, 2018 in: Events/Things To Do,

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