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    Gilbert (population 208,000) is the largest incorporated "town" (as opposed to "city") in the United States. Gilbert owes its beginnings to William "Bobby" Gilbert, who provided land to the Arizona Eastern Railway in 1902 to construct a rail line between Phoenix and Florence, Arizona. Incorporated in 1920, Gilbert was primarily a farming community fueled by the rail line and construction of the Roosevelt Dam and the Eastern and Consolidated Canals. It remained an agricultural town for many years and was known as the "Hay Capital of the World" from 1911 until the late 1920s.

    The Riparian at Water Ranch features hiking and equestrian trails open to the community. The preserve provides a great opportunity for wildlife and bird watching and is considered the premier bird watching facility in the Phoenix metropolitan region. Close to 250 species of birds have been sighted and many people come from different states and countries to see the beautiful and sometimes rare birds. The park boasts covered picnic areas, a dinosaur dig site, and campsites that can be reserved for a desert getaway. The preserve also has the valley's only astronomy observatory.

    Gilbert also offers six different golf courses.

    Ranked Fourth-Best Dog Park in the United States, Cosmo Park is named for Gilbert's first police dog: Cosmo van Blitsaerd of Holland. The park features a lake where dogs may swim and two dog wash stations.
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    • Chandler
      Chandler is in the Greater Phoenix area and has developed greatly in the last 10 years. It is home to several venues that are becoming more and more popular. Downtown Chandler is filled with both trendy and unique shops and restaurants, as well as eclectic art museums. It’s downtown district hosts a micro-brewery and winery, the only downtown area to have both in Arizona. Visitors can enjoy hiking, horseback riding and golfing on championship-level courses, among many other outdoor activities. Chandler boasts to have an average of 330 sunny days out of the year.

      It is located miles away from the international Sky Harbor airport and can easily be reached by Santan or Superstition Freeways.

      Chandler allows travelers to stay in a smaller city while still having access to all the venues and events in the Phoenix or Scottsdale areas.
      Chandler, AZ, USA
    • Mesa

      Mesa (population 457,000) was founded in January 1878 by Mormon pioneers, and the population of Mesa is approximately one tenth Mormon. In mesa the church of Jesus Christ operates the oldest temples for their latter day saints (The mesa Arizona temple ). The mesa city is in centre of that area where latter day saints residence is in the Phoenix Metropolitan areas.

      Mesa is home to the Arizona Museum of Natural History and the Champlin Fighter Museum.

      The city is served by Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (Allegiant and Westjet) as well as Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. The Metro Light Rail connects downtown Mesa with Tempe and Phoenix.

      Mesa, AZ, USA
    • 115 W 6th St #101
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      115 W 6th St #101, Tempe, AZ 85281, USA
    • Scottsdale
      If there was a test to dictate cities that are somewhat of an anomaly, Scottsdale could apply for entrance into the club and pass without a question asked. Located in the eastern part of Maricopa County in Arizona, right across from Phoenix, Scottsdale is considered a resort destination in the middle of the desert, with the New York Times describing the city as a desert version of Miami's South Beach, with plenty of late-night partying and a buzzing hotels scene. With a distinctly Western theme and style, Scottsdale is one of those upscale places where shopping and visiting takes a little more than a budget traveler can afford, but it is definitely worth the splurge if you want an all-inclusive experience.

      In many ways, Scottsdale is similar to a great number of British cities in the sense that there are over 130 miles of canals working their way through the entire city. The difference is that in Britain the canals are used for boating these days, and were once used for transportation of goods in between cities, whereas in Scottsdale they are used primarily for irrigation. It is these canals which have created the vibrant and green surroundings in the middle of the desert, and they are a perfect way to experience the earth like nature of the city away from the glitz and glamour of the resorts if you prefer walking, jogging, or cycling.

      Everything in Scottsdale relates to an all-inclusive experience. This is a resort town, which means it's all about shopping, eating out at restaurants, heading to the nearest health club, taking in many festivals and shows that make their way through every year, and generally just enjoying yourself. Nestled in a lush valley, Scottsdale is surrounded by desert terrain and mountains as well, so if you find yourself longing for a little bit of the outdoors it is definitely at your disposal, not to mention the views looking down at the city are spectacular.
      Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    • 916 W Adams St # 1
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      916 W Adams St # 1, Phoenix, AZ 85007, USA
    • 8350 E Raintree Dr
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      8350 E Raintree Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, USA
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      TravelBug Health 8757 E Bell Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, USA
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      20235 N Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024, USA
    • Glendale
      Glendale (population 255,000) is one of the major residential cities that border Phoenix to form the Phoenix Metropolitan Area (or simply "The Valley of the Sun").

      People may know Glendale primarily as the home of the Arizona Cardinals, which play at University of Phoenix Stadium. Camelback Ranch is also owned and operated by the city of Glendale and serves as the spring training homes of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox. The stadium holds 13,000 people.

      Glendale also includes Luke Air Force Base (home of the 56th Fighter Wing), ASU West Campus, and Midwestern University Glendale Campus.

      Locally, the city is well known for "Glendale Glitters," a Christmastime display of 1.5 million LED lights that illuminate sixteen blocks of Historic Downtown Glendale, making it the largest free holiday light display in Arizona.
      Glendale, AZ, USA
    • Peoria
      Peoria (population 154,000) is a major suburb of Phoenix, Arizona. Peoria is currently the sixth largest city in Arizona for land area, and the ninth largest for population.

      Travelers might most closely associate Peoria with baseball. With one of the country's best facilities for spring training -- not to mention year-round Arizona Summer and Fall League games -- and convenient access to just about every major sporting venue, Peoria is a sunny playground for sports lovers.

      Peoria is surrounded by the rugged beauty and breathtaking terrain of the Sonoran desert. Its stunning sunsets and statuesque saguaros serve as a spectacular backdrop for a city that beckons just about anyone to venture outdoors.

      Peoria is also home to the Challenger Space Center, which welcomes more than 33,000 students each year in a variety of field trips, workshops and team builders that provide important life skills in addition to a wealth of knowledge and opportunities for innovation and exploration.
      Peoria, AZ, USA

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    Graphic showing average weather in Gilbert in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan 10.1 24 50.2 9.4
    Feb 12.3 20.9 54.1 8.2
    Mar 14.9 19.9 58.8 7.8
    Apr 19.2 10.5 66.6 4.1
    May 23.7 4.3 74.7 1.7
    Jun 28.8 3.1 83.8 1.2
    Jul 32 27.4 89.6 10.8
    Aug 30.7 33.4 87.3 13.1
    Sep 28 21.4 82.4 8.4
    Oct 21.4 15.8 70.5 6.2
    Nov 14.8 14.4 58.6 5.7
    Dec 10.8 22.3 51.4 8.8

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