5 Ways to Escape the Summer Heat

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It’s summer again, and the Arizona heat is in full force. But that shouldn’t stop you from going out there and enjoying the season. There are many ways to beat the heat aside from staying at home with the AC in full blast. Here are 5 ways to escape the summer heat.

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Be Summer Ready

No matter where you go this summer, always bring the essentials – reusable water bottle, sunblock, mosquito repellent, and a small first aid kit. This may sound like a lot, but it pays to be ready. Be sure to look up the safety tips applicable to your summer destination. Most of all, stay comfortable. Wear light clothing and make sure to wear shoes appropriate to your destination.

Avoid Popular Day Tours

This is easier said than done – it simply is tempting to go to the usual tourist spots during the summer. However, you should take into account that other people will have the same idea too. As much as possible, avoid crowds. The fewer people, the less heat and stress. If you must, try going out before noon, or after sunset.

Book Rides In Advance

Plan your trip and book your rides in advance. Having an itinerary will help you make the most out of the summer. This also saves you from the hassle and stress of commuting. If you’re flying out of town, make sure you book a reliable taxi service to take you to the airport. You wouldn’t want to miss that flight!

Enjoy Indoor Spots During Day Time

You don’t have to go far to enjoy the summer. If you live in Arizona, there are lots of museums for you to visit. Visit places like the Phoenix Art Museum, Heard Museum, and the Tucson Museum of Art. What better way to escape the heat than to enjoy the local culture in an air-conditioned space?  

Explore Local Night Life

Downtown Phoenix never sleeps. Whether you’re a local or a tourist, there’s always something new to see. If you’re into music, The Nash and The Van Buren are your go-to venues. If you’re not  Take an evening stroll along Roosevelt Row, an urban space dedicated to art, and always bustling with activity.

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