Patricia Escarcega, Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tucson Local Expert

About Patricia

Patricia Escarcega works as a writer and editor in Phoenix.

Special Interests

Patricia knows a lot about:

  • Road trips
  • Southwest hiking destinations
  • Exploring ghost towns

Patricia's Special Recommendations for Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tucson

Patricia says, "Don't leave Phoenix without taking a scenic drive through South Mountain Park, a desert mountain preserve with panoramic views of the city."

10Best Lists by Patricia Escarcega

10Best List

10 Romantic Tucson Restaurants for Date Night

Tucson's best romantic dining spots score high in terms of excellent food and unbeatable ambiance. You'll find both these things in spades at Maynard's Market and Kitchen in Tucson. The restaurant is located in a...


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10 Best Free Things to Do in Scottsdale

Scottsdale is a sightseer's delight. The unique beauty of the Sonoran Desert serves as a backdrop for exploring the city, which manages to be at once both highly cosmopolitan and ruggedly Western. Even better, you...