Elderhostel Border Culture ZZ Cattle Ranch


Cowboys and Indians: Legends of the Old West

Tucson and Nogales, Arizona

March 16 - 21, 2008


greeted by Jean Discorfano,


Corinne Holm Milton told us about the Native American Tribes


visited the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum


met their star attraction, "George" the mountain lion


and the Javalinas

More Photos from the Desert Museum


visited San Xavier Mission

More Photos from San Xavier Mission


the next morning we visited Lavender copper mine in Bisbee


saw the Copper Queen Hotel


and led around Bisbee by the Red Hat

More Photos from Bisbee


lunched at the Crystal Palace Saloon in Tombstone

More Photos from Tombstone


walked through Boot Hill

More Photos from Boot Hill


in the morning met Danny Bell, the rancher


heard more from Corinne Holm Norton
about Native American Arts and Crafts


had lunch at Pete's Kitchen


went to the ZZ Cattle Ranch

More Photos of the ZZ Cattle Ranch


where we met Danny Bell's family


were shown around Tumacacori National Monument

More Photos from Tumacacori


and visited the Tubac Presidio

More Photos from Tubac


before dinner Terry Rodriguez showed us Salsa Making


a younger Terry (Diaz) Rodriguez


Wanda Tucker introducing Roland Bibolet
who told us about life as a cowboy


on our last day we visited the Old Nogales Fire Station
now the Pimeria Alta Historical Society

More Photos from Nogales, Arixona


walked to Mexico


had lunch Elvira's restaurant


saw the life on the streets

More Photos from Nogales, Sonora, Mexico


and the old wall separating the two countries


and our last evening, a Mariachi performance

Short Video of the performance

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