"Another world hidden in a canyon" Top 5 Page for this destination Bisbee by matcrazy1
Bisbee Travel Guide: 111 reviews and 365 photos
I should be disappointed about Bisbee. Because I arrived late, I couldn't see much. See further details in my Genaral Tip. But, despite some inconveniences, I really enjoyed my short time in Bisbee. It was surely more authentic than Tombstone. I liked its old charm, Victorian architecture, red rocks around, peace and quiet and its relaxed lifestyle. It is surely a different world from what many foreigners imagine the USA to be.
Bisbee was founded as a copper, gold, and silver mining town in 1880. It was one of the largest mining towns and the largest city between San Francisco and Saint Louis and was known for such bawdy locales as Brewery Gulch, then a stretch of rowdy saloons. Today, Bisbee is known for its stunning Victorian architecture, mild year-round climate and abundance of galleries and one-of-a-kind shops.
- Pros:Mule Mountains, architecture, people, slow lifestyle, shopping, art watching
- Cons:Driving, parking and short opening hours
- In a nutshell:SEE IT PERSONALLY!
Do not laugh at me, please. My foundest memory from Bisbee is a bit unique and refers to Mexico. Well, I had already... more travel advice
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