Thursday April 2, 2020

Praising Arizona: the Copper State

Isabel Conway is blown away by the appealing vistas of the Grand Canyon

24th January, 2016
Take a boat trip along Antelope Canyon

Standing on the rim of the Grand Canyon it is easy to scare yourself silly, peering over the edge of this staggering abyss. But you don’t know the half of it until you have been up there as forked lightning illuminates the monstrous, pink and brown and grey and orange slabs of rock.

Blackness follows, and then a terrifyingly close explosion of thunder echoing through one of Earth’s most powerful landscapes, as I...

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