Surviving Summer in Phoenix

How to Beat the Heat in the Valley of the Sun

Trees And Sky Seen Through Cave During Sunset
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Many people just can't handle the desert in the summer. But then there are others who say that summer is the best time to visit Phoenix. If summertime finds you in or planning to visit the Valley of the Sun, the best way to survive the summer is to just adapt. Here are some things to do in summer to cope with Phoenix's triple-digit temperatures.