El Tovar Hotel

Nik Wallenda walks without any harnesses or any safety precautions on a tightrope stretched across the Little Colorado River Gorge near the Grand Canyon on June 23, 2013. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Historic Grand Canyon Hotel To Get Face-Lift

A luxury lodge resting on the edge of the Grand Canyon is set to get its second face-lift in a decade.


Getaway Guide: Weekend Road Trip to Grand Canyon, AZ

The natural wonder of the Grand Canyon lures millions of tourists from around the world every year to Arizona. Las Vegas is about 250 miles away, making this the perfect weekend getaway for locals who need to stand in awe of nature for a day or two. Pack up the car, stash a bit of cash and hit the road for a visit to one of the most stunning marvels the area has to offer.