5 free things: Phoenix more than sun in the desert - Article Photos 1/10

A fisherman casts his line into the Tempe Town Lake, Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 in Tempe, Ariz. With cactus and strip malls obstructing the view at times, visitors could easily write Phoenix off as a place where water and culture are scarce. But this metropolis _ which includes upscale Scottsdale and college town Tempe _ is a nature lover's oasis with pristine peaks and vast Sonoran desert. (AP Photo/Matt York)