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Signature Tucson dishes at a local restaurant
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Tucson is the first city in the USA to be designated a UNESCO City of Gastronomy.

Sun breaks through the clouds over a cactus tree in Tucson
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The sun shines 350 days of the year in Tucson.

A colorful trogon, one of Tucson's many bird species
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After the Amazon rainforest, Tucson hosts more bird species than anywhere else on earth.

Photo: Scott Olmstead