Heading out into the desert, people aren’t always sure what to expect. But in Phoenix, you can anticipate a thriving desert metropolis that offers its own activities. The arts scene in Phoenix has gained national attention, and the museums are impressive. While the city itself has been in existence since 1861, the Phoenix culture goes back much further, as the Hohokam Indians lived here for nearly 1,000 years before it was populated. In Phoenix, you’re surrounded by an environment that’s different than anything you’ve ever experienced, with the parks and outdoor activities to prove it. Fortunately, Hyatt has more than enough places to stay in Phoenix.