Salt Lake City, UT: Restaurants: Red Iguana

Aside from Temple Square, the Mormon Church History museums, and the shopping, Salt Lake City has some very delicious restaurants.  “Red Iguana” Mexican restaurant is one of the most famous Salt Lake City restaurants and was even featured on Guy Fieri’s Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives.  Now, Salt Lake City and Utah for that matter are not known for their Mexican Food.  When you compare your choices of Mexican restaurants in Utah versus California, Arizona, Texas, etc etc etc. it can become frustrating for authentic Mexican food lovers to find a decent and authentic Mexican Restaurant.  Most Mexican restaurants in Utah are Americanized Tex-Mex food, places such as Cafe Rio and Costa Vida.  Such places are often thought of as an insult to authentic Mexican food lovers.

So one might ask where they can find good Authentic Mexican food in Utah.  Red Iguana is the answer.

(more…)


Utah: Zion National Park

A few words and phrases sum up what Zions National Park is all about: Unique, breath-taking, interesting, and at the same time, intimidating.  There are very few National Parks as great as this place in the world.  Why this is not one of the 7 Wonders of the World?  I don’t know.  It should be the 8 Wonders of the World, and this park should be in that list.

(more…)