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Winslow (Arizona)

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* Winslow owes much of its fame to the Eagles' hit song of the 1970s, "Take It Easy," with lyrics that talk about "standin' on the corner in Winslow, Arizona."  If you want to relive the song, the town has erected a small exhibit at Standin' on the Corner Park in the downtown area; go there and see if a girl in a bright red Ford slows down to take a look at you, as in the song lyrics.
  
 
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Revision as of 03:14, 30 January 2006

Winslow is a small town in the northern region of the state of Arizona, in the United States of America. While of limited tourism interest itself, it is one of the waypoints along historic Route 66 as well as a gateway to a number of regional attractions.

Get in

Winslow is on Interstate highway 40, which follows the roadway of old Route 66 through much of Arizona. Several state and local highways connect the town to Phoenix, about 150 miles away, which is a major commercial air hub. To get to Winslow from Phoenix, you'll just about have to drive.

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  • Winslow owes much of its fame to the Eagles' hit song of the 1970s, "Take It Easy," with lyrics that talk about "standin' on the corner in Winslow, Arizona." If you want to relive the song, the town has erected a small exhibit at Standin' on the Corner Park in the downtown area; go there and see if a girl in a bright red Ford slows down to take a look at you, as in the song lyrics.

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