Meteor Crater, near Winslow, Arizona, where Apollo astronauts were trained to collect rock samples. Photo: Alamy

50 years after moon landing, walk in Neil Armstrong’s footsteps at Nasa’s lunar training ground in Arizona

  • Flagstaff’s otherworldly legacy includes an earthbound Sea of Tranquility, blasted out of a cinder plain
  • Go stargazing at Lowell Observatory, spot the astronaut in Meteor Crater and marvel at rover models
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Meteor Crater, near Winslow, Arizona, where Apollo astronauts were trained to collect rock samples. Photo: Alamy
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Peter Neville-Hadley

Peter Neville-Hadley

Former China resident Peter Neville-Hadley is the author of multiple guides and reference works on China, and writes on Chinese culture and on cultural travel in general for assorted periodicals. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, The Sunday Times (UK), and numerous other newspapers and magazines around the world.