Denver, Colorado, known as the mile high city, lures millions each year with its wide range of spectacular recreation opportunities. Within a 30 mile radius of the city, you can go skiing, golfing, visit remarkable hot springs, and enjoy world class dining and shopping- all on the same Denver vacation.
With mountains looming over the horizon from practically every angle, views around Denver are spectacular, which is great if you desire to soak in the sites while still enjoying an urban vacation experience. If you decide to stay in the city, just one of the hidden gems that Denver vacations can offer you is the "LoDo" district. Short for Lower Downtown Denver, LoDo is where you can really feel the excitement of the city. Filled with 26 blocks of hip warehouses that have been converted into roof top cafés, bistros, pubs, and jazz clubs, LoDo is one of the more "stylish" places to be on your Denver vacation.
If you are looking for art and culture, then make sure to spend a day of your Denver vacation strolling the 30 plus art galleries in Denver's Santa Fe arts district. And after working up an appetite, head over to the Highlands, which boasts some of the best dining in the city.
Denver vacations are meant to be experienced in a way that brings you the real sense of what it is like to live in this one-of-a-kind city. From the Victorian shops, to the fast-paced nightlife, you just have to explore as much as you can put your finger on the pulse of the city. Traditional cultural activities can be found at the Acoma Theater, if you'd prefer to soak up some culture while remaining
If recreation is what you're after, with over 200 parks and 850 miles of biking trails, you'll find plenty of great opportunities to keep active within the confines of the city. If you are looking for something a little out of the ordinary, you can try white water rafting on the premiere Cache La Poudre River.
Whether you are planning a trip to one of Denver's historic Bed and Breakfasts or luxurious resort properties, your Denver vacation simply will not be complete without a truly cozy hotel room, where you can relax after your daily excursions.