Winter Candy Sunsets and Sunrises

The sunsets in Colorado Springs have been breathtaking over the past month. Maybe I'm not up to see many sunrises, but I sure know a thing or two about sunsets. And these are particularly dazzling. Can you guess which is a sunset and which is a sunrise?

Where the Locals Go: Hillside Gardens, Colorado Springs

The summer concert series at Hillside Gardens is one of Colorado Springs's best kept secrets. Tourists just do not know about this spot. It's about 90% locals. But I'm going to share this with you. No extra charge 🙂 Every Wednesday from 6:30-8:30 PM, you can pay $5 (cash only) to enter this place that …

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Where the Locals Go: Colorado Springs Breakfast Edition

Colorado Springs gets a good amount of tourist traffic, especially in the summer. The Colorado Springs area is home to several tourist draws like Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs downtown, The Incline, and Pikes Peak. I recommend visiting all of those places if you're in town, but I suggest that for food, drinks, and …

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5 Solo Travel Destinations of 2015 Review

In January 2015, I set some goals for solo traveling to San Diego, Utah, Mesa Verde, the Grand Canyon, and Yellow Stone here . I had also booked a trip to Prague, Vienna, and Budapest in February. Most of my travel plans were thwarted because I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Despite my medical dramas, …

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