Category Archives: Colorado

The 16 Colorado National Parks: Why & How to Visit Each One!

I’ve been to a few National Park Service sites in Colorado, and they never disappoint! Here are the US National Parks in Colorado so you can plan your own Colorado adventure. Can’t read now? Pin for later! How to Visit Colorado’s National Parks Well, if you’re a Colorado local then you probably already know that […]

13 Fairytale Castles in Colorado to Add Magic to Your Colorado Adventures

Colorado - Puebla - bishop castle is a home-made stone castle and popular tourist location for people on vacation in Southern Colorado near Pueblo and Colorado City. It is located inside the San Isabel National Forest.

I love seeing castles! I have spent time abroad exploring some of the most beautiful castles in the world and I can attest, seeing castles in Colorado can be just as exciting as seeing them in Europe! You just have to know where to look. Here are the best Colorado castles which you can find all over […]

17 Beautiful Beaches in Colorado for Your Next Summer Escape

Colorado - Colorado Beaches - Dillon lake reservoir with mountains in Colorado at summer day

Growing up in Oklahoma, we escaped to Colorado for its beautiful mountains, ski slopes, and yes, its beaches. The state is home to a sprawling and vast wilderness sprinkled with cool and relaxing lake getaway spots. Here are the best beaches in Colorado for you to plan your own lake retreat. There is easily a […]

27 Most Stunning Colorado Waterfalls

Tranquil scene of Hanging Lake Waterfall, Colorado, USA

Bridal Veil Falls Bridal Veil Falls in Colorado is considered the longest free-falling waterfall in the region. At 365 feet high, the Fall is located eastward through Telluride town towards the east of box canyon along Colorado avenue. Off-road and hiking trails will lead you to this magnificent fall. Bridal Veil Falls attracts tourists from […]

The 25 Best Colorado Scenic Drives

Alpine Loop Alpine Loop is a 65-mile treeless scenic byway with a breathtaking view. Located near Ouray, one of the most magical towns in Colorado because of its high altitude, Alpine Loop winds between the high mountains of Ouray, Silverton and Lake City. The drive through the Loop is only suitable for a four-wheel car […]

Best Small Towns in Colorado

Small towns in Colorado

Salida Salida is one of the most beautiful downtown districts in Chaffee County, Colorado. This statutory city is the most populous city in the county. Its name was derived from Spanish that is roughly translated to mean exit. This is because the community was founded over 100 years ago in 1880 at the upper end […]