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A Photo Tour of Virginia City, Nevada: The Richest Place on Earth

Virginia City Welcome Sign

Have you ever imagined living in another time? I know I have. Traveling makes it easy to visualize myself in another time and place. On my recent trip to Reno, I visited Virginia City. I was immediately transported back to the late 1800s, when this mining town was booming with activity. The main stretch of

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Revealing a Gem: Discover What Makes Reno A Must-See Destination

Reno Nevada

Reno surprised me. It had never been on my radar. It’s only a two-hour flight from Denver, but I never once thought to go there A few weeks ago, I was given the opportunity to visit Reno. And I figured, ‘why not.’ I really didn’t know what to expect when I got there. I assumed

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Mountain Attitude: A Neighborly Welcome in Crested Butte, Colorado

Crested Butte Mountain Resort

“Crested Butte is so far away.” That was always my excuse for not making the four and a half hour drive from Denver to this small mountain ski town. A couple weeks ago, I finally  “sucked it up” and hit the road to “Colorado’s last great ski town.” I won’t lie, it was a long

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9 Things to Do in Denver in the Winter

Denver in Winter

Most people travel to Colorado in the winter to enjoy the mountains. It makes sense. The mountains are the best place to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and many other outdoor winter activities. I get it. As a local, I’m up in the mountains a lot in the winter, enjoying the ski resorts as often as

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