One of the many, many things that makes First Nations cultures so beautiful is their sheer diversity. So, when we heard about the Manitou Cliff Dwellings and museum in Colorado Springs, we immediately added it to our itinerary. Read more about our visit now!
Here’s the thing. The Pike’s Peak train isn’t a bad idea. But if you’re looking to experience this Colorado Springs fixture in all its glory, do yourself a favor and drive up to the Pike’s Peak summit.
Most outdoorsy folk have heard of Red Rocks. So imagine our surprise when we saw “Red Rocks” on Google Maps about 5 minutes down the road from the restaurant we were sitting in in Colorado Springs! Naturally, we finished our lunch and set out – at which point we discovered Red Rock Canyon Open Space.
Colorado Springs’s greatest claim to fame is Garden of the Gods, with its towering red rock formations. But if you drive out onto the plains, you’ll find the Paint Mines Interpretive Park, conclusive proof that not every rock in this amazing place is red.
There are so many things to do in Stanley Park, it’ll make your head spin. From First Nations art, to age-old trees, to lovely beaches prime for enjoying good weather, we found there’s something for everyone in this huge park.
Vancouver is known for many things, but the Stanley Park Seawall ranks pretty high on that list. With its well-maintained path and historical attractions, this is a wonderful place to spend a beautiful day with family, friends, or just out for a solo stroll. Walk with us!
Without a doubt, Vancouver is one of the most unique cities we’ve had the pleasure of visiting in our travels. But as with any destination, there are some things you just have to do when you visit, and these are the ones that definitely made an impression – and our list!
Granville Island: one of Vancouver’s most famous attractions which isn’t, in fact, an island; and is, in fact, a sprawling, vibrant urban market. Filled to bursting with local artists and artisans, growers, and cafes, there’s something for everyone, and it’s a great way to spend a day. Read more!