Casa Bonita Restaurant: 8 Questions for a Diver

Casa Bonita Restaurant: 8 Questions for a Diver 1

Casa Bonita, a Mexican restaurant in Lakewood, Colorado, has been offering live entertainment, Acapulco-style divers and a performing gorilla (don’t worry, it’s a guy in a suit) since the 1970s. Dubbed the second-largest indoor restaurant in the world back in the ‘90s, it can seat up to 1,100 people within its various rooms. A former … Read more

Pre-Ski Fuel-Ups: Where to Chow Down

Pre-Ski Fuel-Ups: Where to Chow Down 2

If you want to tuck into a hearty breakfast to fuel a full day of skiing, look for the lines outside local restaurants in your favorite ski towns. They’re usually a good barometer of the food inside.Or ask a ski instructor – who also needs a good breakfast under his or her belt before beginning … Read more

Visit Local Eateries in Grand Lake

Visit Local Eateries in Grand Lake 5

Grand Lake is situated near one of the main entrances to Rocky Mountain National Park, making this mountain community an excellent base from which to explore Colorado’s national treasure. It also has its own attractions, such as a western downtown boardwalk riddled with quaint shops, and the Beach at Grand Lake, which offers water-based activities … Read more

International Tastes Pervade Dining in Colorado Springs

International Tastes Pervade Dining in Colorado Springs 6

It has been said that variety is the spice of life; it keeps things interesting and prevents repetition and routine from taking over.  Colorado Springs takes this seriously and, as such, is a city that offers a number of different styles of cuisine. Should you find yourself passing through on your Colorado vacation, there are … Read more

Fine Mexican Food at Restaurants in Pueblo

Fine Mexican Food at Restaurants in Pueblo 7

When you visit Pueblo, Colorado, you have to find a place for good Mexican food. This region is famous for its locally grown chilies, and Mexican restaurants throughout the community capitalize on these flavorful peppers. Once you dine on Mexican in Pueblo, you will have trouble going somewhere else to enjoy these flavors. As you … Read more

Dive into the Ditch for Fraser’s Newest Dining Experience

Dive into the Ditch for Fraser's Newest Dining Experience 8

One of the biggest bonuses of living along Colorado’s Front Range is the proximity to some of America’s most beautiful mountain recreation areas. Even if you live in the heart of busy Denver, relief from the hectic pace of city life is easily within reach. For many locals, the down-to-earth getaway vacation spots in the … Read more

Dig In at Local Delis in Glenwood Springs

Dig In at Local Delis in Glenwood Springs 9

Located 40 miles north of Aspen and 60 miles west of Vail, Glenwood Springs is a popular destination for many who love to ski and hike. It sits near the Glenwood Canyon, which provides stunning views of the mountains. This breathtaking location has much to offer those who are looking for ideas for Colorado vacations. … Read more

Experience Asian Restaurants in Glenwood Springs

Experience Asian Restaurants in Glenwood Springs 10

The main draw of Glenwood Springs is its amazing hot springs pool. Here you can soak in healing, naturally warm mineral infused waters, and spend the day lounging with your family. You can also enjoy time hiking or skiing in the mountains that line this beautiful city on both sides. This makes it a popular … Read more

Visit Mangia! for Casual Italian in Idaho Springs

Visit Mangia! for Casual Italian in Idaho Springs 11

Idaho Springs is a community built out of the Gold Rush. It is located directly west of Denver, making it an excellent location to visit for those who want to be near the city, yet prefer the ambiance of a less urban Colorado vacation destination. It is named after a hot mineral spring that you … Read more

Start in Granby for Fun and Food

Start in Granby for Fun and Food 12

Granby, Colorado is located directly between Grand Lake and Winter Park.  Located on Highway 40 about 85 miles west of Denver, Granby itself provides year-round activities as well as numerous options nearby.  As it’s situated between two well-known tourist destinations, it’s a perfect home base for local activities. Winter Park is home to Winter Park … Read more