Aurora Activities: From Active to Artistic

There was a movie about the things you can do in Denver when you’re dead but a better question would be what can you do when you’re alive in Aurora?  Nestled in between Denver and Buckley Air Force Base and just south of the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, this city offers a number … Read more Aurora Activities: From Active to Artistic

Base Your Travel Plans From Aurora, Colorado

Aurora, Colorado is one of the closest suburbs to Denver, providing those visiting Denver with an excellent location from which to base their travel. Aurora, Colorado vacations provide a blend of personal charm with big-city amenities. While some opt to stay in Aurora while visiting Denver because of its close proximity and convenience to the … Read more Base Your Travel Plans From Aurora, Colorado

Art and Fine Dining at Bent Fork in Aurora

Aurora, Colorado makes an ideal location to stay when visiting the greater Denver area. Close enough to Denver almost to be considered part of the city, yet with its own distinct personality, Aurora has all that you need for a relaxing vacation or a convenient business getaway. From top-notch hotels to delectable restaurants, you will … Read more Art and Fine Dining at Bent Fork in Aurora

Discover Art As You Discover Aurora

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Driving down the street on your way to your favorite activity in Aurora, CO can be an exciting adventure on its own. For the art lover, the journey may be enjoyed as much as the final destination. Aurora is a community with civic pride, and in my opinion, you won’t see proof of that more … Read more Discover Art As You Discover Aurora

Aloft in Aurora: A Unique Experience

There are many reasons that would bring you to Aurora on your Colorado vacation, whether it is for their annual trout fishing competitions or their pumpkin chuckin’ events.  Whatever the reason may be, the city of Aurora has a great deal to offer those looking for a change of pace or scenery.  With a unique … Read more Aloft in Aurora: A Unique Experience

Bender’s Brat Haus: Simple and Fresh

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Some people celebrate the birth of a child with a cigar or a bottle of expensive wine. My family? They celebrated my birth in a different way. They went out to Bender’s Brat Haus and brought back krautburgers for the whole family to enjoy at the hospital. Bender’s has had a special place in my … Read more Bender’s Brat Haus: Simple and Fresh

Aurora’s Fox: Top-Quality Theater

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Some 65 years ago, Aurora, Colorado’s, Quonset hut-style Fox Theatre opened with the Robert Young and Dorothy McGuire film, “Claudia and David.” Its stepped stadium seating area at the rear was unusual at the time, but it was welcome, as it is today, for the venue’s stage shows and concerts. Built by architect Charles Dunwoody … Read more Aurora’s Fox: Top-Quality Theater

Aurora’s Rancho Liborio: Ole’

In Colorado, Latin American food rules the restaurant scene. Cuisines of central and South America can be found in venues ranging from El Salvadorean papusa carts in the suburbs, to exquisite modern Mexican restaurants in Englewood, Lone Tree and downtown Denver, to an endless selection of taquerias and casual restaurants throughout Colorado. Whether you pride … Read more Aurora’s Rancho Liborio: Ole’

5 Great Food Markets: From Asian to Mexican and Beyond

Wonder where to find those hard-to-find grocery items? Or are you looking for something unusual? Here are five unique markets in Denver that you won’t want to miss. H-Mart 2751 S. Parker Rd. Aurora, Colorado 80014 303-745-4592 Why we love it: Arguably one of the nation’s most spectacular Asian markets with aisles and aisles of … Read more 5 Great Food Markets: From Asian to Mexican and Beyond

Cinema Grill Aurora: Family Fun Without a Hassle

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Looking for dinner and a movie… with children?  Then head to the Cinema Grill in Aurora, Colorado. An evening of being led to a table in the far back corner of a restaurant as a hostess warily eyes my pint-sized crew, knowing that a single cracker in those cute little hands has the potential to … Read more Cinema Grill Aurora: Family Fun Without a Hassle

Seoul BBQ: Korean Barbecue in Aurora

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The best place to find Korean markets and barbecue restaurants in Colorado must be along South Havana Street in Aurora. There are so many hole-in-the-wall joints with telltale Korean script on the signs in this part of town you can practically smell the kimchi from your car. After much deliberation and consultation, we chose Seoul … Read more Seoul BBQ: Korean Barbecue in Aurora