Denver CO is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. Referred to as the Mile High City because of its elevation, Denver enjoys more than 300 days of sunshine annually. The city is extremely diverse and home to some of the best entertainment and dining options anywhere. There are also plenty of attractions and outdoor recreation opportunities which ensure everyone in the family will find something they enjoy.
The city is home to an extensive and robust arts and culture scene ranging from unique art districts to world-class museums. If you are an art lover, Art Week is a great time to visit the many galleries and museums.
If you appreciate good street art, explore the city while looking at the work of Denver street artists. They are creating a spectacular urban landscape by using the city’s building exteriors, alleyways, garage doors, warehouses and storefronts as canvases.
If you enjoy visiting different attractions, the city offers a buffet of choices. The brewery tours provide visitors a behind-the-scenes look at how craft beers are made and take visitors through world’s largest single-site brewery.
If you’re into amusement parks and enjoy the thrill of riding roller coasters, this city has them all. Elitch Gardens Theme Park features the new Star Flyer which spins riders at 50 mph 17 stories above the ground. Talk about a great view!
The city also features a one-of-a-kind ride, the Half Pipe which sends riders down a ten-story half pipe. These brave souls can reach speeds as high as 60 mph. The ride is only a minute long, but what a minute!
Visitors to the city should make it a point to visit the Zoo, the 16th St. Mall in Downtown, the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave, and the Colorado Railroad Museum.
Denver is a city filled with fun and adventure. The options are many, get out and explore the city.