Destinations

Video: Comcast’s Out West Heads to “Elitch Gardens”

In this episode of Out West for Xfinity Comcast, we head to Elitch Gardens in Downtown Denver- the only theme and water park in the entire country. Here, you will find more than 50 rides, shops and attractions plus the Island Kingdom Waterpark. The park was established in 1890...

Myths Busted 5 Misconceptions About Cuba
Myths Busted: 5 Misconceptions About Cuba

Like so many other travelers, I couldn’t wait to get to Cuba. Now that restrictions to visit are loosening (though you still need to be on a people-to-people program with an approved operator at this point), many people worry that the disconnected island will become...

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Chasing Adventure in La Jolla From Surfing to Kayaking With Whales

  La Jolla is home to some of the best beaches in all of California, its beautiful seven-mile shoreline sporadically punctuated by scenic cliffs. Twelve miles to the north of San Diego, it’s an upscale vacation destination that doesn’t feel like a tourist trap. Instead, find...

Maize in the City by Day, Haunted Field of Screams By Night

  Fifteen minutes outside of Denver, enjoy a family-friendly corn maze by day and haunted field by night through October 31 It’s time for one of the most fun-inspired holidays of the year: Halloween! Whether you’ve got little kids that love fall activities, or you’re a big...

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Chasing the Sun For A Winter Warm Up in Pacific Beach

I can feel the temps start to drop, which means I have to chase the sun West for a winter warm up. One of my favorite spots to get to know is San Diego, which is known as the birthplace of California. It's chock full of...

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Why Palm Springs Should Not Be Overlooked For Millennial Travelers

Palm Springs has a reputation as a retirement community but for millennial travelers it’s not a place that should be overlooked. That's because the Greater Palm Springs area, which is part of the Coachella Valley (of Coachella festival fame) that also includes eight other communities, meets...

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Chicago Has All The Makings of An Addictive City

Chicago is so addictive. I cannot visit the Windy City enough, and if I wait to long between visits, I find myself in serious withdrawal. Why? There's just always so much going on here, and with new attractions opening daily, I never manage to see...

Top 5 Things to do in Winter Park, Colorado

Here are the top 5 things to do in Winter Park, Colorado. Everything from dog sledding, night skiing, tubing and fat biking at Snow Mountain Ranch: 1. Fat Biking Adventure starts on a fat bike at Snow Mountain Ranch where there are 10 kilometers of trails designated just...

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Things To Do in Minneapolis

With easy access to lakes and other outdoor attractions, there are plenty of things to do in Minneapolis, the perfect getaway destination for active travelers who also enjoy a bit of urban sophistication. For the best views of skyscrapers and nature combined, lace up your...

Quin Hotel in New York City

  The Quin Hotel, a midtown Manhattan spot just few blocks from Central Park, is preserving its storied past by making art a focal point. Before the hotel opened in the winter of 2013, it was the residential Buckingham Hotel, which attracted talented folks like artist...