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Moon Denver, Boulder and Colorado Springs

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First Edition, May 2016
Pages: 276

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Price: $17.99 USD
ISBN: 9781631212918


Journalist Mindy Sink has lived in Denver for more than 15 years, and she shares her insider’s perspective on the Mile High City with interested travelers. Mindy covers the must-see sights, such as the Colorado State Capitol Building and Confluence Park, and local secrets like the Dikeou Collection, an international contemporary art collection on display to the public in an downtown office building, as well as entire chapters dedicated to the up and coming hip towns of Boulder and Colorado Springs. She also includes unique trip strategies for a variety of travelers, such as “Fun and Cheap in Denver,” Beat Generation Tour,” as well as a thorough review of cannabis tourism in the area, featuring dispensaries, cannabis clubs and tours, as well as 420-friendly lodging. With detailed information on restaurants and nightclubs in LoDo and nearby outdoor recreation like kayaking and bouldering, Moon Denver, Boulder, & Colorado Springs gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.


What’s inside Moon Denver

Enjoy the very best of Denver with these itineraries:
    • The Two-Day Best of Denver
    • Welcome to Beertown
    • 10 Places to Go on a Snow Day (Without Heading to the Slopes)
Discover the ins and outs of Denver’s neighborhoods.

Recommendations for the top restaurants, nightlife, shops, sights, and hotels in:

    • Downtown
    • Golden Triangle, Lincoln Park, and SoBo
    • LoDo and Platte River Valley
    • Capitol Hill and City Park
    • Highlands
    • Washington Park and Cherry Creek
    • Greater Denver
Take a trip outside the city with these excursions:
    • Golden
    • Boulder
    • Eldora Mountain Resort
    • Central City and Blackhawk
    • Rocky Mountain National Park
    • Colorado Springs
    • Manitou Springs
    • Winter Park Ski Resort
    • Vail
    • Fort Collins
Mindy Sink has roots on Colorado’s Front Range. She grew up in Boulder and moved to Denver right after high school. She’s had a chance to grow up herself here and now has watched as Denver itself has grown up into a full-fledged world-class city. As a journalist, Mindy has been writing about Denver and the greater Rocky Mountain region for years, including more than 10 years for the New York Times, as well as for Sunset Magazine, The Christian Science Monitor, and other well-known publications. In addition to Moon Denver, Boulder & Colorado Springs, she is the author of Walking Denver and co-author of Colorado Organic: Cooking Seasonally, Eating Locally. Mindy explores Denver with her husband, Mike, and their daughter, Sophie, as much as possible. The family loves to take vacations in Colorado Springs and make day trips to Fort Collins and Boulder. Whether riding bikes, visiting museums, hiking, or dining out, she is always thinking of the story she will tell about her experiences. Website: www.mindysink.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/mindy.sink.5 Twitter: @sinkm