A cool, crisp Rocky Mountain stream like one sees in the Coors
with the Rockies in the background. I had to just do my best
Captain Morgan's pose!
I didn't get to ski in Breckenridge since we went in August, but it was
pretty cold compared to Denver both times I went there in the summer.
Here is a picture of me with the Rocky Mountains in the back ground off
main freeway connecting Denver and the mountain towns.
Vail Village is really neat with a nice blend of modern and old world
The Alpenrose is characteristic of the old world buildings in the Vail
I stayed at a loft suite at the Highline in Vail. The random
thunderstorms in the summer month made a nice background for the
One never knows what high end event is going on at the Four Seasons in
Vail! When we went there to have dinner, there was a super car
rally going on!
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my whirlwind road trip of the Mid West ended in 2009, we ended up going
to Breckenridge to unwind and relax before flying back home. I
found a nice massage studio in town and got a one hour Swedish massage
before walking around beautiful Breckenridge, CO. Breckenridge is
a ski town mainly, but there are things to do year round including nice
hikes along the small mountain river that makes its way down the
In 2021, I went to
Vail when I went to Glenwood Springs. Vail is another famous ski
town, but it was cool to visit during the summer. Vail is more
high end than Breckenridge, and I loved having dinner at Flame, the
signature restaurant at the Four Seasons. The Vail Village has
lots of nice restaurants, coffee shops, and a cool brewery called 7
Hermits. We stayed at the Highline, a Doubletree by Hilton
resort, and we were upgraded to a two story loft suite since I am a
Diamond member for HHonors.