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2139 W 44th Ave, Denver, CO 80211, USA
Common Grounds has always been one of the most popular coffeehouses in Denver. But when it moved from the Highlands area where it had been for decades, people where wondering what would happen to the business. On top of that, it had to close down...
1007 York St, Denver, CO 80206, USA
If you are ever in Denver, spend a relaxing day wandering through the Botanic Gardens. Every kind of landscape imaginable is just a few yards in any direction, from Kakaw trees with cocoa beans in an enclosed jungle, hot desert landscapes, to a...
2030 W 30th Ave, Denver, CO 80211, USA
You can see this from the rooftop deck at Vita, a fun Lower Highlands restaurant that has live music on the roof all summer. It's an amazing painting on the side of the old Olinger mortuary, which is now the bar and restaurant, Linger, which has...
206 E 13th Ave, Denver, CO 80203, USA
Whenever I visit my sister in Denver we come here and order just about one of everything on the menu. The tradition started when me mother (whom is vegan and celiac) joined us and was overjoyed with all the options that awaited her. The savory...
2620 16th St, Denver, CO 80211, USA
Enjoy authentic ice cream, gelato and sorbet at the iconic Little Man Ice Cream stand in Denver's Highlands neighborhood. There are a bunch of cool shops nearby so be sure to grab a scoop and wander around the area! (The REI flagship store is...
236 W 13th Ave, Denver, CO 80204, USA
If you are wandering the 16th Street Mall, Civic Center Park or the Denver Art Museum, visit Dozens Restaurant only a few minutes away. Dozens' is a great breakfast stop for its good food, relax atmosphere and friendly service. I like the Blue...
2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205, USA
Make your tour of the museum even more interesting by searching out tiny gnomes hidden in some of the background dioramas. Artist Kent Pendleton painted the tiny elves into the scenery—one is fishing, one is riding a dinosaur, another is an...
321 17th St, Denver, CO 80202, USA
The Brown Palace Hotel and Spa, a historic hotel in Downtown Denver offers guests a luxurious stay in an architecturally beautiful and well appointed building. From floral carpets and upholstery, marble columns, a grand stairway, and an atrium...
5201 Brighton Blvd, Denver, CO 80216, USA
Riverside Cemetery, founded in 1876, is Denver’s oldest operating cemetery and is designated as a National Historic District. Located just two miles north of downtown in the center of an industrial area, Riverside is truly a unique cultural...
800 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204, USA
Visiting new and emerging art galleries is always a lot of fun. Combine it with a once-a-month art walk, and you'll find yourself with an eclectic group of people enjoying everything from antiques and art, to food trucks and people watching. First...
200 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203, USA
While the gold dome always gets the attention, head to the lesser-known attic of the Colorado State Capital building to check out some historical gems. Mr. Brown's Attic is nestled, like a room out of Harry Potter, between the third floor and the...
1600 Champa St, Denver, CO 80202, USA
To get a sense of the serious city pride around here, stop by the I Heart Denver Store downtown, a gift shop run on a consignment model for locally produced crafts and souvenirs. Items range from Adam Sikorski’s Coloradical...
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