Colorado Springs is a city in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains famed for Pike’s Peak, natural vistas, family entertainment, ancient history, shopping, dining and nightlife. This city has become a popular holiday destination for its hiking and climbing opportunities as well as the chance to explore unique and astonishing natural sites like the Garden of the Gods, where hiking trails lead through spectacular rock formations resembling abstract sculptures. The Broadmoor Seven Falls offers the chance to visit multiple cascading falls. The Manitou Cliff Dwellings provide a look at ancient indigenous peoples through reconstructed ruins and a museum.

Olympic City houses the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum, which explores the history of Team USA, as well as the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Complex spanning 37 acres. At the Western Museum of Mining & Industry, visitors explore artefacts from the Gold Rush era, while the Ghost Town Museum allows you to explore an entire town with hands-on exhibits. At the National Museum of World War II Aviation, you’ll get up close to genuine restored aircraft from that era.

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    Colorado Springs is widely regarded as one of the best places to start exploring some of the most beautiful natural landmarks in the USA. Being at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, it has the Pikes Peak nearby and the stunning Garden of the Gods park right in the heart of the city. However, there’s so much more to see and...

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Where & what to eat in Colorado Springs

  • 10 Great Restaurants in Colorado Springs

    Great restaurants in Colorado Springs aren’t hard to find, which is good news if you’re hungry after a busy day exploring the Rocky Mountains. Most of the best restaurants in the city are in the bustling and vibrant city centre, but you can find excellent places to eat outside the city centre area too. We’ve eaten our way through the city...

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Where to shop & what to buy in Colorado Springs

  • 10 Best Places for Shopping in Colorado Springs

    Colorado Springs is home to a wide range of shopping options, from designer clothing to Old West collectables and everything in between. While the city is synonymous with adventure sports and spending time in the great outdoors, you also won’t lack for places to spend your money. Whether you're in the market for antiques, want to explore quaint boutiques, or you're...

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Where to go & what to do at night in Colorado Springs

  • 10 Best Things to Do After Dinner in Colorado Springs

    While Colorado Springs is synonymous with hiking, mountain biking, and other activities best done during the daylight hours, the city has a variety to offer once the sun sets, too. After you’ve enjoyed a delightful dinner, it’s time to head into the surrounding area to discover what awaits. Top after-dark attractions include the temptations of Tejon Street, unique arts, and crafts...

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