Travelboulder.com Is Now Offering Branded Content Marketing

  You know your business better than anyone. Act like a journalist and tell your unique story about what makes your company so special. Provide your copy, images and video to us and we will proof it and publish it on travelboulder.com.   Travelboulder.com branded content benefits include: Google search results Reaching locals and visitors […]

Why Boulder’s a Recycling Leader

Boulder is a green leader and environmental champion. It was even named a Climate Action Champion by the White House in 2016. Living Earth-friendly is a way of life in Boulder. For example, there’s a special program just to help local businesses reduce waste; you can find compost bins all along the Pearl Street Mall; […]

How to Eat Local Throughout the Winter

Even if there’s frost on the fields, even after the farmers market shuts down for the season, you can still eat local in Boulder County. Here’s how. 1. Shop the Winter Market The final farmers market was the weekend before Thanksgiving, but many local farms, ranchers and businesses still have stock. You can find a […]

Carousel of Happiness

As the animals whirl round and round, the world beyond the carousel melts into a blur of colors and sounds. Reality hangs on the melody of a 1913 Wurlitzer organ. No matter which seat you choose, you are riding history and a dream. Each hand-carved, wooden animal in the menagerie has its own story and […]

Weirdest Shops in Boulder County

The Amazing Garage Sale. Courtesy photo

You can tell a lot about a town by its stores. As the saying goes, where your money is, your heart is. Boulder’s heart will always be just a little offbeat. People talk about “old Boulder,” and that’s what the “Keep Boulder Weird” bumper stickers want to protect. You can keep Boulder weird by visiting […]

Quirky and Unique Houses In Boulder

As creative as Boulder is, it’s only fitting to find unique architecture and unusual homes in the area. You can find historic mansions, cute cabins, tiny homes and even tree houses, homes built underground and houses built into the side of the mountain. Many of Boulder’s most interesting homes are influenced by modern architecture in […]

Only in Boulder: A Psychedelic Trip Via Strobe Lights and a Vibrating Bed

You’d better sit down for this one. No, actually, lie down. That’s how a session at IReVibe starts. And where it goes from there is tough to explain. There’s one thing for certain, though: You’ve never gone here before. Imagine a way you could explore untouched corners of your consciousness and self-awareness in a psychedelic […]

15 Surprising Things You Can Get Delivered to Your Hotel Room

hotel room with wine glasses and flowers

You forgot to pack your hiking shoes. No need to wait in line at the store for a pair. You know you can just hop on your phone and have Amazon deliver them right to your hotel room. It’s the age of Bring It To Me, where you can have just about anything you could […]

Full Moon Boulder

Full Moon

In Boulder, the full moon is not just a natural phenomenon. It’s a special occasion. The next time you see that bright circle in the night sky, know that below it, in Boulder County, there are people hiking, doing yoga, meditating, reading poetry, dancing around fire, drumming and making art. The Boulder Poetry Tribe does […]

Meet the Most Boulder Business Ever: Carabiner Coffee

Carabiner Coffee's Ol' Blue

It’s one part coffee shop. A little bit food truck. It’s completely free-spirited. You wouldn’t expect anything else from a business set in a roaming 1971 VW Bus. “It’s about spreading as much love and inspiration as possible to those who wander up to the van to buy a cup of coffee,” founder Erik Gordon […]

Basecamp Boulder Hotel

A bed in the Basecamp Boulder Hotel. Courtesy photo

The heartbeat of travel is adventure. And one unique Boulder hotel thinks that should extend to the room you sleep in, too. Only here, can you go climbing at your hotel, before retiring to a room designed to look like a campsite with mats spread out under the night sky. Ultimate Guide to Boulder’s Neighborhoods […]

Happening Highlights

The other day, I was walking barefoot down the Pearl Street Mall drinking a cold brew when I stopped to get my palm read by a busker who claimed to be psychic. It wasn’t even the most Boulder thing I’ve ever done. It was barely up there on the Boulder Richter scale. Higher up there: […]