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    Colorado,  We12hike

    The best hikes in Colorado

    The best hikes in Colorado – the we12travel edition Welcome to another ‘the best hikes in …’ post where we tell you about our favorite hikes in a certain place on this globe. I always have a some problems with writing ‘the best hikes in’ because even though this may be our opinion, it’s not always necessarily the best hikes, as we haven’t done all hikes possible, so how can we say it’s the best hikes, right?   So anyway, as I was updating one of the most-read posts ever, called 5 cool things to do in Colorado for outdoor fans I realized this one needed an update too. I…

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    Colorado,  We12inspire

    5 must-do’s in Colorado for outdoor lovers

    When planning our first real US roadtrip a couple of years ago, many people told us to go to the West Coast, like any other tourist does. However we decided that instead of following the crowds, we’d head out to Colorado. Even though we only spent about a week there before moving on to Utah and Wyoming, we discovered it’s a true paradise for the adventure minded. Today we’ll share our favorite must-do’s in Colorado for outdoor lovers.   1. Shop at REI in Denver If you are flying to Colorado, you will most likely arrive in Denver. And basically, you just can’t leave Denver without visiting the REI Flagstore.…

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    Happy Halloween – The Stanley Hotel

    Even though Halloween is not celebrated in The Netherlands (if you come to someone’s doorstep trick-or-treating they will most likely punch you in the face!) I did get inspired to write a bit about a haunted experience we had during one of our journeys. Or at least were supposed to have… Do you remember the movie that starts with a car driving up the most stunning mountain road and that just hearing the music with it already gives you the creeps? It has the best opening credit ever (well, together with Scream). If you have no clue which movie I’m talking about, then take a look here. I’m talking about the movie “The…