What I like Wednesday: Garden of the Gods

It's time I spotlight something a bit farther outside Denver than I've yet to do. There are places outside of the Denver area and its surrounding cities that deserve highlights too. There are places like Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs - a free park featuring beautiful red rocks and hiking trails. You can…

Garden of the Gods and Co Springs flea market

For part of the weekend, Gene, Sidney, and I went down to my parents' house where we played games, went to the Colorado Springs flea market, and visited Garden of the Gods. Saturday morning my dad took us to the flea market, a place that none of us had been to before. I have been…

Day trip: Garden of the Gods and Cave of the Winds

One day when Elisabeth was here, we ventured over to Colorado Springs, Colorado, to check out the Garden of the GodsĀ and the Cave of the Winds. First we took a tour in the cave. The Discovery Tour, which we took, cost $18 a person (for adults) and lasted about an hour. You get to walk…