Photo of the Week: Mt. Evans

http://tripsortreats.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/065-141x190.jpg

Here, you will find the highest paved road in North America. After parking and hiking the remaining 130 feet to the top (14, 264 feet). What you get are incredible views that are slightly scary (ok, really scary) when you …

Posted in Photo Of The Week | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Favorite Travel Moments of 2013

http://tripsortreats.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/209-142x190.jpg

2013 has been a busy but incredible year. I traveled more this year than I have any other year. It may be a small amount to some, but you fit in what you can when you have a full-time job. …

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments

Colorado Springs: 3 Things to See for Free

http://tripsortreats.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/126-190x141.jpg

Colorado is a beautiful state. For me, summer is the best time to visit because I don’t like cold weather. Yes, I know I live in the Midwest but it doesn’t mean I like winter. Colorado summers are a great …

Posted in Travel Tips | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Flower, A Song, Or My Dinner?

Edelweiss is a white flower found in the Alps. It’s also a show tune from The Sound of Music. More importantly, it’s where I ate dinner in Colorado Springs. Edelweiss Restaurant serves authentic German cuisine in a renovated school house …

Posted in Treats | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Pizza and Honey?

http://tripsortreats.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/image4-190x141.jpg

I like the standard fare pizza. Sausage, pepperoni, and hamburger, hold the veggies. Most people have their favorite pizza joint, I know I do. So while traveling through Colorado, I was told I had to try Beau Jo’s Pizza. The …

Posted in I Ate What? | Tagged , , | 1 Comment