Tuesday, August 16, 2011
And of course we've been hiking. A lot. So much in fact that we've lost weight and gotten fit and feeling good in just two weeks!
(On top of the Independece Pass, entrance to Aspen)
We visited cities like Denver and Colorado Springs (loved the latter!), smaller towns like trendy, green and hippie-ish Boulder, cozy Frisco and Breckenridge where we walked a fourteener (ca 4300 moh) and stayed at a lovely and romantic b&b - Fireside Inn. And of course Aspen - my favorite amongst them, posh, stylish and so for the rich and famous.
I know Colorado is a skiers paradise and that it's a mecca come winter, but this really is paradise in the summertime. Nice, hot days and cooler nights (which makes sleeping wonderful and fresh compared to überhot NYC at this time of the year).
(Up close and personal in Rocky Mountains)
(A nice dinner at Gisella in Aspen)
We hiked almost a 60 miles or 100 km - and had some amazing views. I recommend going:) But today it's back to New York and Brooklyn, baby!
Xoxo from the moutains and the city,
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